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Jobs and Justice - Fighting Discrimination in Wartime Canada, 1939-1945

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Informationen zum Autor Carmela K. Patrias is an associate professor in the Department of History at Brock University. Klappentext Juxtaposing a discussion of state policy with ideas of race and citizenship in Canadian civil society, Carmela K. Patrias shows how minority activists were able to bring national attention to racist employment discrimination during the Second World War and obtain official condemnation of such discrimination. Zusammenfassung Juxtaposing a discussion of state policy with ideas of race and citizenship in Canadian civil society! Carmela K. Patrias shows how minority activists were able to bring national attention to racist employment discrimination during the Second World War and obtain official condemnation of such discrimination. Inhaltsverzeichnis Introduction PART ONE: Invidious Distinctions * Employment Discrimination and State Complicity PART TWO Discrimination Is Sabotage: Minority Accommodation! Protest and Resistance * Jews * Other Racialized Citizens * The Disenfranchised PART THREE: Ambivalent Allies: Anglo-Saxon Critics of Discrimination * Mainstream Critics and the Burden of Inherited Ideas * Labour and the Left PART FOUR: Anglo-Saxon Guardianship * Anglo-Saxon Guardianship Conclusion

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Authors Carmela Patrias, Carmela K. Patrias, Carmela/ Irondelle Patrias
Publisher University of Toronto Press
 
Languages English
Product format Paperback / Softback
Released 30.05.2011
 
EAN 9781442611283
ISBN 978-1-4426-1128-3
No. of pages 256
Subjects Humanities, art, music > History > Regional and national histories
Non-fiction book > History > Miscellaneous
Social sciences, law, business > Business > General, dictionaries

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