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Local Immigration Research Database

HIPC has created a custom database featuring research projects, reports and publications focusing on immigration to Hamilton, newcomers and immigrants in Hamilton, or newcomer integration in Hamilton. Search by keyword to find sources of interest to you.

This inventory includes a comprehensive listing of graduate student theses and scholarly journal articles, as well as unpublished papers and reports of interest to the research community.

This inventory is a project of HIPC’s Research and Evaluation Committee. If you have items that you think should be added to this inventory, please email us at Immigration.Partnership@Hamilton.ca

Title Author(s) Publication Date
Exploring the health and health care experiences of refugee and refugee claimant women in Hamilton, Ontario: A qualitative study
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Cho, J. 2012
Exploring socio-cultural factors that mediate, facilitate, & constrain the health and empowerment of refugee youth
Journal Article Social Science & Medicine
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Edge, S. 2014
Exploring Mental Health Care Providers' Experiences and Implementation of Cultural Competence
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Liston, K. 2015
Ethnic minority status and body image dissatisfaction: A scoping review of the child and adolescent literature
Journal Article Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health
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Kimber, M. 2014
Disabled people, medical inadmissibility, and the differential politics of immigration
Journal Article The Canadian Geographer/Le Géographe canadien
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Wilton, R. 2017
Demographic Shifts: Immigration and languages
Government
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Mayo, S. 2016
Demographic Shifts: Ethnic origins, Indigenous residents and visible minority groups
Government
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Mayo, S. 2016
Conversational code-switching in autobiographical memories by Italian immigrants
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Mior, N.M. 2012
Claiming the Right to be Present: Serving Migrants with Precarious Legal Status in the Sanctuary City of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Book Civil Society Engagement: Achieving Better in Canada, Edited by Patricia M. Daenzer
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Wilson-Forsberg, S. 2017
Cesarean Section rate differences by migration indicators
Journal Article Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics
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Gagnon, A. 2012
Building a Profile of Health-Related Services: Hamilton's Immigrant and Refugee Communities
Organization / Institution
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Newbold, K.B. 2008
Body image: A consideration of immigrant status, ethnic minority status and immigrant concentration
Graduate Thesis - PhD
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Kimber, M. 2015
Body image dissatisfaction among immigrant children and adolescents in Canada and the United States: A scoping review
Journal Article International Journal of Eating Disorders
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Kimber, M. 2014
Body image and appearance perceptions from adolescents in Canada: An interpretive description
Journal Article Body Image
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Kimber, M. 2015
Becoming Vietnamese-Canadian: the story of the Vietnamese boat people in Hamilton
Graduate Thesis - Masters
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Hyuen, D. 2009