My Research

Area initiative ARCHIVE at:
http://www.uwinnipeg.ca/index/research-2009-anchan-j

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FOCUS

  • Technology and Education
  • Cross-cultural Education
  • Global Education
  • Culture Studies
  • Contemporary Sociological Issues in Education
  • Immigration and Settlement
  • Post-colonial Studies

 

CURRENT PROJECTS

  • Educators and Social Networking
  • Disruptive Cyberspace Behaviours
  • Faculty Professional Development
  • Emerging Technologies and Education

 

PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS
(May not reflect recent additions)

Journals

Not exhaustive: Journal of International Migration and Integration Canadian, Journal of Higher Education Canadian, Journal of Educational Administration and Policy International Advisory Board, EDULEARN1. The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society FWU Journal of Social Sciences Journal of Education and Information Systems: Technologies and Applications American Educational Research Association International handbook on globalisation, education and policy research Journal of Teaching and Learning, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. Editorial Boards • Journal of Applied Research in Higher Education • International Higher Education Teaching and Learning • Journal for Computing Teachers • The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society, Volume 2 • Journal of Educational Computing Research.

THANK YOU to my research funding sources: Prairie Centre of Excellence for Research on Immigration and Integration; Canadian Heritage; Justice Canada; Canadian Institutes of Health Research; University of Winnipeg; Manitoba Labour & Immigration; The Winnipeg Foundation; SSHRC Institutional Grant; SSHRC Metropolis; Kali-Shiva & Health Canada.

 

RESEARCH AREAS

research

 

BOOKS & BOOK CONTRIBUTIONS

Anchan, J. P. (2018). Inclusive Leadership through Community Engagement. In Stefani, L. & P. Blessinger (Eds.). Inclusive Leadership in Higher Education: International Perspectives and Approaches. New York: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group (pp. 173-184).

Blessinger, P. & Anchan, J. P. (Eds.). (2015). Democratizing Higher Education: International Comparative Perspectives.  NY: Routledge/ Taylor Francis Group.

Anchan, J. P. (2014). Foreword. In Ludmer, F. The Forgotten Waves: Lily’s Story, Vol. 1. SC: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. ISBN-10: 1499576137.

Anchan, J. P., Svenningsen, L., Tucker, L., Tucker, R., & D. Laube (2013). Access to Learning: Connecting to Communities with Newer Technologies. In L. Sokal & K. McCluskey (Eds.), Community Connections: Reaching out of the Ivory Tower. Ulm, Germany: International Centre for Innovation in Education. www.icieworld.net

Anchan, J. P. (2006).Education in India: Progress and Promise in a Land of Paradox. In Mazurek, K. & Winzer, M. (Eds.). Schooling Around the World (pp. 192-204). Boston, MA.: Pearson Allyn & Bacon.

Anchan, J. P. & Halli, S. (2003). Exploring the Role of the Internet in Global Education . Lewiston, New York: The Edwin Mellen Press, Ltd.

Anchan, J. P. & Katz, H. (2003). Capacity-Building and Technology in the Inner City. In D. Sutherland & L. Sokal (Eds.), Resiliency and Capacity Building in Inner-City Learning Communities . Winnipeg: Portage & Main Publishing.

Polyzoi, E., Fullan, M., & J. P. Anchan (Eds.) (2003). Change Forces in Post-Communist Eastern Europe: Education in Transition . Toronto: RoutledgeFalmer Press.

Anchan, J. P. (1992). Implementation of Global Education Programs: A Study of Four Sample Schools in Edmonton. In I. Alladin (Ed.), Teaching in a Global Society (pp. 63-71). MA: Ginn Press.

Anchan, J. P. & Holychuk, L. (1986). Dealing with Racial and Cultural Diversity in the Curriculum. In I. Alladin (Ed.), Racism in Canadian Schools (pp. 93-106) Toronto: Harcourt Brace & Company.

 

JOURNALS/ MONOGRAPHS/ ELECTRONIC REPOSITORIES/ BOOK REVIEWS

Anchan, J. P. (2015). A Response to Don Ambrose's "Borrowing Insights from Other Disciplines to Strengthen the Conceptual Foundation for Gifted Education."  International Journal for Talent Development and Creativity, 3 (2), December 2015, 163-168.

