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Unsettled Settlers

Unsettled Settlers:
Barriers to Integration

Edited by Soheila Pashang

ISBN 13: 978-1-897160-68-8

Pub date: Jan 2012

Contents [pdf]

Preface
Introduction
Soheila Pashang 1
PART ONE – IMMIGRATION POLICIES
Chapter 1 A Race-Based Analysis of Canada’s Immigration Policy
Avvy Go 13
Chapter 2 Sexual Minorities, Migration, and the Remaining Boundaries of Canadian Immigration and
Refugee Laws
Nicole LaViolette 29
PART TWO – SETTLEMENT SECTORS AND BEST PRACTICES
Chapter 3 History of Settlement Services in Ontario
Debbie Douglas & Amy Casipullai 55
Chapter 4 Doing Anti-Oppressive Settlement Work: A Critical Framework for Practice
Jennifer Clarke 79
PART THREE – MULTICULTURALISM, RACIAL EQUITY AND
ANTI-RACIST EDUCATION

Chapter 5 Multiculturalism and Citizenship in Canada as Policy and Discourse: Approaches and Challenges
Salah Hassanpour 105
Chapter 6 The Relevance of Anti-Racist Education
George J. Sefa Dei 123
PART FOUR – THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM AND
VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN

Chapter 7 Myths and Realities: Intersections of the
Criminal Justice System with Immigration Status
Soheila Pashang and Siavosh Pashang 147
Chapter 8 Violence against Immigrant and Refugee Women
Angie Rupra 173
PART FIVE – HEALTH CONDITIONS OF IMMIGRANTS AND REFUGEES
Chapter 9 Mental Health Problems of Refugees Who Have
Suffered Trauma
Donald Payne 197
Chapter 10 General Health Issues Facing Newcomers to Canada
James Sugiyama 211
PART SIX – HOUSING NEEDS OF IMMIGRANTS
Chapter 11 The Legitimacy of Canadian Sanctuary:
Civil Disobedience or Platform for Human Rights Dialogue?
Lisa Min 233
Chapter 12 Refugee Houses: Addressing the Immediate Housing Needs of Refugees in Toronto
Phlip Ackerman, Francisco Rico & Loly Rico 253
Chapter 13 Experiences of Homelessness among Women and Families with Precarious Status in Toronto
Emily Paradis 277
PART SEVEN – EMPLOYMENT
Chapter 14 Historical and Current Labour Market Experience of Racialized Immigrants in Canada: Advancing Structural Intervention
Ajamu Nangwaya 301
Chapter 15 Persistent Challenges and Possible Solutions: Skilled Immigrant Employment in Canada
Sophia Lowe & Kuziva Ziramba 323
Subject Index 351
Author Index 353

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