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Media History in Canada Database

Author: Indra, Doreen Marie
Title: South Asian stereotypes in the Vancouver press
Year: 1979
Publication: Ethnic and Racial Studies
Volume: 2
Issue: 2
Pages: 166-189
Abstract: Discusses the role of the press in Vancouver during the decades 1905-1914, 1928 and 1967-76 in the formation of negative local attitudes toward South Asian immigration, the resulting local attitudes toward South Asian immigrants, their resulting poor self-image, and their conviction that the press's attitude was that of the Canadian majority. abstract from An annotated bibliography of works on daily newspapers in Canada, 1914-1983