Unformatted text preview: Waves of immigration (pedraza) First wave: 1. Northwest Europe: 2. England, Scotland, Norway, Sweden 3. “old immigrants”, some from germany and Ireland Push factors: 1. Religious presecution p5 2. Political and economic 3. Europe: feudalism to capitalism 4. Displace: peasants/serfs 5. Ex: English control over Ireland 6. Irish famine Pull factors: America: a colonial, agrarian society Socio historical concept/ race: 1. Sort ppl into groups 2. Create racial hierarchy 3. Justify exploitation...
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- Spring '08
- agrarian society Socio, Religious presecution p5