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Pacific Historical Review (2018) 87 (4): 667–701.
Published: 01 November 2018
... leaders during the height of the U.S. Cold War in East Asia. At the same time, JACL’s disagreements with Chinese Americans and Japanese American liberals precluded any coherent Japanese or Asian American position on postwar immigration policy. The resulting 1952 McCarran-Walter Act formally ended Asians...
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Pacific Historical Review (2018) 87 (2): 264–304.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Diane C. Fujino This study contrasts Japanese American activism, centering on citizenship struggles surrounding the 1952 McCarran-Walter Act, to show alternatives to the emergence of the model minority trope. This complexity of activity worked to create and contest the making of a “successful...
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Pacific Historical Review (2017) 86 (4): 691–722.
Published: 01 November 2017
... interview by Aaron Bae, Aug. 13 , 2014 , audio recording, in author s pos- session; Habal, San Francisco s International Hotel, 28 29 ; Diane Fujino, Contested Citizenship and Radical Democracy: Japanese American Activism and the McCarran-Walter Act of 1952 paper presented at the annual meeting of the...
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Pacific Historical Review (2017) 86 (4): 661–690.
Published: 01 November 2017
... provided by the McCarran-Walter Immigration Act and the Refugee Relief Act to set up new, inferior programs for the importation of foreign farm workers64 The Joint Committee s fears echoed concerns voiced by the NFLU leadership that growers would circumvent the standards and regulations put in place to...
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Pacific Historical Review (2013) 82 (3): 362–395.
Published: 01 August 2013
... discriminatory language remained in the constitution until 2006. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013 Nuevomexicanos Japanese immigrants racial discrimination citizenship Alien Land Laws Sowing Discontent: The 1921 Alien Land Act in New Mexico JAMIE BRONSTEIN The author...
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Pacific Historical Review (2012) 81 (3): 432–461.
Published: 01 August 2012
... Asia moti- vated Washington to continue asserting political, military, and eco- nomic power in the region. To win Asian support, Congress passed the Luce-Celler Bill of 1946 and the McCarran-Walter Act of 1952 to grant naturalization and small immigration quotas for Asian In- dians, Filipinos, and...
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Pacific Historical Review (2009) 78 (4): 653–654.
Published: 01 November 2009
... acts of 1948 and 1950, the McCarran-Walter Act of 1952, refugee relief acts of the 1950s, the admission of Cubans in the early 1960s, the passage of the Hart- Cellar Act in 1965, and the methods both Presidents and Congress used from the 1970s through the 1990s to propel Asian and Cen- tral American...
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Pacific Historical Review (2008) 77 (4): 672–673.
Published: 01 November 2008
... accounts of the Sleepy Lagoon incident and Zoot Suit riots and traces the in- teraction of foreign policy and domestic concerns as they led up to the passage of the McCarran-Walter Act in 1952. The examples mentioned above merely hint at the full range of ethnic groups covered in this comprehensive review...
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Pacific Historical Review (2009) 78 (1): 81–118.
Published: 01 February 2009
... America, and Kaiser Industries, into powerful national corporations.8 Henry Kaiser, in particular, built a unionized empire in this new economic order. To fulfill federal contracts, he accommo- dated his business practices to the National Labor Relations Act when building the Hoover and Grand Coulee dams...
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Pacific Historical Review (2005) 74 (2): 165–194.
Published: 01 May 2005
...MASUMI IZUMI In September 1971 Congress repealed the Emergency Detention Act, Title II of the McCarran Internal Security Act of 1950. This act had authorized the President to apprehend and detain any person suspected as a threat to internal security during a national emergency. This article...
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Pacific Historical Review (2003) 72 (4): 495–530.
Published: 01 November 2003
... Review510 52. For example, one section of the McCarran Act of 1950 prohibited the immigra- tion of those with communist affiliations and allowed for their deportation as well. The 1952 McCarran-Walter Immigration Act gave authorities even broader powers to deal with radical non-citizens; as the pages below...
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Pacific Historical Review (1997) 66 (3): 399–425.
Published: 01 August 1997
... impeded greater change and frustrated his attempts to win other elected positions. West Coast minorities continued to hold second-class sta- tus even after World War II and, during the Cold War, were tar- gets of repression. The McCarran-Walter Act of 1952 abolished racial bars to citizenship, thus...
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Pacific Historical Review (1969) 38 (4): 488–490.
Published: 01 November 1969
... last century.) In keeping with his theme, Ostrander sees the worst in all Nevada senators. In condemning Senator Patrick McCarran, for example, the much-criticized Immigration Act is assailed without saying that the McCarran-Walter Act was the first o provide quotas for all. 490 PACIFIC HISTORICAL...
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Pacific Historical Review (1963) 32 (1): 92–94.
Published: 01 February 1963
...). Chapters V, VI, VII may be grouped together since they deal with the recent status of Chinese immigrants as governed by relief through private legislation, judicial reviews and executive interpre- tations of the McCarran-Walter Act of 1952, and the Refugee Relief Act of 1953. Within these sixty pages, the...
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Pacific Historical Review (1966) 35 (4): 373–383.
Published: 01 November 1966
... legal crack in exclusion: Con- gress, a little embarrassed by domestic racism in the war against the Axis, repealed Chinese exclusion in 1943.21 Nine years later the otherwise discriminatory McCarran-Walter Act token-integrated Japanese and other Asians into the National Origins quota system. Other...
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Pacific Historical Review (1969) 38 (3): 317–327.
Published: 01 August 1969
... in "Western Politics and New Deal Politics: A Study of T. A. Walters of Idaho," Pacific North- west Quarterly, LIV (1963), 9-18 Richardson 9 LIV Pacific Northwest Quarterly 1963 "Federal Park Policy in Utah: The Escalante National Monument Controversy of 1935-1940," Utah Historical...
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Pacific Historical Review (1963) 32 (3): 265–282.
Published: 01 August 1963
.... 268 PACIFIC HISTORICAL REVIEW The repeal in 1868 of the Civil War contract labor law, the passage of the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882, and the passage of a law in 1885 making it illegal to import contract labor' placed Californians who needed labor in a difficult position. All subsequent immigration...
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Pacific Historical Review (1953) 22 (3): 227–255.
Published: 01 January 1953
..., reported in the New York Times, August 16, 1951. Nevins August 16 Times 1951 13 Walter B. Hendrickson, "A Review of Reviews of Douglas S. Freeman's Young Washington," Library Quarterly, XXI (1951), 173-182. Hendrickson 173 XXI Library Quarterly 1951 14 Samuel Eliot Morison...