Anchan, J. P. (2012). Response to Joan Freeman’s “A Quality of Giftedness.” Gifted and Talented International, 27 (2), 37-39.

Anchan, J. P. (2012). The Debate on Dominant Culture and Cultural Imperialism. Response to Persson’s “Cultural Variation and Dominance in a Globalized Knowledge-Economy: Towards a Cultural-Sensitive Research Paradigm in the Science of Giftedness.” Gifted and Talented International, 27 (1), 73-76.

Anchan, J. P. (2008): Handhelds in the Classroom: Pedagogy before Implementation. Information Technology, Education and Society Journal (ITES), 9 (1), 93-115.

Anchan, J. P. (2008). What on Earth is RSS? Really Simple Syndication: Educator’s Best Friend. ManACE Journal 27 (1) Winter 2007-2008, 1-12.

Anchan, J. P. (2007). The Multifaceted Palm Handheld: Beyond a Contact Manager to Multitasking Minicomputer. ManACE Journal 26 (3) Spring 2006-2007, 1-10.

Anchan, J. P. (2006): Digital Divide: Access vs. Appropriation. The International Journal of Technology, Knowledge and Society, 6.

Anchan, J. P. (2006). Computers in Your Pocket: Can You Store a Computer in Your Pocket? ManACE Journal, 26 (1) Fall/Winter, 1-8.

Halli, S. & Anchan J. P. (2005). Structural and Behavioural Determinants of Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Health Status: Results from the Canadian Community Health Survey. Journal of International Migration and Integration, 6 (1) 93-122

Arthur, N., Anchan, J. P., Este, D., Khanlou, N., Kwok, S., & Mawani, F. (2004). Managing Faculty-Student Collaborations in Research and Authorship. Canadian Journal of Counselling, 38 (3), 177-192.

Anchan, J. P. (2002). Keeping Your Computer Healthy. Education World, at http://www.educationworld.com.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). In the Name of Technology: The Holy Shrine. In H. von, R. Golz, R. W. Keck, & W. Mayrhofer (Eds.), Humanisierung der Bildung. Jahrbuch 2000 der Internationalen Akademie zur Humanisierung der Bildung, (pp. 45-64). Frankfurt am Main; Berlin; Bern, New York; Paris; Wien: Peter Lang. Refereed Journal Yearbook .

Anchan, J. P. (2000). Immigrants and Identity: Dispelling Monolithic Stereotyping. Notos – Journal of Intercultural and Second Languages Council (pp. 5-15). Calgary, Alberta: The Alberta Teachers' Association.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). Book Review : Roberts, J. M. Compressed Video Learning: Creating Active Learners. Montreal: Cheneliere/McGraw-Hill, 1998. Journal of Teaching and Learning, 1 (1), 61-62.

Anchan, J. P. (1999). Towards Non-Threatening Discourses in the Classroom: Action Research Engaging Critical Dialogue to allow Silent Voices of Minorities. In H. von, R. Golz, R. W. Keck, & W. Mayrhofer (Eds.), Jahrbuch 1999, der Internationalen Akademie zur Humanisierung der Bildung (IAHB) (pp. 308-320). Frankfurt, Germany: Peter Lang GmbH. Refereed Journal Yearbook .

Anchan, J. P. (1998). “Multiculturalism, Race and Stereotypes: School Texts and Student Perceptions.” Internal Publication, EISA Publishers, Funded Project of Federal Government of Canada: Canadian Heritage, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1995). Edmonton Immigrant Services Association: A Non-profit Organization with an Entrepreneurial Approach. Inscan , 9, (1), Summer/Fall, Ottawa: International Settlement Canada Research Resource Division for Refugees, Centre for Immigration and Ethno-Cultural Studies, Carleton University, 3-4, 13.

 

PRESENTATIONS/KEYNOTE/PLENARY/WORKSHOPS

Anchan, J. P. (2016). Persistent Professional Development and Elusive Faculty. Paper presented at the International Technology, Education and Development Conference (INTED 2016). March 7-9, 2016, Valencia, Spain.

Wilkinson, L., Anchan, J. P., Blum, E., Fernandes, J.C., Kim, B. K. (2015). Immigrant Youth and Victimization by Bullying: Evidence from a Canadian Longitudinal Survey. Paper presented at the National Child Day Forum, Winnipeg, Manitoba. Nov. 17, 2015.

