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The Resource At America's gates : Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, 1882-1943, Erika Lee

At America's gates : Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, 1882-1943, Erika Lee

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At America's gates : Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, 1882-1943
Title
At America's gates
Title remainder
Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, 1882-1943
Statement of responsibility
Erika Lee
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lee, Erika
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Chinese Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • China
  • United States
  • United States
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At America's gates : Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, 1882-1943, Erika Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-310) and index
Contents
Introduction -- PART I: CLOSING THE GATES: The Chinese are coming: how can we stop them? : Chinese exclusion and the origins of American gatekeeping -- The keepers of the gate: U.S. immigration officials and Chinese exclusion -- PART II: AT AMERICA'S GATES: Exclusion Acts: Race, class, gender, and citizenship in the enforcement of the exclusion laws -- One hundred kinds of oppressive laws: the Chinese response to American exclusion -- PART III: CRACKS IN THE GATE: Enforcing the borders: Chinese exclusion along the U.S.-Canadian and U.S.-Mexican borders -- The crooked path: Chinese illegal immigration and its consequences -- PART IV: THE CONSEQUENCES AND LEGACIES OF EXCLUSION: In the shadow of exclusion: The impact of exclusion on the Chinese in America -- EPILOGUE: Echoes of exclusion in the late Twentieth Century -- AFTERWORD: Following September 11, 2001
Control code
ocm50560437
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
331 p.
Isbn
9780807854488
Lccn
2002013375
Other physical details
ill.
Label
At America's gates : Chinese immigration during the exclusion era, 1882-1943, Erika Lee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-310) and index
Contents
Introduction -- PART I: CLOSING THE GATES: The Chinese are coming: how can we stop them? : Chinese exclusion and the origins of American gatekeeping -- The keepers of the gate: U.S. immigration officials and Chinese exclusion -- PART II: AT AMERICA'S GATES: Exclusion Acts: Race, class, gender, and citizenship in the enforcement of the exclusion laws -- One hundred kinds of oppressive laws: the Chinese response to American exclusion -- PART III: CRACKS IN THE GATE: Enforcing the borders: Chinese exclusion along the U.S.-Canadian and U.S.-Mexican borders -- The crooked path: Chinese illegal immigration and its consequences -- PART IV: THE CONSEQUENCES AND LEGACIES OF EXCLUSION: In the shadow of exclusion: The impact of exclusion on the Chinese in America -- EPILOGUE: Echoes of exclusion in the late Twentieth Century -- AFTERWORD: Following September 11, 2001
Control code
ocm50560437
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
331 p.
Isbn
9780807854488
Lccn
2002013375
Other physical details
ill.

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