eBook Immigration in America, 1st Edition

  • Richard Brownell
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  • ISBN-10: 1410381013
  • ISBN-13: 9781410381019
  • DDC: 325.7323
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 180 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released March 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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An issue in the news, and very personal to many, Immigration in America tackles this complicated topic by first presenting a historical overview of immigration as well as various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on immigration. Discussions of immigration laws and border security, economic impacts of immigrants, and immigration reform are covered from a wide variety of perspectives.

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  • Primary Source sidebars with prompts to help students understand, analyze, and evaluate the source.
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  • Sidebars draw attention to important people, organizations, historical moments, and comparing positions or arguments related to the topic.
  • An appendix with assorted printable/downloadable worksheets, tip sheets, student performance checklists, and evaluation guidelines that teachers can use in the classroom or students can use independently.
  • Chronology, recommended sources for further research, and subject index.

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Alternate Formats

  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 1410380955 | ISBN-13: 9781410380951

Table of Contents

Instructor’s Guide.
Introduction.
Timeline.
Chapter 1: Immigration from Colonial Times to the Civil War.
Chapter 2: Immigration After the Civil War.
Chapter 3: The Melting Pot Today.
Chapter 4: Immigration and the Economy.
Chapter 5: Immigration, Law Enforcement, and Border Security.
Chapter 6: The Path to Immigration Reform.
Organizations to Contact.
Sources for More Information.
Educator Resources.
Index.

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Immigration in America  (ISBN-10: 1410380955 | ISBN-13: 9781410380951)

An issue in the news, and very personal to many, Immigration in America tackles this complicated topic by first presenting a historical overview of immigration as well as various points-of-view and key players in the public discourse on immigration. Discussions of immigration laws and border security, economic impacts of immigrants, and immigration reform are covered from a wide variety of perspectives.

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