Anchan. J. P. (2015). The Community Well: Social Networking and the Learning Environment. Paper presented at the 7th International Conference on Education and New Learning Technologies, Barcelona, July 6-8 http://iated.org/edulearn/. ISBN and ICERI2015 Proceedings, Barcelona, Spain.

Wilkinson, L., Anchan, J. P., Blum, E., Cabigting Fernandes, J., Bong-Hwqan, K,, & Rui Xiao. (2013). A Longitudinal Examination of the Academic Performance of Newcomer Youth in Canada. Presented at the Social Issues and Policy Challenges of Western China: Lessons Learned and Lessons Borrowed, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Aug. 29-30.

Anchan, J. P. (2013). Divergent Learners and Emerging Technologies: Mobile Devices, Online Learning and MOOCs. Annual Lost Prizes/ICIE Seminars, Winnipeg, Manitoba. (July 10-13).

Anchan, J. P., Blessinger, P., Carliner, S., Cassidy, R., and Stockley, D.  (2013). e-Scape: Online, Hybrid & F2F: The Future of Learning.  Keynote Panel presentation. President’s Conference Series. Concordia University, Montreal. April 3, 2013. [Anchan: To MOOC or Not to MOOC: Disruptive Technologies and Circumspect Programming].

Anchan, J. P. (2013). Education: Beyond the Wiggle Knowledge in a High Tech World (Technology does not equal Learning and Information is not Knowledge). International Technology, Education and Development Conference. Valencia, Spain (March 4-6).

Anchan, J. P. (2013). Pedagogy and Emerging Technologies – Speaking the Language of Our Students. 2013 Higher Education Teaching & Learning (HETL) Conference: Exploring Spaces for Learning. University of Central Florida – Orlando, Florida (Jan 13-15, 2013).

Anchan, J. P. (2012). Help! Technology is Here!. Invited Keynote Address. International Centre for Innovation in Education Conference: Excellence in Education 2012 - Gifted, Creativity, and Innovation Education, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Anchan, J. P., (Principal for a Day), McCluskey, K. W., & McCluskey, A, L. A. (2012). Invited Keynote Address. Global Citizenship and Education. Alpha College of Engineering, Chennai, India.

McCluskey, A. L. A., McCluskey, K. W., & Anchan, J. P. (2012). Developing the talents of disadvantaged students. Alpha Group of Educational Institutions, Chennai, India.

Yamin, T. S., Renzulli, J. S., McCluskey, K. W., Lubart, T., & Anchan, J. P. (2012). Future directions for gifted education. Dubai Women’s College, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Anchan, J. P. (2010). Emerging Technologies, Established Communities, & Evolving Universities. Paper presented at the Sixth Commonwealth Forum on Open Learning. November 24-28, 2010, Le Meridien, Kochi, India.

Anchan, J. P. & Svenningsen, L. (2010). Video On Demand and Its effectiveness in Postsecondary Teaching and Learning. Paper presented at the International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (iCERi 2010). November 15-17, 2010, Madrid, Spain.

Anchan, J. P. & Laube, D. (2010). A Consortium of Collaboration: Government and Post Secondary Institutions in Community Outreach. Paper presented at the International Conference of Education, Research and Innovation (iCERi 2010). November 15-17, 2010, Madrid, Spain.

Wilkinson, L., Anchan, J. P., Blum, E., Bong-Hwan, K., L., & Cabigting-Fernandes J.(2010). Immigrant Youth and Victimization from Bullying – An Examination of the Prairies. Reporting research to the community. Delta, St. Mary’s Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. May 24, 2010.

Anchan, J. P., Blum, E., Bong-Hwan, K., L., Cabigting-Fernandes J., & Wilkinson, L. (2010). Immigrant Youth and Victimization from Bullying – An Examination of the Prairies. Manitoba Education, 1567 Dublin Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. May 9, 2010.

