A Companion to American Immigration (Blackwell Companions to by Reed Ueda (editor)

By Reed Ueda (editor)

A spouse to American Immigration is an authoritative choice of unique essays by way of prime students at the significant themes and issues underlying American immigration history.Focuses at the most crucial classes in American Immigration historical past: the economic Revolution (1820-1930) and the Globalizing period (Cold warfare to the present)Provides an in-depth therapy of significant issues, together with monetary conditions, acculturation, social mobility, and assimilationIncludes an introductory essay by means of the quantity editor.

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113). Initially, the United States intended to evacuate only 17,600 22 erika lee American dependents and government employees from Vietnam. In the mass confusion following the fall of Saigon in April 1975, however, the small numbers of evacuees had increased to a total of 130,400 Southeast Asian refugees by December 1975. By 1978, the annual admission of Southeast Asian refugees had increased exponentially, most of them admitted under the Indochinese Parole Programs that granted the attorney general ad hoc authority to “parole” into the United States any alien on an emergency basis, with no real numerical limit or oversight from Congress.

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