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Author Harris, Duchess, author.

Title The Chinese Exclusion Act and its relevance today / Duchess Harris, JD, PhD, with Kate Conley.

Publication Info. Minneapolis, Minnesota : Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing, 2020.

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Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Children's Department  J973.0495 HAR    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Children's Department  J 305.8951 HARRIS    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Children's Department  J 305.8951 HARRIS    Check Shelf
 West Hartford Public Library    On Order
Description 48 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Series Freedom's promise
Harris, Duchess. Freedom's promise.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 46) and index.
Contents Gold Mountain -- Growing mistrust -- Life under the act -- The act's legacy -- Fast facts -- Stop and think.
Summary "In the late 1800s, racial tensions between white and Chinese Americans were high. The US government passed the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882. This act restricted immigration from China.The Chinese Exclusion Act and Its Relevance Today explores this act's effects and its influence on modern immigration laws. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics, a glossary, additional resources, and an index."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject United States. Chinese Exclusion Act -- Juvenile literature.
Chinese -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Emigration and immigration law -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Chinese -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Chinese Americans -- Civil rights -- Juvenile literature.
Immigrants -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Emigration and immigration law. (OCoLC)fst00908736
Chinese Americans -- Civil rights. (OCoLC)fst00857253
Chinese -- Legal status, laws, etc. (OCoLC)fst00857196
Chinese. (OCoLC)fst00857169
Chinese Americans. (OCoLC)fst00857249
Citizenship. (OCoLC)fst00861909
Immigrants. (OCoLC)fst00967712
Race discrimination. (OCoLC)fst01086465
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Conley, Kate A., 1977- author.
ISBN 9781532190803 (library binding)
1532190808 (library binding)
9781532176654 (ebook)
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