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24 Cards in this Set

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brazen
bold; shameless
brazen
bold; shameless
refuse
castaways; rubbish
teeming
crowded
wretched
pitiful
exile
banished
beacon
fire or light used to guide or signal
Assimilation
The process whereby a minority group fitting into new cultures.
Asylum
Protection and immunity from extradition granted by a government to a political refugee from another country.
Divirsity
ethnic differnces
Emigration
To leave one country or region to settle in another.
Ethnicity
of relating to large groups of people closed according to reigious and cultural background.
Green Card
a work permit given to legal immigrants who have not yet become citizens.
Greenhorn
A newcomer, especially one who is unfamiliar with the ways of a place or group.
Immigration
To enter and settle in a country or region to which one is not native.
Tradition
A mode of thought or behavior followed by a people continuously from generation to generation; a custom or usage.
Quota system
limiting by nationality the number of immigrants who may enter the U.S. each year.
Visa
permitting entry into and travel within a particular country or region.
Refugee
an exile who flees for safety
Pluralism
A condition in which numerous distinct ethnic, religious, or cultural groups are present and tolerated within a society.
Passport
An official government document that certifies one's identity and citizenship and permits a citizen to travel abroad.
Naturalism
To grant full citizenship to (one of foreign birth).
INS
An American agency that regulates the flow of immigration by enforcing U.S. immigration laws.
INS
An American agency that regulates the flow of immigration by enforcing U.S. immigration laws.