posted by organizer: nicholsl || 1424 views || tracked by 2 users: [display]

Critical Immigration Policy Issues 2015 : Call for Papers: Critical Immigration Context and Policy Issues in Canada

FacebookTwitterLinkedInGoogle

 
When Jan 11, 2015 - Feb 13, 2015
Where Toronto
Submission Deadline Feb 13, 2015
 

Call For Papers

Please forward widely
Call for Chapter Contribution
for a forthcoming (2016) edited book called
“Critical Immigration Context and Policy Issues in Canada”
(Working Title)
by editors Leslie J. Nichols and Mojgan Rahbari-Jawoko

The anthology is to present new empirical research that takes a critical look at
Canadian immigration context and policy.

Approach
This book will offer a multi-disciplinary perspective and focus on the prominent themes in the context of immigration, settlement, integration, and related policy issues. A wide range of leading and emerging expert academic researchers will contribute individual chapters to this book. The group of scholars will consist of those who engage in critical analysis of the Canadian Immigration, settlement, and integration policies. The book will be separated into two parts; the first half of the book will critically analyze contemporary immigration policy issues including, but not limited to, the following:
• The point system,
• The business program,
• The refugee system,
• Temporary foreign workers,
• Same-sex family reunification,
• Skill trades program, etc.

The second half will delve into settlement and integration issues and policies including, but not limited to, the following:
• Employment related policies such as English language training,
• Retraining supports,
• EI,
• Foreign credential accreditation, and
• Related socio-economic policies such as health care, family reunification, newcomer food and security, and housing, etc.

If you are interested, please contact
lesliejane.nichols@ryerson.ca and mrahbari@stanford.edu
by February 13th, 2015
Please state
• The title of your chapter,
• A brief summary of the chapter (300 words)
• A bio (50 words)
• Tentative headings and subheadings

Related Resources

CIRR 2018   Croatian International Relations Review Special Issue on European Union and Challenges of Cultural Policies: Critical Perspectives
S4CIP 2018   3rd International Workshop on Safety & Security aSSurance for Critical Infrastructures Protection
PHuN 2018   Second Annual Posthuman Network (PHuN) Graduate Student Conference
SSSCC 2018   Smart, Sustainable and Safe Cities Conference
CIDOB 2018   Rethinking Development Using the History of International Cooperation: Alternative Critical Approaches
Tiny Modern Myths 2018   Tiny Modern Myths Series: celebrating Roland Barthes' Mythologies
OWT 10 Years On 2018   On Whose Terms?: Ten Years On (in Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and the Arts)
RayBrowneConference 2018   CFP: 2018 Ray Browne Conference on Cultural and Critical Studies
Historiography of Civilization 2018   Critical Perspectives on the Historiography of Civilization
RCPS-2018   Francesco Flammini