Anglo-American migration to Mexico, 19th to early 20th century
Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
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The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
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Henderson, T. J. 2013. Anglo-American migration to Mexico, 19th to early 20th century. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .
- Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
Like most of the Latin American republics, Mexico was interested in attracting immigrants during the 19th century, but in general was notably unsuccessful in this area. An exception was its invitation to Anglo-American immigrants to populate its northern reaches, which proved enormously consequential.
- Central America;
- American borderlands;
- ethnic cleansing;
- foreign interventionism;
- indigenous peoples