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Perspectives on racism and the human services sector : a case for change

Perspectives on racism and the human services sector : a case for change

Author: Carl E James
Publisher: Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [1996]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Today's social services agencies are faced with the challenge of responding to the diverse needs and expectations of a growing multicultural population. This volume examines race and racism in Canada from historical and contemporary perspectives and explores the extent to which these factors operate within social services systems related to immigration, settlement, the justice system, health, and education. The  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Perspectives on racism and the human services sector.
Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©1996
(DLC) 96140542
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carl E James
ISBN: 9781442678385 1442678380 1281997269 9781281997265
OCLC Number: 244768058
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 266 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction: Proposing an Anti-Racism Framework for Change --
Ch. 1. Race, Culture, and Identity / Carl E. James --
Comments: Disturbing the Silence: Reflections on Racism and Aboriginal People / Corinne Mount Pleasant-Jette --
Comments: Reflections on Racism / Rosemary Brown and Cleta Brown --
Ch. 2. A Historical Perspective on Racism / Akwatu Khenti --
Ch. 3. Manufacturing Racism: The Two Faces of Canadian Development / Valerie Bedassigae-Pheasant --
Ch. 4. Racism in Canadian Immigration Policy / David Matas --
Ch. 5. Race, Racism, and the Justice System / Joanne St. Lewis --
Ch. 6. Anti-Semitism in Canada: Realities, Remedies, and Implications for Anti-Racism / Karen Mock --
Comments: Racism and the Issue of Voice / Kass Sunderji --
Comments: Social Services Agencies' Role in the Fight against Racism / Rosemary Brown and Cleta Brown --
Ch. 7. The Impact of Racism on the Education of Social Service Workers / Carole Pigler Christensen.
Responsibility: edited by Carl E. James.
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The collection also proposes an anti-racism approach to service provision to produce a system that is beneficial to all Canadians, particularly Aboriginals and racial and ethnic minorities.  Read more...


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