Dirasat: Human and Social Sciences

From 2000 to 2019

ISSN 1026-3721

Chinese Immigration to the United States of America in the Second Half of the Nineteenth Century: Motives, Distribution, and Challenges

Abstract | الملخص

This study aims to shed the light on the early Chinese immigration to the United States of America during the second half of the nineteenth century. It also aims to explain the reasons behind the immigration as well as the types of immigrants, their numbers, distribution, and the nature of the Chinese-American society in the new world and the challenges facing it. In addition, the study addressed the American official and popular position towards that wave of immigrants.

Authors | المؤلفون

Mohammad ِِِِA. Banisalamah

Keywords | الكلمات الدالة

U.S History. China History. Chinese- American Minority in America. Chinese migration.

References | المراجع