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Migrant women in Canada

Monica Boyd

Migrant women in Canada

profiles and policies

by Monica Boyd

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Published by Employment and Immigration Canada, Immigration in [Ottawa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women immigrants -- Canada,
  • Women alien labor -- Canada

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesImmigrantes au Canada, profils et politiques
    StatementMonica Boyd.
    SeriesImmigration research working paper -- no. 2
    ContributionsCanada. Employment and Immigration Canada (Dept.). Immigration, Canada. Status of Women Canada, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Monitoring Panel on Migrant Women.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 60, 61, iii p. ;
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15086487M

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