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24 January, 17:53

How did nativism influence the Chinese exclusion act and discrimination towards new immigrants

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  1. 24 January, 19:47
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    Nativism contributed to the Act as the Chinese were considered a threat to the economic well-being of the natives. The Chinese were stereotyped as degraded, dangerous, and competitors for jobs and wages. The passage of the act characterized the outcome of years of racial hostility
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