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Immigration to the United States after 1945

Xiaojian Zhao.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; Diplomatic History; Political History; Urban History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity). 13448 words.

Post-1945 immigration to the United States differed fairly dramatically from America’s earlier 20th- and 19th-century immigration patterns, most notably in the dramatic rise in numbers of...

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Japanese American Resettlement in Postwar America: The Los Angeles Experience

Jean-Paul deGuzman.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online March 2016 .

Article. Subjects: US History (Immigration and Ethnicity); Urban History; US History since 1945. 8137 words.

Racism and xenophobia, but also resilience and community building, characterize the return of thousands of Japanese Americans, or Nikkei, to the West Coast after World War II. Although the...

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Latino Urbanism

A. K. Sandoval-Strausz.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online February 2018 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; Urban History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity). 10435 words.

“Latino urbanism” describes a culturally specific set of spatial forms and practices created by people of Hispanic origin. It includes many different aspects of those forms and practices,...

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Vietnamese Americans in Little Saigon, California

Phuong Nguyen.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of American History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Article. Subjects: US History since 1945; US Cultural History; Urban History; US History (Immigration and Ethnicity). 8447 words.

Little Saigon is the preferred name of Vietnamese refugee communities throughout the world. This article focuses primarily on the largest such community, in Orange County, California. This...

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