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Author Hong, Jane H., author.

Title Opening the gates to Asia : a transpacific history of how America repealed Asian exclusion / Jane H. Hong
Published Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2019]
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Contents Laying the groundwork for a movement: the World War II campaign to repeal Chinese exclusion -- Entangling immigration and independence: Indians and Indian Americans in the campaign for exclusion repeal -- Manila prepares for the future: Filipina/o campaigns for U.S. citizenship on the eve of Philippine independence -- Testing the limits of postwar reform: Japanese Americans, Afro-Caribbeans, and the McCarran-Walter act of 1952 -- Making repeal meaningful: Asian immigration campaigns in the civil rights era
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Asian Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Asians -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Asian Americans -- Social conditions.
Asians -- Social conditions.
Emigration and immigration -- Government policy.
Emigration and immigration.
HISTORY / Asia / General
Asia -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy -- History -- 20th century
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1469653389