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Author Harris, Duchess.

Title The 1924 Immigration Act and its relevance today / by Duchess Harris, JD, PhD ; with Carolyn Williams-Noren. [Axis 360 electronic resource]

Publication Info. Core Library, 2019.
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Description 1 online resource
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Contents A letter from Duchess -- A new Act -- Early immigration -- Greater restrictions -- Legacy -- Fast facts -- Stop and think.
Summary Throughout US history, many immigrant groups have faced discrimination. This has sometimes led to laws that restrict immigration. The 1924 Immigration Act limited immigration from eastern and southern Europe. This book explores this act and how it has shaped modern immigration laws. Includes text, images, and back matter, plus a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index.
Audience 740L Lexile
Subject United States. Immigration Act of 1924 -- Juvenile literature.
Immigration Act of 1924 (United States)
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Subject JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / General.
Immigrants -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Race discrimination -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Xenophobia -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
Emigration and immigration.
Emigration and immigration law.
Race discrimination.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- Juvenile literature.
United States.
Genre History.
Juvenile works.
Added Author Baker & Taylor Axis 360.
ISBN 9781532175701 $34.22
1532175701 $34.22
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