Anchan, J. P. (2010). Networking According to the Net Generation. Jan. 12, 2010. Distinguished Speakers at The Wellington, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Anchan, J. P. (2009). “Social Networking On-the-Go.” Dec. 2, 2009. Fred Douglas Place Lectures, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Anchan, J. P. (2009). “Mobile Technologies: Excuse Me - Is that the World in Your Pocket?” Skywalk Lecture Series. Nov. 25, 2009, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Anchan, J.P., Blum, E., Kim, B-H., J. C. Fernandes, and L. Wilkinson (2009). The Health and Social Integration of Newcomer Children and Youth: Results from a National Longitudinal Study. Prairie Metropolis Centre: A Centre of Excellence for Research on Immigration, Integration, and Diversity. Winnipeg Research Symposium, September 29. Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Anchan, J. P., Blum, E., Wilkinson, L., Cabigting-Fernandes, J. & Bong-Hwan, K. (2009). A Snapshot of the Health & Well-being of Newcomer Youth in the Prairies. Prairie Metropolis Centre Brown Bag Seminars. (Hosted by Citizenship and Immigration Canada and the Prairie Centre). Citizenship Court, 123 Main Street at Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. May 13, 2009.

Anchan, J. P. (2009). Mobile Learning: Research Projects and Institutional Initiatives. Mobile Learning: A Symposium. Panel presentation. University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba. May 1, 2009.

Anchan, J. P. (2008). New Technologies and the Master Teacher: Revisiting Pedagogy, Professional Development, & Portfolio. Invited lecture. Sri Sridevi Institute of Technology, Tumkur, Karnataka, India, August 8, 2008.

Anchan, J. P. (2008). Handhelds in the Classroom: Implementation sans Planning equals Disillusionment. Paper presented at The International Conference on Teaching and Learning with Technology: Learning, Leading, Innovating, Suntec, Singapore August 6, 2008.

Wilkinson, L., Blum, E., Anchan, J.P., Halli, S., Fernandes, J. C., & Bong-Hwan Kim (2008). School and Parental Influences on the Academic Achievements of Filipino, Hong Kong & Mainland Chinese Youth. Paper presented at the 10th Annual National Metropolis Conference, April 5, 2008. Halifax, Canada.

Blum, E., Anchan, J. P., Wilkinson, L., Halli, S., Fernandes, J. C., & Bong-Hwan, K. (2008). The Educational Achievements of Hong Kong Chinese, Mainland Chinese and Filipino/a Newcomer Youth. Prairie Metropolis Centre Brown Bag Seminars (Hosted by Manitoba Labour and Immigration, Citizenship and Immigration Canada, and the Prairie Centre). Citizenship Court, 123 Main Street at Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. February 29, 2008.

Anchan, J. P., Blum, E., Wilkinson, L., Halli, S., Fernandes, J. C., & Bong-Hwan Kim (2007). Does it take a community to educate a child? Supports of Newcomer Children in their Educational Achievement. Paper presented at the 19th Biennial Canadian Ethnic Studies Association (CESA) Conference: Ethnicity, Civil Society, and Public Policy: Engaging Cultures in a Globalizing World. September 29 2007, Fort Garry Hotel, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Wilkinson, L., Anchan, J.P., Blum, E., Halli, S., Kim, B-H and J. C. Fernandes (2007). An Examination of Integration, Inclusion, Exclusion and Bullying: A Snapshot of the Experiences of Newcomer Youth to the Prairies. Keynote (Wilkinson - first author), June, 2007. The Nigerian Association of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Wilkinson, L., Blum, E., Anchan, J. P., Halli, S., Cabigting, J., & Kim, B-H. (2007). Experiences and Perceptions of Unfair Treatment among Immigrant and Refugee Youth in the Prairies.  Paper presented at the 9th Annual National Metropolis Conference, March 2, 2007. University of Toronto/Royal York, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (2007). Mobile Technology: Handhelds, Convergence, and Mobility. Ditch your Laptop! University of Winnipeg Series Workshop, July 16-18, 2007.

Anchan, J. P. (2007). Immigration and Integration: Becoming a Canadian. 4th Annual Brown Bag Lecture Series. January 15, 2007. University of Winnipeg, Manitoba

Halli, S.S. & J. P. Anchan (2005). Social Environment and the Declining Status of Immigrant Health in Canada . Paper presented at the XXI IACS International Conference on Canadian Studies - Society, Environment and Technology: Canada and India , Osmania University , Hyderabad , India (February 24-26, 2005).

