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Hassan Gardezi fonds

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0.6 m of textual record

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Hassan Nawaz Gardezi is a Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Algoma University College. He began teaching at Algoma University College,Sault Ste Marie, Ontario in 1970. He began his academic career as a lecturer and head of the Department of Sociology at Punjab University. He moved to North America in the late 1960s. He has written on issues relating to the political economy of Pakistan and South Asia and has been a member of the Bulletin of Concerned Asian Scholars (BCAS) editorial board since 1978.
Gardezi also played a key role in creating the Pakistan Philosophical Congress (PPC), the Pakistan Sociological Association (PSA), and the Pakistan Psychological Association (PPA).
Representative publications include: "The South Asian Bomb: reality and Illusion" (1999), "The Political Economy of International Labour Migration" (1995), "Understanding Pakistan: the colonial factor in societal development" (1991), Pakistan: the unstable state (1983), "Sociology in Pakistan" (1966).

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Fonds comprises records documenting the correspondence between Prof. Hassan Gardezi and the administration of Algoma College. Fonds includes letters, financial statements, meeting minutes, administrative reports, correspondence and general administrative records.

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By record type in chronological order within each type of records.

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Permission of the donor is required for reproduction where applicable. Residential School Centre staff must make reproductions. Reproductions are dependent on the fragility of the originals. Researchers must adhere to applicable copyright law and privacy legislation and permission of the copyright holder is required to publish from the fonds. For more information, please contact the Research & Archives Coordinator, Residential School Centre


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