Immigrant families in historical perspective: the experiences of Polish pioneers in Winnipeg, 1896-1919

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  • Publisher: Uniwersytet Wrocławski
  • Journal: Wychowanie w Rodzinie (issn: 2082-9019, eissn: 2300-5866)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.23734/wwr20111.205.218
  • Subject: Poles in Canada | Special aspects of education | Education | gender | immigrant family | adaptation | LB5-3640 | family relations | HQ1-2044 | L | LC8-6691 | Theory and practice of education | The family. Marriage. Woman | migration
    mesheuropmc: humanities

This paper focuses on an early Polish family life in Winnipeg. The family often served as a mechanism to reduce a sense of dislocation and to facilitate immigrants' adaptation. The family was also the primary economic unit. The family relations were affected by gender. ... View more
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