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Title Major problems in American immigration and ethnic history : documents and essays / edited by Jon Gjerde
Published Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [1998]
©1998

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Description xvii, 486 pages ; 24 cm
Series Major problems in American history series
Major problems in American history series.
Contents Approaches to American immigration and ethnic history -- Strangers in the realm, migrants to British colonial North America, 1609-1785 -- Nation and citizenship in the Age of Revolution, 1750-1800 -- European migration and the radical attempt to conserve, 1830-1880 -- Nativism and becoming American at midcentury, 1830-1860 -- Emigration and return, migration patterns in the Industrial Age, 1850-1920 -- Industrial immigrants in the city and in the countryside, 1880-1920 -- Women immigrants -- Racialization of immigrants, 1880-1928 -- Responses to immigration, exclusion, restriction, and Americanization, 1880-1924 -- Immigrant and ethnic life in twentieth-century America, 1924-1965 -- Immigrants and ethnics amid depression and war, 1929-1965 -- Immigration and ethnicity in the post-industrial world, 1965 to the present -- Immigration transforms America, 1965 to the present
Bibliography Contains bibliographical references
Subject Immigrants -- United States -- History -- Sources.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Sources.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- History -- Sources.
Author Gjerde, Jon, 1953-2008.
LC no. 97072475
ISBN 0395815320