Alien encounters

@article{Burke2001AlienE,
  title={Alien encounters},
  author={Stacie D. A. Burke and Lawrence A. Sawchuk},
  journal={The History of the Family},
  year={2001},
  volume={6},
  pages={531 - 561}
}
In a place where land was scarce and military security paramount, population growth was perceived as Gibraltar's most insidious curse. While British law protected the rightful residence of those who were recognized by the early 19th century definition of Gibraltar “native,” colonial authorities realized that the local population was also increasing by other means. The tenet of the jus soli became one of Gibraltar's most notable weaknesses in attempting to control local population growth. Laws… Expand
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