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Title Confronting discrimination and inequality in China : Chinese and Canadian perspectives / edited by Errol P. Mendes and Sakunthula Srighanthan.

Published Ottawa : University of Ottawa Press, ©2009.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xvi, 421 pages) : illustrations.
Series Actexpress, 1480-4743
Books at JSTOR Open Access
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents pt. 1. Discrimination against rural and migrant workers -- pt. 2. Discrimination agalnst women -- pt. 3. Discrimination against the disabled -- pt. 4. Against those living with HIV/Aids -- pt. 5. Discrimination against minorities.
Summary Confronting Discrimination and Inequality in China focuses on the most challenging areas of discrimination and inequality in China, including discrimination faced by HIV/AIDS afflicted individuals, rural populations, migrant workers, women, people with disabilities, and ethnic minorities. The Canadian contributors offer rich regional, national, and international perspectives on how constitutions, laws, policies, and practices, both in Canada and in other parts of the world, battle discrimination and the conflicts that rise out of it. The Chinese contributors include some of the most independen.
Other author Mendes, Errol.
Srighanthan, Sakunthala, 1950-
JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Discrimination -- China.
Equality -- China.
Human rights -- China.
Human rights advocacy -- China.
Human rights -- Canada.
China -- Social policy.
China -- Social conditions -- 2000-
China -- Social conditions -- 1976-2000.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780776617800 (electronic bk.)
077661780X (electronic bk.)