The Postcolonial History of Immigration Restriction

Alison Bashford argues for the need to expand the scope of immigration restriction histories geographically, temporally and substantively: beyond the settler nation, beyond the Second World War, and even beyond ‘race’.


The UK 1905 Aliens Act

In a series of articles, Alison Bashford has recast our understanding of this famous British immigration act, including its unexpected asylum clause.