Anchan, J. P. (2005). Digital Divide: Access vs. Appropriation. Paper presented at the Second International Conference on Technology, Knowledge and Society. Hyderabad, India December 12 -15, 2005.

Anchan, J. P. (2005). Help! Gen-V Teaching Gen-Y. Manitoba Education Research Network: Strengthening Student Transitions - Research Forums Education in Manitoba K-S4. Brandon, Manitoba, Canada. March 4, 2005.

Blum, E., Anchan, J.P., Halli, S., Wilkinson, L. & J. Cabigting (2004). New Canadian Children & Youth Study the Economic, Demographic and Social Impacts on Immigration. PCERII monthly brown-bag lunch series. Israel Asper Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba (October, 12, 2004).

Sonnenschein, V., Ramos, M., Dyer, A., Migliardi, P., White, J., Heinonen, T., Blum, E. & J. P. Anchan (2004). Issues In Community Partnerships With Social Work Academics: Immigrant Women’s Action Against Violence Evaluation. Paper presented at the Annual Congress of the Humanities & Social Sciences 2004, CASSW– Plenary, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba. May 31, 2004.

Halli, S. & J. P. Anchan (2004). Structural and Behavioural Determinants of Immigrant and Non-Immigrant Health Status: Results from the Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS). Paper presented at the National Metropolis Conference, Montreal, Quebec, March 27, 2004.

Anchan, J. P. & Katz, H. (2004). Digital Divide and Beyond: Within the Context of Marginalization. Paper presented at the Annual Congress of the Humanities & Social Sciences 2004, CSSE (CAFÉ), University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba. May 30, 2004.

Polyzoi, E., & Anchan, J. P. (2003). Analyzing Educational Change in Post-Soviet Nations using the Triple I Model. Paper presented at the Comparative International Education Society (CIES), 47 th Annual Conference: A Conversation on Educational Achievements Globally. New Orleans, Louisiana. March 12-16, 2003.

Anchan, J. P., Blum, E., Cabigting, M. J., Halli, S. & Wilkinson, L. (2003). Interviewing for Ethno-cultural Interviewers: In Search of the Perfect Interviewer 7 th National Metropolis Conference: Immigration and Diversity: Research, Policy and Practice in an Era of Globalization. Edmonton, Alberta, March 21- 24, 2003.

Anchan, J. P. (2003). Action Research in Inner-City Teacher Education. Presented at the WestCAST (Western Canadian Education Conference): Preparing Teachers for a Diverse Inner-City Population, University of Winnipeg, Manitoba, February 21, 2003.

Polyzoi, E., Nazarenko, T., Anchan, J. P. (2002). A Comparative Analysis of Four Case Studies of Educational Reform in Russia. Paper presented at the Comparative International Education Society (CIES), 46 th Annual Conference: The Social Construction of Marginality: Globalization's Impact on the Disenfranchised. Orlando, Florida, March 6-9, 2002.

Wilkinson, L., Blum, E., Anchan, J. P. and J. Cabigting (2002). An Exploration of the Health Status of Immigrant and Refugee Children in Winnipeg - The New Canadian Children and Youth Study (NCCYS). Presented at the Showcase 2002 Poster Session, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada. October 29, 2002.

Anchan, J. P. (2002) . Diversity and Teachers: Your Culture, My Culture, Our Culture. Presented at the Spring Workshops: Connections – Reaching Students with Inner City Characteristics, University of Winnipeg, Manitoba, May 2-4, 2002.

Anchan, J. P. (2002). Albert Schweitzer – A Profile: Transformation and Community Service. Presented at the workshop Love in Action – A Royal Road for Spiritual Transformation, Sri Sai Baba Centre of Winnipeg, Manitoba, May 5, 2002.

Anchan, J. P. (2001). Plugged In or Clued Out? Integrating Internet Technologies into Settlement Services. Presented at the National Settlement Conference: Building our Settlement Vision, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, June 18 – 20, 2001.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “Immigrants Negotiating Boundaries: Joining the Search for a Canadian Identity.” Paper presented at the XVII International conference of the Indian Association for Canadian Studies, Calicut, India: “Cultural Transformations: Canada and India" (January 3 – 6, 2001). Invited Plenary Speaker .

