TITLE

Controversy Over Immigration Policy

PUB. DATE
October 1981
SOURCE
Congressional Digest;Oct81, Vol. 60 Issue 10, p225
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the controversy over the U.S. immigration policy. Impetus to the termination of the national origins quota system; Impact of the immigration law on the economy and the labor standards; Assimilation capability of various types of immigrants.
ACCESSION #
11101736

 

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