Download e-book for kindle: A Companion to American Immigration (Blackwell Companions to by Reed Ueda (editor)

By Reed Ueda (editor)

ISBN-10: 0631228438

ISBN-13: 9780631228431

A better half to American Immigration is an authoritative choice of unique essays by means of best students at the significant subject matters and issues underlying American immigration history.Focuses at the most crucial classes in American Immigration historical past: the commercial Revolution (1820-1930) and the Globalizing period (Cold conflict to the present)Provides an in-depth remedy of vital topics, together with financial conditions, acculturation, social mobility, and assimilationIncludes an introductory essay by way of the quantity editor.

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Corcoran, Mary P. (1993). Irish Illegals: Transients Between Two Societies. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. , Philip L. Martin, and James F. Hollifield, eds. (1994). Controlling Immigration: A Global Perspective. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press. Crossette, Barbara (2001). S. ” New York Times, October 1, p. B3. Daniels, Roger (1962, 1977). The Politics of Prejudice: The Anti-Japanese Movement in California and the Struggle for Japanese Exclusion. Berkeley: University of California Press. —— (1989).

Under the act, the President could also deport any alien whose removal was “in the interest of the United States” (Ueda 1994, p. 42). Secondly, restrictionism became extended to refugee issues. During the crucial years of 1938, when pressure for Jews to leave Nazi Germany intensified, to 1941, when it became impossible for them to leave the country, the US Congress ignored a variety of bills directed at admitting Jewish refugees fleeing Nazism. ” The US State Department went so far as to erect what David Wyman has characterized as “paper walls” to prevent refugees from landing.

American Refugee Policy and European Jewry, 1933–1945. Bloomington: Indiana University Press. 30 erika lee Bueckert, Dennis (2001). ” Canadian Press Newswire, October 3. Calavita, Kitty (2000). ” Law and Social Inquiry 25(1): 1–40. Celler, Emmanuel (1965). Testimony in US Congress, House, 89th Cong. , August 24, 1965. Congressional Record. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, p. 21579. Center for Immigration Studies (2001). ” Panel Discussion and Transcript, November 6, 2001. html (February 1, 2003).

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