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “Anti-Racism and Cyber-Activism: Confronting Racism on the Internet.” Paper presented at the era21 (Elimination of Racial Discrimination by the 21 st Century), Vancouver, November 18, 2000.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “Caution! Information Technology May be Injurious to Your Health,” November 22, 2000. Skywalk Lecture Series, University of Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “Aging Citizens and Lifelong Learning: Canada and India.” Seminar on Christian Vision for the 21 st Century – Education,” Senior Christians Association, December 16, 2000, Kochi, India.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “The Pedagogy of Social Transformation: Teacher Education in India and Canada.” Karnataka State Teachers' Education Federation, December 5, 2000, KSEF College of Education, Tumkur, India.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “The New Canadian Children and Youth Study (NCCYS).” Radio interview on Critical Faculties , CKUW FM 95.9, July 12, 2000, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Anchan, J. P., Halli, S. & Blum, E. (2000). “Developing Agenda for Immigrant Children: The New Canadian Children and Youth Study (NCCYS).” Paper presented at the Fourth National Metropolis Conference: Working Together for the Future: Building Partnerships in Immigration Research and Policy on March 25 , 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, March 22-25, 2000.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “The Internet as a Tool for Anti-Racism Action.” Paper presented at the League for Human Rights of B'nai Brith Canada Symposium: Lessons Learned: Anti-Racism Action on March 20, 2000, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “A Second Look at Technology.” Radio interview on Critical Faculties , CKUW FM 95.9, January 19, 2000, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (2000). “Harmony Project: The Voice of Children – Using the Internet to facilitate Awareness of Anti-Racism Activities and Human Rights” A School-based project involving two cities and three schools.

Anchan, J. P. (1999). “Cybersex & Women: Violation of Human Rights.” Paper presented at the Conference on Immigrant Women for the Millennium: Identifying Issues and Strategies for Change , on May 8, 1999, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1999). “Immigrants and Evolving Identities.” Paper presented at the Intercultural and Second Languages Council Annual Conference of The Alberta Teachers' Association , on March 13, 1999, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1999). “The Impossible Dream of Non-profit Management: Fundraising, Administration, and Volunteerism.” Paper presented to the Business students at the Providence College and Seminary, on November 3 , 1999, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1999). “Teachers and Technology: The Y2K Teacher.” Paper presented to the Education Today students at the University of Winnipeg on November 3 , 1999, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1999). “Fighting Racism: Facts and Figures.” Panel Session, Edmonton Viets Association March 21 st Event: Combating Racism: How much have we achieved? Action Plan for the New Millennium on March 20, 1999 , Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1998). “The Canadian Response to New Canadians.” Panel Session, International Multicultural Conference: Preparing Together for the 21 st Century on July 27, 1998, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1998). “Action Research and Critical Dialogue.” Paper presented at the International Multicultural Conference: Preparing Together for the 21 st Century on July 30, 1998, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1998). “Hate Groups and Human Rights on the Internet.” Paper presented at the International Week, University of Alberta International Centre, January 28, 1998, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1998). “In the Name of Technology: The Holy Shrine.” Paper presented at the International Child/Youth Conference: Shaping the Future , on July 28, 1998, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada .

Anchan, J. P. (1997). “Research that Makes Sense to the Non-Profit Organizations.” Panel Session, Metropolis Second National Conference on Immigration, [Immigration et Métropoles], Montreal, Québec, November 23-26, 1997.

Anchan, J. P. (1997). “Educating Children to use the Internet Critically: (Hate Groups on the Information Superhighway).” Paper presented at the Canadian Childhood National Conference on November 01, 1997, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1997). “Culture Shock and Racism.” Paper presented at the Western Canadian Association of Immigrant Serving Agencies (WCAISA) Conference: Settlement and Integration into the 21 st Century , June 4, 1997, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1997). “Cyberspace and Global Education.” A paper presentation at the Graduate Student Research Conference: Educating in Global Times: Race, Class, Gender (and other processes of Normalization) on March 14, 1997, the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada.

Anchan, J. P. (1995). “Anti-Racism Education and Multiculturalism.” Panel Session at the Western Canadian Conference on Chinese Education on August 20, 1995, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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...and, yes, my pastime: Computers, photography, playing the guitar and listening to music in 14 languages ;)