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Title First Report on the Progress and Assimilation of Migrant Children in Australia
Date Feb 1960
Document Type Report
Publisher Information Commonwealth Immigration Advisory Council (Australia )
Reference UDS2016451-372
Library / Archive University of Melbourne Archives
Description Findings of a Special Committee of the Commonwealth Immigration Advisory Council, considering the experience of migrant children and young adults who had moved to Australia. The report focuses upon home and social life, education, and comparisons with the attainments of Australian contemporaries. Tables of statistics are included at the end of the volume.
Theme(s) Responses to Immigration; Politics, Legislation and Governance; Displaced Persons and Refugees
Keywords immigration, emigration, child migration, legislation, education, citizenship, literacy, languages, holidays and celebrations, employment, housing, refugee, crime, social services
Catalogue Link University of Melbourne Catalogue
Language English
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