Encyclopedia Of North American Immigration (Facts on File by John Powell

By John Powell

Reading the transformation of the tradition of the North American continent because the fifteenth century The Encyclopedia of North American Immigration is a complete one-volume encyclopedia together with greater than three hundred A-to-Z entries on occasions, issues, humans, areas, and laws regarding immigration.

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Naff, Alixa. Becoming American: The Early Arab American Experience. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1985. Orfalea, Gregory. Before the Flames: A Quest for the History of Arab Americans. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1988. , ed. Arabs in America: Building a New Future. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2000. Zogby, John. Arab America Today: A Demographic Profile of Arab Americans. : Arab American Institute, 1990. Argentinean immigration Argentineans first arrived in the United States and Canada in significant numbers during the 1960s, primarily seeking economic opportunities.

By 1990, almost 80 percent of Argentinean Americans had been born abroad. Between 1992 and 2002, Argentinean immigration averaged about 2,500 annually. A very limited Argentinean immigration to Canada began early in the 20th century, the most notable being a small community of about 300 Welsh Argentines who relocated to Saskatchewan. Between passage of the IMMIGRATION A CT of 1952 and the early 1970s, Argentinean immigration averaged several hundred per year, driven both by Argentina’s economic decline and by Canada’s new provisions for highly trained immigrants.

The Caribbean Exodus. New York: Praeger, 1987. Owens-Watkins, Irma. Blood Relations. Bloomington: University of Indiana Press, 1996. Palmer, R. W. Pilgrims from the Sun: West Indian Migration to America. New York: Twayne, 1995. Richardson, Bonham. Caribbean Migration. Knoxville: University of Tennessee Press, 1983. Tennyson, Brian Douglas. Canada and the Commonwealth Caribbean. : University Press of America, 1988. Walker, James W. St. G. The West Indians in Canada. Ottawa: Canadian Historical Association, 1984.

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