legal history of US racial formation

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Brief legal history of racial formation in the U.S. 1790 – Naturalization Law – citizenship for “white persons” 1848 - Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo 1850 fugitive slave act 1856 Dred Scott (1857) 1865 “General Order No. 3” Juneteenth 1865 Special Field Orders, No. 15, “40 acres and a mule” 1875 Civil Rights Act of 1875 (KKK act) 1877 Compromise of 1877 (not really a law) 1881 – 1 st Jim Crow law – Tennessee 1883 Ex Parte Crow Dog - Rules of Indian Court 1887 Dawes Act – Dawes Rolls tribal enrollment criteria 1879 - Ah Yup 1882 Chinese Exclusion Act (1882), reiterated in 1917, 1921, 1924 1896 Separate but equal, Plessy v. Ferguson 1898 Treaty of Paris of 1898, guam, Puerto rico, purchase of Philippines, and control of Cuba. 1906 Nationality Act requires English for immigration 1907 Immigration Act of 1907 1910 White Slave Traffic Act — a.k.a. Mann Act. 1917 Congress waives literacy requirements and head tax to allow Mexican
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Unformatted text preview: workers to enter U.S. (1917) 1920 womens suffrage 1922 Ozawa 1922 Thind 1924 Immigration Act of 1924, or Johnson-Reed Act Bracero campaign under executive order (1942 1964) a.k.a. Mexican Farm Labor Supply Program. 1942 Executive Order 9066 JA internment 1948 U.N. Universal Declaration of Human Rights One million Mexican workers deported under Operation Wetback, etc. in 1954 1952 Walter-McCarran Act a.k.a. Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1952 1954 Brown v. Board of Education 1964 Civil Rights Act of 1964 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act amendments 1978 Bakke decision reverse discrimination 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) 1996 Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWORA) Welfare reform 2002 Homeland Security Act 2007 United Nations Declaration on Rights of Indigenous Peoples 2008 2009 2010...
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This note was uploaded on 09/10/2010 for the course ECE 107 taught by Professor Fullterton during the Spring '07 term at UCSD.

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