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Title The Punjabis in British Columbia : location, labour, First Nations, and multiculturalism / Kamala Elizabeth Nayar.
Imprint Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2012.

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Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps.
Series McGill-Queen's studies in ethnic history. Series two ; 31
McGill-Queen's studies in ethnic history. Series two ; 31.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Panjabis (South Asian people) -- British Columbia -- Skeena River Region -- Economic conditions -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Panjabis (South Asian people) -- British Columbia -- Skeena River Region -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Immigrants -- British Columbia -- Skeena River Region -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies.
Panjabis (South Asian people) -- British Columbia -- Migrations -- Case studies.
Rural-urban migration -- British Columbia -- Case studies.
Multiculturalism -- British Columbia -- Case studies.
British Columbia -- Ethnic relations -- Case studies.
British Columbia -- Emigration and immigration -- Case studies.
British Columbia.
1900-1999
Genre Electronic books.
Case studies.
History.
Case studies.
Contents Setting the Stage: Ethnicity, Labour, and Multiculturalism -- Men, Labour, and Family Economics in the Skeena Region -- The First Journey: From Village Punjab to a Remote bc Town -- Women, Household Labour, and Paid Work -- A Woman's Journey: From Pardah to the Paid Workforce -- Occupational Segregation, Intercultural Conflict, and Mediation -- Cultural Synergy, Ethnic Insularity, and the Public Sphere I -- Cultural Synergy, Ethnic Insularity, and the Public Sphere II -- The Second Journey: From Remote Towns to Urban Centres -- Summary and Conclusions: Resiliency, Cultural Synergy, and Citizenship.
Other Title Print version: Nayar, Kamala Elizabeth. Punjabis in British Columbia : Location, Labour, First Nations, and Multiculturalism. Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2014 9780773540705