Immigration nation : the American identity in the twenty-first century / Judy Dodge Cummings ; illustrated by Richard Chapman.
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|Erlanger Branch||304.873 C971i 2019 (Text)||33126024452223||YA Nonfiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781619307605
- ISBN: 161930760X
- ISBN: 9781619307636
- ISBN: 1619307634
- Physical Description: vii, 120 pages : color illustrations, map ; 27 cm.
- Publisher: White River Junction, VT : Nomad Press, 
- Copyright: ©2019
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Includes glossary, resources, bibliographical references, and index.
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Timeline -- Process of legal immigration flow chart -- Introduction: The golden door -- A backward look -- The gatekeepers -- The push and the pull -- The welcome mat -- America's changing face -- Immigration reform -- Out of many, one.
Cummings takes readers through the history of immigration in the United States through the perspective of immigrants, citizens, and policymakers. While examining the social challenges faced in the past, she includes critical-thinking activities and encourages readers to analyze the effects of open immigration, and of closing the borders to immigrants. -- adapted from back cover.
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