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This inventory includes a comprehensive listing of graduate student theses and scholarly journal articles, as well as unpublished papers and reports of interest to the research community.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
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
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
Identifying developmental concerns in newcomer children at Refuge: Hamilton Centre for Newcomer Health
Organization / Institution North American Refugee Health Conference
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Wilson, K. 2017
Primary Health Care: Provider perspectives on their services for refugee & refugee claimant children
Journal Article Primary Health Care
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Wahoush, O. 2014