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Emigration from the Hungarian Banat, 1900-1920

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dc.contributor.advisor Denning, Robert
dc.contributor.advisor Chung, Yun
dc.contributor.author Winters, Kathleen
dc.date.accessioned 2019-06-16T20:50:46Z
dc.date.available 2019-06-16T20:50:46Z
dc.date.issued 2018-09-16
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10474/3528
dc.description.abstract The early Twentieth century represented peak emigration years for Hungary and the Hungarian Banat. The research of this paper uses a social lens to convey the historical context of the period in relationship to emigration from the region. Between 1900 and 1920 the outflow of minority populations was due to nationalization tension, economic factors, conscription, social unrest and a lack of equity in state rights based in minority status. Peak emigration years were 1905-1907 and this is accounted for by increased social discontent coupled with marketing of shipping lines and agents. Minorities left in higher percentages than ethnic Hungarians and the effect was to increase the Hungarian population to the majority. Emigration ended with the advent of World War I (WWI). Post WWI, new minorities were created due to the partitioning of the Banat, but immigration nearly halted due to the 1924 United States Immigration Act. (Author abstract) en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Southern New Hampshire University en_US
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dc.rights Author retains all ownership rights. Further reproduction in violation of copyright is prohibited en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Southern New Hampshire University -- Theses (History) en_US
dc.subject.other history en_US
dc.subject.other demography en_US
dc.subject.other social structures en_US
dc.subject.other Banat en_US
dc.subject.other boundaries en_US
dc.subject.other emigration en_US
dc.subject.other Hungary en_US
dc.subject.other minorities en_US
dc.subject.other nationalism en_US
dc.title Emigration from the Hungarian Banat, 1900-1920 en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.description.bibliographicCitation Winters, K. (2018). Emigration from the Hungarian Banat, 1900-1920. Retrieved from http://academicarchive.snhu.edu en_US
dc.description.degree Master Arts en_US
dc.description.program History en_US
dc.description.school College of Online and Continuing Education en_US
dc.digSpecs PDF/A-1b en_US
dc.rightsHolder Winters, Kathleen


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