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Sport and ethnic groups in Canada

Gerald Redmond

Sport and ethnic groups in Canada

by Gerald Redmond

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Published by Calgary U.P. .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby G. Redmond.
SeriesCAHPER sociology of sport monograph series
ContributionsCanadian Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20761166M

Whenever a certain country or those of a certain racial or ethnic heritage dominate a certain sport analysts end up looking for the cause of such dominance. Often the explanation is over-simplified and may just satisfy the good or bad prejudices of the commentators. One group's characteristics are compared to another's and conclusions are drawn Author: Dresdin Archibald. Category:Ethnic groups in Canada - Media and subcategories related to specific Canadian individuals, organized into subcategories by ethnicity/nationality (e.g. Category:Canadians of Jamaican descent) Category:Immigration to Canada - Media and subcategories directly related to the act of immigrating to Canada.

Geography - Chapter 8 - Section 2 and 3 Notes. STUDY. Flashcards. Learn. Write. Spell. Test. PLAY. Match. Gravity. Created by. ksm Terms in this set (31) What is the ancestry of the two largest ethnic groups in Canada? British and French. What two groups of people were the first to live in Canada?   Diversity can be defined as people coming together from different races, nationalities, religions and sexes to form a group, organization or community. A diverse .

  While traditional ethnic foods such as Chinese (89%), Italian (84%) and Latin American/Mexican (82%) remain hugely popular among Canadians, the study says consumers are increasingly seeking out “less prominent” cuisines from other ethnic groups in an attempt to break the “monotony” of mealtime. Ethnic and cultural diversity in Canada, in which different cultural groups were expected to maintain their distinctiveness rather than subsume it to some larger national culture, which is the historical effect of the English-French biculturalism built into the Canadian confederation, means that national symbols in Canada tend to be either.


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