Naturalization Law, Immigration Flow and Policy

Vol. I, Perspectives on Immigration: History and Issues, 145-64 (LeMay, Ed., Praeger) 2013

22 Pages Posted: 1 Sep 2015

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Carla Reyes

Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law

Date Written: 2013

Abstract

This chapter outlines the history of naturalization law and immigration policy from the founding of the United Statues until 1865. The chapter argues that the immigration public policy struggle in those early years foreshadowed the continuing struggle facing policy-makers today.

Keywords: Immigration, Naturalization Law, Policy, History

Suggested Citation

Reyes, Carla, Naturalization Law, Immigration Flow and Policy (2013). Vol. I, Perspectives on Immigration: History and Issues, 145-64 (LeMay, Ed., Praeger) 2013, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2652698

Carla Reyes (Contact Author)

Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law ( email )

P.O. Box 750116
Dallas, TX 75275
United States

HOME PAGE: https://www.smu.edu/Law/Faculty/Profiles/Reyes-Carla-L

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