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The Resource Ellis Island nation : immigration policy and American identity in the twentieth century, Robert L. Fleegler

Ellis Island nation : immigration policy and American identity in the twentieth century, Robert L. Fleegler

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Ellis Island nation : immigration policy and American identity in the twentieth century
Title
Ellis Island nation
Title remainder
immigration policy and American identity in the twentieth century
Statement of responsibility
Robert L. Fleegler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Examining the shift between American immigrant policy between 1924 and 1964, 'Ellis Island nation' traces the emergence of 'contributionism', the belief that the newcomers from eastern and southern Europe contributed important cultural and economic benefits to American society"--provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
PU/DLC
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Fleegler, Robert L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Haney Foundation series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Acculturation
  • Multiculturalism
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Ellis Island nation : immigration policy and American identity in the twentieth century, Robert L. Fleegler
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The beginning of the era of restriction. -- Contributionism in the prewar period. -- The quest for tolerance and unity. -- How much did the war change America? -- The reemergence of contributionism. -- The Cold War and religious unity. -- The triumph of contributionism. -- Epilogue : 'how great to be an American and something else as well'
Control code
FIEb17320446
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9780812245097
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)805831523
Label
Ellis Island nation : immigration policy and American identity in the twentieth century, Robert L. Fleegler
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [243]-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The beginning of the era of restriction. -- Contributionism in the prewar period. -- The quest for tolerance and unity. -- How much did the war change America? -- The reemergence of contributionism. -- The Cold War and religious unity. -- The triumph of contributionism. -- Epilogue : 'how great to be an American and something else as well'
Control code
FIEb17320446
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
270 pages
Isbn
9780812245097
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)805831523

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