Immigrant vs Assimilationism - What's the difference?

immigrant | assimilationism |


As nouns the difference between immigrant and assimilationism

is that immigrant is immigrant while assimilationism is the policy or practice of the assimilation of immigrant or other minority cultures into a mainstream culture.

immigrant

English

(Immigration)

Adjective

(-)
  • Of or relating to immigrants or the act of immigrating.
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person who comes to a country from another country in order to permanently settle there.
  • A plant or animal that establishes itself in an area where it previously did not exist.
  • Antonyms

    * emigrant

    Derived terms

    * landed immigrant

    See also

    * expatriate

    Anagrams

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    assimilationism

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The policy or practice of the assimilation of immigrant or other minority cultures into a mainstream culture.
  • *2002 , , The Great Nation , Penguin 2003, p. 558:
  • *:The model of regenerative assimilationism which the Revolutionaries displayed towards the Jews was evident in regard to other groupings whose commitment to the patriotic cause was for whatever reason in doubt.