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Wilkinson, Lori

Professor, Sociology

Adjunct Professor, Peace and Conflict Studies

Email: Lori.Wilkinson@umanitoba.ca

Home Page: http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/arts/departments/sociology/facstaff/wilkinson.html

Keywords

Keyword Discipline

Children/Youth

Behavioral/Social Sciences

citizenship

Other

Cultural Diversity

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Diaspora

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Discrimination

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Ethnic Studies

Behavioral/Social Sciences

immigrant youth

Other

Immigrants

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Immigration

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Minorities and Disadvantaged

Behavioral/Social Sciences

multiculturalism

Other

Racism/Race Relations

Behavioral/Social Sciences

refugee youth

Other

Refugees

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Sociology

Behavioral/Social Sciences

Surveys & Survey Research

Behavioral/Social Sciences

International Activities

Immigrant youth and their experiences of bullying in Canada

An invited lecture given at the Guangxi University for Nationalities in Nanning, China in December

While there, I gave the opening address to the Chinese Union of Anthropology and Ethnological Sciences.

Partners Guangxi University for Nationalities
Funding Agencies Guangxi University for Nationalities
Location Nanning
Countries China
Dates 2011 - 2011

From China to Canada-Understanding the Labour Market Experiences of Chinese Youth in Canada

an invited lecture presented at the Integration and Diversity in Multicultural Societies Conference, School of Ethnology and Sociology, Northwest University for Nationalities, Lanzhou China.

Partners University of Saskatchewan; Northwest University for Nationalities-Lanzhou China
Funding Agencies Northwest University for Nationalities
Location Lanzhou
Countries China
Dates 2011 - 2001

Education, Human Rights and Social Justice in a Multicultural Society

A joint course, taught by U of M faculty members in Native Studies, Education and Sociology in conjunction with faculty members from Jadavpur University, Kolkata India focusing on comparing various aspects of social justice between the two countries. Students from Manitoba were joined by students from India to explore issues related to human rights, history, education and social inequality. The students participated in a variety of events including a guided tour of the Bannock Point Petroforms, meetings with executives from the Canadian Museum for Human Rights, experts on genocide from the University of Alberta and teachings from Aboriginal elders.

Partners Extended Education
Funding Agencies University of Manitoba
Location Kolkata and Winnipeg
Countries India and Canada
Regions West Bengal and Manitoba
Dates 2010 - 2010

Markers of Ethnic Marginalization: First Nations in Canada

A collaboration between researchers from the University of Manitoba and the Czech Republic resulted in a conference and book that examines various issues related to social inequality among the Roma in the Czech Republic and Aboriginal Peoples in Canada.

Partners University of Manitoba; University of South Bohemia
Funding Agencies University of Manitoba; University of South Bohemia
Location Českých Budějovicích
Countries Czech Republic
Dates 2008 - 2008

Visiting Research Fellow, Refugee Studies Centre, University of Oxford

Partners University of Manitoba
Funding Agencies Prairie Metropolis Centre
Location Oxford
Countries England
Dates 2004 - 2004

The Social Capital Accumulation of Canadian Youth - part of an international study of social capital, 2003; UNESCO research forum on citizenship values, 2000-2002

Funding Agencies UNESCO, SSHRC; Canadian Heritage (in kind)
Location Barcelona
Countries Spain
Dates 2000 - 2002

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