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Title:
Dividing lines : the politics of immigration control in America
Author:
Tichenor, Daniel J., 1966-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [2002]

©2002
Physical Description:
xii, 378 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Politics of immigration control : understanding the rise and fall of policy regimes -- Immigrant voters in a partisan polity : European settlers, nativism, and American immigration policy, 1776-1896 -- Chinese exclusion and precocious state-building in the nineteenth-century American polity -- Progressivism, war, and scientific policymaking : the rise of the national origins quota system, 1900-1928 -- Two-tiered implementation : Jewish refugees, Mexican guestworkers, and administrative politics -- Strangers in Cold War America : the modern presidency, Committee barons, and Postwar immigration politics -- The rebirth of American immigration : the rights revolution, new restrictionism, and policy deadlock -- Two faces of expansion : the contemporary politics of immigration reform.
Reading Level:
1730 Lexile.
ISBN:
9780691088044

9780691088051
Format :
Book