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Aging in a multicultural Canada.

Aging in a multicultural Canada.

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Published by Policy, Analysis and Research Directorate, Secretary of State in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Older people -- Canada -- Statistics.,
  • Minority older people -- Canada -- Statistics.,
  • Multiculturalism -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Title on added t.p. : Le vieillissement dans un Canada multiculturel.

    Other titlesLe Vieillissement dans un Canada multiculturel.
    ContributionsCanada. Multiculturalism. Policy, Analysis and Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20655824M

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    The Office on Aging is the focal point for APA activities pertaining to aging. Its mission is to promote the application of psychological knowledge to issues affecting the health and well-being of older adults. The Office on Aging also supports the work of the APA Committee on Aging. In a vibrant, multicultural society, representing the richness of students’ lives in a class or school library takes a conscious effort. Including writers and fictional characters with a variety of backgrounds, beliefs, and life circumstances is a way to increase the chances that students will find both windows and mirrors in the library—books that reflect their lives, and ones that give.

    History of Literature in Canada PDF By:Reingard M. Nischik Published on by Camden House. The development of literature in Canada with an eye to its multicultural, multiethnic, multilingual nature. This Book was ranked at 15 by Google Books for keyword Literature Fiction Contemporary best seller. Educators have a particular interest in multicultural education and the use of literature as an avenue for the exploration and celebration of diversity within Canada. There is a need to understand the interdependence of all people in a global culture and an urgent need for peace and understanding. Five works of children's literature "Very Last First Time" by J. Andrews, "Ghost Train" by P. Yee.


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