Start Date

28-4-2011 6:00 PM

End Date

28-4-2011 8:30 PM

Description

A critical ethnography was undertaken to explore the integration experiences of French-speaking newcomers from visible minority groups residing with the London, Ontario Francophone minority community. Findings highlight a complex negotiation process involving learning the tacit social norms characterizing the host society.

 
Apr 28th, 6:00 PM Apr 28th, 8:30 PM

The Challenge of Successful Integration for Francophone Immigrants within Minority Communities

A critical ethnography was undertaken to explore the integration experiences of French-speaking newcomers from visible minority groups residing with the London, Ontario Francophone minority community. Findings highlight a complex negotiation process involving learning the tacit social norms characterizing the host society.