Unformatted text preview: o induced immigration from non-english populations even though they didn’t like them, they needed them o Constitutional Convention 1787/1790 Naturalization Act Immigrants could come if they came for two years they could naturalize and become citizens (after 2 years) They didn’t want too many non English to come and come into power, so would force certain people to wait 7 years to become member of congress, and 9 years for senate. Early inclusion of people who weren’t WASP wasn’t because they accepted diversity, it was because they needed workers....
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- Summer '06
- Sociology, Labor shortage, 1790U.S. population Homogeneous, white anglosaxon protestant, colored/other race/religious people