Laws Harsh as Tigers: Chinese Immigrants and the Shaping of Modern Immigration Law
Focusing primarily on the exclusion of the Chinese, Lucy Salyer analyzes the popular and legal debates surrounding immigration law and its enforcement during the height of nativist sentiment in the early twentieth century. She argues that the struggles be
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From Counting to Sifting Immigrants
Judicial Justice 18911905
Contesting Exclusion THE CHINESE AND THE ADMINISTRATORS
Captives of Law JUDICIAL ENFORCEMENT OF THE CHINESE EXCLUSION LAWS
The Eclipse of judicial Justice
Executive Justice 19051924
Drawing the Sieve Tighter THE RISE OF NATIVISM AND ADMINISTRATIVE POWER
Bureaucratic Tyranny THE BUREAU OF IMMIGRATION AND ITS CRITICS
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Laws Harsh As Tigers: Chinese Immigrants and the Shaping of Modern ...
Lucy E. Salyer
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Laws Harsh as Tigers: Chinese Immigrants and the Shaping of Modern ...
Lucy E. Salyer
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