Known as the "City of the 1000 Islands", Brockville is located on the north shore of the Saint Lawrence River opposite Morristown, New York, about halfway between Ontario's Cornwall to the east and Kingston to the west.
It is located 115 kilometres (71 miles) south of the national capital of Ottawa.
This paper describes an attempt to find and analyze correlations between the length of residing in a new ethno-cultural environment, involvement in regional ethnic communities, contact with the host population, and ethnic identity.
Differences in adaptation strategies develop three main ethnic identity models.
Although it is the seat of the United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, it is politically independent of the county.
It is included with Leeds and Grenville for census purposes only.
It is one of Ontario's oldest European-Canadian communities and is named after the British general Sir Isaac Brock.
Indigenous peoples lived along both sides of the St. The first people known to have encountered the Europeans in the area were the St.
While the explorer Cartier recorded about 200 words in their Laurentian language and the names of two villages, the people had disappeared from the area by the late 16th century.
Anthropologists believe they may have been driven out or defeated by the powerful Mohawk people of the Iroquois Confederacy (Haudenosaunee), who by then reserved the St. This area of Ontario was first settled by English speakers in 1785, when thousands of American refugees arrived from the American colonies after the American Revolutionary War.
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His designs and buildings span six decades and it is suggested that these can be categorised into four distinctively different phases.
As a former collaborator of Isozaki during the This article analyses the work and presents a portrait of Japanese architect Arata Isozaki.