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Unformatted text preview: The early 50s refugee laws are targeted towards the Chinese. This was due to the Chinese revolution, the formation of communist China. This forced many Chinese studying in the US to either go back to Taiwan or stay in the US. Immigration is reinforcing the economic development during this time period. The middle class is disappearing. 1924 Immigration was based on the National Origins act which was based on the national census of 1800s. This effectively eliminated the Asian immigration effort and limited the immigration of people from Eastern Europe. 1965 Immigration Act Three new principles for immigration. Family reunification, refugees, and economic qualifications....
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This note was uploaded on 03/15/2010 for the course BIO SCI 97 07777 taught by Professor Yi during the Spring '10 term at UC Irvine.
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