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Author McDonald, Shirley A
Title Farm Workers in Western Canada : Injustices and Activism
Imprint Edmonton : The University of Alberta Press, 2016
©2016
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Descript 1 online resource (257 pages)
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Note Front cover -- Title page -- Copyright page -- Dedication -- Epigraph -- Contents -- Acknowledgements | McDonald -- Introduction | Barnetspn & McDonald -- 1 Capitalist Farms, Vulnerable Workers | Barnetson -- 2 The Personal Experiences of an Alberta Farm Worker and Activist | Dunlop with McDonald -- 3 Georgic Themes and Myths of Entitlement in the Life Writing of Prairie Settlers | McDonald -- 4 Cows, Meat, People | Broadway -- 5 A Temporary Program for Permanent Gains | Bucklaschuk -- 6 Working Away | Hamm -- 7 Farming the Constitution | Koshan et al. -- 8 BC-Grown | Preibisch -- 9 Labouring in the "Four-Season Paradise" | Tomic and Trumper -- Contributors -- Index -- Other Titles from The University of Alberta Press
In-depth look at social, political, and economic conditions affecting farm workers' struggles for their rights
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: McDonald, Shirley A. Farm Workers in Western Canada : Injustices and Activism Edmonton : The University of Alberta Press,c2016 9781772121384
Subject Agricultural laborers--Legal status, laws, etc.--Canada, Western
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Alt Author Barnetson, Bob
Broadway, Michael J
Bucklaschuk, Jill
Contractor, Delna
Dunlop, Darlene A
Hambly (Takasugi), Brynna
Hamm, Zane
Kennett, Paul
Koshan, Jennifer
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