1. To investigate legislation regulating immigration to the United States. 2. To assess policies regarding Asian immigration to the United States. 3. To research factors affecting decisions by Asians to immigrate to the United States. 4. To analyze interaction between global economic and social conditions and immigration to the United States. 5.
Sep 05, 2004 The United States experienced major waves of immigration during the colonial era, the first part of the 19th century and from the 1880s to 1920. Many
The number of Asian immigrants in the United States has increased exponentially over the last 50 years, and Asia is now the secondlargest region of birth of U. S. immigrants. The growth of this population dates to the abolition in 1965 of nationalorigin quotas that barred immigration from Asia.