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McDonald / Barnetson

Farm Workers in Western Canada

Injustices and Activism

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Buch. Softcover

2016

256 S

In englischer Sprache

Alberta Press. ISBN 978-1-77212-138-4

Format (B x L): 15,2 x 22,9 cm

Gewicht: 650 g

Produktbeschreibung

Acknowledgements xi
Introduction xiii
Bob Barnetson and Shirley A. McDonald
ONE
CAPITALIST FARMS, VULNERABLE WORKERS
The Political Economy of Farm Work in Alberta 1
Bob Barnetson
TWO
THE PERSONAL EXPERIENCES OF AN ALBERTA FARM WORKER
AND ACTIVIST 31
Darlene A. Dunlop with Shirley A. McDonald
THREE
GEORGIC THEMES AND MYTHS OF ENTITLEMENT IN
THE LIFE WRITING OF PRAIRIE SETTLERS 53
Shirley A. McDonald
FOUR
COWS, MEAT, PEOPLE
The Social Effects of Migrant Meat Processors in Brooks, Alberta 81
Michael J. Broadway
FIVE
A TEMPORARY PROGRAM FOR PERMANENT GAINS?
Considering the Workplace Experiences of Temporary Foreign Workers
in Manitoba’s Hog-Processing Industry 101
Jill Bucklaschuk
SIX
WORKING AWAY
Exploring the Lived Experiences of Farm Owner-Operators with
Off-Farm Employment in Alberta 121
Zane Hamm
SEVEN
FARMING THE CONSTITUTION
The Illegality of Excluding Alberta Farm Workers from Labour
and Employment Legislation 139
Jennifer Koshan, Gianna Argento, Delna Contractor, Brynna Hambly
(Takasugi), Paul Kennett, C.F. Andrew Lau, J. Graham Martinelli, Robin
C. McIntyre, Nelson Medeiros, Heidi Rolfe, and Kay Elizabeth Turner
EIGHT
BC-GROWN
Examining the Place-Embeddedness of Managed Migration
and Farm Labour Markets in British Columbia 167
Kerry Preibisch
NINE
LABOURING IN THE “FOUR-SEASON PARADISE”
Workers and Agriculture in the Okanagan Valley 187
Patricia Tomic and Ricardo Trumper
Contributors 207
Index 213

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