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Year 12 Sociology - The identification and analysis of ethnicity experiences in Australia
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Australia announces immigration increase to fill skill gaps ...

Australia announces immigration increase to fill skill gaps ... | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it

The Australian Government announced a they will increase the places available in the 2012–13 migration program in order to help fill skills shortages in parts of Australia. “The measured increase of 5000 places—from 185 ... - Girls! We'll talk about this more when we move on to Key Knowledge Point 5 next week! - S

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Immigration Canada: Changes to immigration policy will affect ...

Immigration Canada: Changes to immigration policy will affect ... | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
Recently, the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration has spoken highly of the Australian immigration model with its strict language requirements. High levels of language proficiency are a requirement in our labour market.
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Miss Fiji loses crown after race row

Miss Fiji loses crown after race row | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
A 16-year-old beauty queen embroiled in a race row erupted over whether she was native enough to be Miss Fiji has lost her crown after organisers claimed she was too young to compete...
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Melbourne parade celebrates diversity

An Australia Day march celebrating ethnicity has taken place in Melbourne - Excellent example of Australia's diversity. Would be a great example/evidence for SAC/Exam - S

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Adam Hills IGST | Anh Do - Episode 4| 8.30pm Wednesdays, ABC1

Aussie comedian Anh Do chats about arriving in Australia as a Vietnamese refugee, being attacked by pirates and how the experience inspired him to write a bo...
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Australian immigration row reaches new low as arrivals reach new high

Australian immigration row reaches new low as arrivals reach new high | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
The interception of three boats carrying over 300 asylum seekers by Australian immigration authorities has taken the total number of arrivals to over 2,500 in 2012, sparking a fresh round of insults between politicians.
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Australian Immigration Fact Sheet 4. More than 60 Years of Post-war Migration

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Victorian police to target ethnic groups in bid to reduce knife-related crime

Victorian police to target ethnic groups in bid to reduce knife-related crime | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
ETHNIC groups would be deliberately targeted by Victoria's stop and search powers under a contentious proposal floated by the Office of Police Integrity to make the laws more effective in reducing knife-related crime.
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Identity: yours, mine, ours: Immigration Museum

Identity: yours, mine, ours: Immigration Museum | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
Who we are, who others think we are, and what it means to belong and not belong in Australia.
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Ethnic Groups Don’t See Themselves in Advertising, Digital Content

Ethnic Groups Don’t See Themselves in Advertising, Digital Content | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
Creative that appeals to race, background is key to engagement Brands that want to reach ethnic minorities online are not doing a very good job, according to some research. An April 2011 survey by Yahoo!
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Cyber Racism Fact Sheet (2011)

Cyber Racism Fact Sheet (2011) | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it

Excellent information regarding the Australian Human Rights Commission - Cyber-racism and human rights. Clear and concise ~ S

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Society/Culture Cultures assimilating into Australia's culture [Archive] - BigFooty

Here's an example of a blog discussion - link to our cyber / the other discussion today 1/5/2012

 

 

[Archive] Society/Culture Cultures assimilating into Australia's culture Society, Religion and Politics...

 

 

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Third culture kid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Third culture kid - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
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Skilled Immigration Routes for Australia

Skilled Immigration Routes for Australia | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
Australian skilled immigration is based on a points system in which one has to score minimum 120 points to become eligible. Australian Skilled immigration leads to permanent residency and later to citizenship.
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Human Lore 101 – Ethnicity and Social Class - Ashenfold Cartel

Human Lore 101 – Ethnicity and Social Class - Ashenfold Cartel | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
Ethnicity – Identify with an ethnic group via linguistic, heritage, a common culture which can include a shared religion. Regional Population – A group of people in a given region who share common genetic markers which can ...
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Harmony Cup - Aussie Rules International - Promoting Australian Football Around the World

Harmony Cup - Aussie Rules International - Promoting Australian Football Around the World | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it

Another celebration of Ethnic Diversity in Australia / Melbourne - S

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Temple on the Hill - Australia

Feb 2008 An intriguing insight into the social and cultural changes in an Indian community in Northern NSW, where traditional arranged marriages and maintena...
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7.30 - ABC

7.30 - ABC | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it

Anh Do - Author of "The Happiest Refugee" and comedian. 

Anh has some great stories that really illustrate experiences of ethnicity, ethnic hybridity and 'the other'.

Well worth a watch - S

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Public steps up to help in Australian immigration row

Public steps up to help in Australian immigration row | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
While the ongoing Australian immigration row continues to fray at political relationships, the public has demonstrated its charitable side by offering to take in asylum seekers in order to ease the strain in detention centres.
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Immigration Nation Ep.1: White Australia Policy -Part 1/4

From the white Australia policy to a multicultural nation. Episode one of a three episode documentary series "Immigration Nation" - originally aired on SBS i...
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You know you are sudanese when....

You know you are sudanese when.... | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
1. A visa is not a credit card.
2. You have an endless supply of pistachios, dates, and pumpkin seeds.
3. Your parents say you’re becoming Americanized anytime you get into trouble.
4. You curse at...
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Sociology Definition of the Week: Demography

Sociology Definition of the Week: Demography | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
It also includes the analysis of the relationships between economic, social, cultural, and biological process influencing a population. The field of sociology draws on huge bodies of data generated by a variety of sources, ...
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Free Speech, Democracy and New Media: Cyber racism

Cyber racism (Grey edition) in Helen Sykes (ed) Free Speech, Democracy and New Media, FutureLeaders, 2012. © remains with author; publisher has license for non-exclusive publication. Introduction ...

 

Free speech or Cyber Racism? ~ S

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The Menace of Multiculturalism

Background, history, and analysis.Exposes multiculturalism as costly, contradictory, dangerous, and divisive...
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Living Between Cultures

Living Between Cultures | CCW Sociology - Ethnicity | Scoop.it
a cross-cultural creative writing project...
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