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ERIC Number: EJ669737
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0826-435X
A Primer on Accent Discrimination in the Canadian Context.
Munro, Murray J.
TESL Canada Journal, v20 n2 p38-51 Spr 2003
Reviews aspects of the Canadian human rights process as they pertain to language and accent, and identifies three types of accent discrimination arising in human rights cases: discrimination in employment due to inappropriate concern with accent; discrimination due to accent stereotyping, and harassment based on accent. (Author/VWL)
TESL Canada Federation. 408-4370 Dominion Street, Burnaby, BC V5G 4L7, Canada. Tel: 604-298-0312; Fax: 604-298-0372; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Canada