Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 August 2019

272 Pages | 2

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474445245

Bookseller Code (06)

The Politics of Armenian Migration to North America, 1885-1915

Sojourners, Smugglers and Dubious Citizens

David Gutman

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Studies on the Ottoman Empire

  • An in-depth study of illicit migration in a non-Western context
  • Sheds light on the phenomenon of migrant smuggling from a historical perspective
  • Demonstrates the effects of different regimes of mobility control on the migration process
  • Examines the limits of citizenship and nationality in the context of global migration
  • Demonstrates the surprising convergence of anti-migrant politics and policies in both the Ottoman Empire and United States at the turn of the twentieth century