Migration to New Worlds

Migration to New Worlds, Module 1, showcases unique primary source material recounting the many and varied personal experiences of migration. It includes material on the following topics: European, Asian and Chinese migrants, emigration, immigration, port conditions, departure conditions and organization, arrivals and early experiences, journey conditions, anti-immigration legislation, motives for emigration, permanent settlement, ethnic identity and community relations, religion, remigration, responses to immigration, ships and shipping lines, politics, legislation and governance, indentured labor.

Social Sciences


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