Foreigners in the Danish newspaper debate from the 1870s to the 1990s

Research report

October 2001


Externally reviewed

Study Paper No. 8


Written by: Bent Jensen


This paper is a shortened version of the author’s analysis of the treatment of the theme of ‘Foreigners’ in Danish newspapers during the period from the first significant wave of immigration in the form of poor Swedish workers in the second half of the nineteenth century up until the mid-1990s.