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(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2014)

Document title

Indigeneity, immigrant newcomers and interculturalism in Winnipeg, Canada

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

GYEPI-GARBRAH J. ; WALKER R. ;

  • Dept. of Geography and Planning, Univ. of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, CANADA
  • Dept. of Political Studies, Univ. of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, CANADA

Abstract

Using a case study of Ka Ni Kanichihk Inc. (KNK), an Indigenous organisation in the city of Win-nipeg, Canada, this research contributes to the emerging framework of intercultural urbanism. First, it shows that Indigenous and newcomer participants are beginning their co-existence, mostly in inner-city neighbourhoods, with low levels of interaction, mutual misunderstanding and misperceptions. Second, that Through the initiatives of KNK and partner organisations, cross-cultural understanding and relationships are being built, overcoming social distance

Source

Article of periodic

published at : Urban studies / ISSN 0042-0980

Editor : Longman Group, Harlow - ROYAUME-UNI (1964)

Millesime : 2014, vol. 51, no9 [pp. 1795-1811]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.

Language

Anglais

Digital Object Identifier

Go to electronic document thanks to its DOI : doi:10.1177/0042098013502826

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