Immigrant America European Ethnicity in the United States

ISBN-10: 0815316658
ISBN-13: 9780815316657
Edition: 1994
Authors: Timothy Walch
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Book details

List price: $59.95
Copyright year: 1994
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 6/1/1994
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 280
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

This new volume of original essays focuses on the presence of European ethnic culture in American society since 1830. Among the topics explored inImmigrant Americaare the alienation and assimilation of immigrants; the immigrant home and family as a haven of ethnicity; religion, education and employment as agents of acculturation; and the contours of ethnic community in American society.

Timothy Walch is the director emeritus of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library, a former trustee of the State Historical Society of Iowa, and a longtime member of the Iowa State Historical Records Advisory Board. Educated at the University of Notre Dame and Northwestern University, Dr. Walch is a frequent contributor to Iowa Heritage Illustrated, the quarterly magazine of the State Historical Society of Iowa.

Introduction
Beyond "America for Americans": Inside the Movement Culture of Antebellum Nativism
Becoming American: Assimilation, Pluralism, and Ethnic Identity
Us and Them: Personal Reflections on Ethnic Literature
Home Is Where the Heart Is: Immigrant Mobility and Home Ownership
Parents and Children: Fundamental Questions about Immigrant Family Life
Mothers and Daughters: Nassau County Italian American Women
The Religious Factor in Immigration: The Dutch Experience
The Ethnic Dimension in American Catholic Parochial Education
The World of Work: The Croatians of Whiting, Indiana
The Changing Face of Ethnic Politics: From Political Machine to Community Organization
The Ethnic Frontier: Rural Germans and the Settlement of America
Ethnic Elites and Their Organizations: The St. Louis Experience, 1900-1925
Guide to Further Reading
Contributors
Index

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