The Resource Second promised land : migration to Alberta and the transformation of Canadian society, Harry H. Hiller, (electronic resource)

Second promised land : migration to Alberta and the transformation of Canadian society, Harry H. Hiller, (electronic resource)

Label
Second promised land : migration to Alberta and the transformation of Canadian society
Title
Second promised land
Title remainder
migration to Alberta and the transformation of Canadian society
Statement of responsibility
Harry H. Hiller
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
QE2
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hiller, Harry H.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3530.A6
LC item number
H54 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Migration, Internal
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
  • Migration, Internal
  • Population
  • Alberta
  • Alberta
  • Canada
Label
Second promised land : migration to Alberta and the transformation of Canadian society, Harry H. Hiller, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-507) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Migration to Alberta in perspective -- 2. The old west and the new west -- 3. The two waves of in-migration -- 4. The role of energy hydrocarbons -- 5. Migration as voluntaristic behavior -- 6. The migrant and the migration process -- 7. Migration as negotiating place -- 8. The context of out-migration -- 9. The migrant encounters the destination -- 10. Social capital and adjustment at the destination -- 11. Women and migration -- 12. The Internet and migration -- 13. The three island thesis : folk culture and the myth of return -- 14. The effect of migration on origin communities -- 15. Reassessing migration -- 16. Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 online resource (xiii, 512 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780773576872
Other physical details
ill.))
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt6srcr
System control number
  • (OCoLC)716067593
  • (OCoLC)ocn716067593
Label
Second promised land : migration to Alberta and the transformation of Canadian society, Harry H. Hiller, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-507) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
1. Migration to Alberta in perspective -- 2. The old west and the new west -- 3. The two waves of in-migration -- 4. The role of energy hydrocarbons -- 5. Migration as voluntaristic behavior -- 6. The migrant and the migration process -- 7. Migration as negotiating place -- 8. The context of out-migration -- 9. The migrant encounters the destination -- 10. Social capital and adjustment at the destination -- 11. Women and migration -- 12. The Internet and migration -- 13. The three island thesis : folk culture and the myth of return -- 14. The effect of migration on origin communities -- 15. Reassessing migration -- 16. Conclusion
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 online resource (xiii, 512 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780773576872
Other physical details
ill.))
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt6srcr
System control number
  • (OCoLC)716067593
  • (OCoLC)ocn716067593

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