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By Reed Ueda (editor)

ISBN-10: 0631228438

ISBN-13: 9780631228431

A spouse to American Immigration is an authoritative selection of unique essays through top students at the significant themes and topics underlying American immigration history.Focuses at the most crucial classes in American Immigration background: the economic Revolution (1820-1930) and the Globalizing period (Cold battle to the present)Provides an in-depth remedy of principal issues, together with financial situations, acculturation, social mobility, and assimilationIncludes an introductory essay through the quantity editor.

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Shtm (February 1, 2003). Howe Verhovek, Sam (2001). ” New York Times, October 4, p. B1. Huttenback, Robert A. (1976). Racism and Empire: White Settlers and Colored Immigration in the British Self-Governing Colonies, 1830–1910. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press. Irons, Peter (1993). Justice at War. Berkeley: University of California Press. Jacobson, Matthew Frye (1998). Whiteness of a Different Color: European Immigrants and the Alchemy of Race. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Johnson, Kevin R.

Foreign policy had always been a factor in determining immigration laws, but during the Cold War, the two became ever more intertwined (Zolberg 1995). The Internal Security Act of 1950 not only called for better tracking of “subversives” already within the United States; it also barred all aliens who had been Communist Party members and deported those already in the United States (Ueda 1994, p. 42). Refugee admissions were another area of immigration law that was directly influenced by American Cold War foreign policy agendas.

Gee, Harvey (2001). ” North Carolina Journal of International Law and Commercial Regulation 26: 559–651. Gerstle, Gary (2001). American Crucible: Race and Nation in the Twentieth Century. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press. Goodstein, Laurie and Tamar Lewin (2001). ” New York Times, September 19, p. A1. Goodstein, Laurie and Gustav Niebuhr (2001). ” New York Times, September 14, p. A14. Gotanda, Neil (1997). ’ ” Oregon Law Review 76: 233–58. Graham, Otis (2001). , Debating American Immigration, 1882–Present.

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