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Film and migration, North America and Caribbean

Migration A–Z

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  1. Marcelline Block

Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781444351071.wbeghm231

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration

How to Cite

Block, M. 2013. Film and migration, North America and Caribbean. The Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2013

Abstract

From cinema's earliest days, films relating to migration to North America have addressed the history of the United States as a nation of immigrants, the “Mother of Exiles,” welcoming

Keywords:

  • race;
  • ethnocentrism;
  • poverty;
  • labor;
  • racism