Asian migration to Australia
Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
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The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration
How to Cite
Kee, P. 2013. Asian migration to Australia. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .
- Published Online: 4 FEB 2013
Asian immigration has been an integral part of the Australian experience since the mid-19th century. The experience, however, has been colored by episodes of controversy which impacted significantly on the lives of Asian immigrants and their descendants as well as Australia's relations with Asia.
- assimilation and exclusion;
- cultural diversity;
- demography and population studies;