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Legislated inequality

temporary labour migration in Canada

by Patti Tamara Lenard

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Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Kanada,
  • Travailleurs migrants,
  • Foreign workers,
  • Migrant labor,
  • Saisonarbeitskra˜fte,
  • Travailleurs etrangers,
  • Migrationspolitik,
  • Ungelernte Arbeitskra˜fte,
  • Agrarberufe,
  • Einwanderungsrecht,
  • Conditions sociales,
  • Arbeitsmigranten,
  • Social conditions,
  • Foreign Agricultural laborers,
  • Arbeitsbedingungen,
  • Travailleurs agricoles etrangers

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-375) and index.

    Statementedited by Patti Tamara Lenard, Christine Straehle
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD8104 .L44 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 407 pages ;
    Number of Pages407
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26581137M
    ISBN 100773540415, 0773540423
    ISBN 109780773540415, 9780773540422
    LC Control Number2012406795
    OCLC/WorldCa782101027

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