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The Resource The Oxford handbook of American immigration and ethnicity, edited by Ronald H. Bayor, (electronic resource)

The Oxford handbook of American immigration and ethnicity, edited by Ronald H. Bayor, (electronic resource)

Label
The Oxford handbook of American immigration and ethnicity
Title
The Oxford handbook of American immigration and ethnicity
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ronald H. Bayor
Title variation
Handbook of American immigration and ethnicity
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"What is the state of the field of immigration and ethnic history; what have scholars learned about previous immigration waves; and where is the field heading? These are the main questions as historians, linguists, sociologists, and political scientists in this book look at past and contemporary immigration and ethnicity"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bayor, Ronald H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Immigrants
  • Ethnicity
  • Nationalism
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The Oxford handbook of American immigration and ethnicity, edited by Ronald H. Bayor, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The making of America / Ronald H. Bayor -- The impact of immigration legislation : 1875 to the present / David Reimers -- European migrations / Dirk Hoerder -- Asian immigration / Madeline Y. Hsu -- Latino immigration / María Cristina García -- African American migration from the colonial era to the present / Joe W. Trotter -- Emancipation and exploitation in immigrant women's lives / Donna R. Gabaccia -- Protecting America's borders and the undocumented immigrant dilemma / David Gutierrez -- Inclusion, exclusion, and the making of American nationality / Gary Gerstle -- Race and citizenship / Gregory T. Carter -- Assimilation in the past and present / Richard Alba -- Whiteness and race / David Roediger -- Race and U.S. panethnic formation / Yen Le Espiritu -- Intermarriage and the creation of a new American / Allison Varzally -- Immigration, medical regulation, and eugenics / Wendy Kline -- The world of the immigrant worker / James Barrett -- Neighborhoods, immigrants, and ethnic Americans / Amanda I. Seligman -- Machine bosses, reformers, and the politics of ethnic and minority / Steven Erie and Vladimir Kogan -- Immigration, ethnicity, race and organized crime / Will Cooley -- The myth of ethnic success : old wine in new bottles / Stephen Steinberg -- Immigration and ethnic diversity in the South, 1980-2010 / Mary E. Odem -- Allegiance, dual citizenship, and the ethnic influence on U.S. foreign policy / David Brundage -- Historians and sociologists debate transnationalism / Peter Kivisto -- Written forms of communication from immigrant letters to instant messaging / Suzanne M. Sinke -- Ethnicity, race, and religion beyond Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish whites / R. Stephen Warner -- Immigration, race, and ethnicity in American film / Steven Carr -- Language retention/language shift, "English only," and multilingualism in the United States / Joshua Fishman -- Melting pots, salad bowls, ethnic museums, and American identity / Steven Conn -- New approaches in teaching immigration and ethnic history / John Bukowczyk
Control code
ssj0001723214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 546 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780197529911
Isbn Type
(paperback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2015047823
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001723214
Label
The Oxford handbook of American immigration and ethnicity, edited by Ronald H. Bayor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: The making of America / Ronald H. Bayor -- The impact of immigration legislation : 1875 to the present / David Reimers -- European migrations / Dirk Hoerder -- Asian immigration / Madeline Y. Hsu -- Latino immigration / María Cristina García -- African American migration from the colonial era to the present / Joe W. Trotter -- Emancipation and exploitation in immigrant women's lives / Donna R. Gabaccia -- Protecting America's borders and the undocumented immigrant dilemma / David Gutierrez -- Inclusion, exclusion, and the making of American nationality / Gary Gerstle -- Race and citizenship / Gregory T. Carter -- Assimilation in the past and present / Richard Alba -- Whiteness and race / David Roediger -- Race and U.S. panethnic formation / Yen Le Espiritu -- Intermarriage and the creation of a new American / Allison Varzally -- Immigration, medical regulation, and eugenics / Wendy Kline -- The world of the immigrant worker / James Barrett -- Neighborhoods, immigrants, and ethnic Americans / Amanda I. Seligman -- Machine bosses, reformers, and the politics of ethnic and minority / Steven Erie and Vladimir Kogan -- Immigration, ethnicity, race and organized crime / Will Cooley -- The myth of ethnic success : old wine in new bottles / Stephen Steinberg -- Immigration and ethnic diversity in the South, 1980-2010 / Mary E. Odem -- Allegiance, dual citizenship, and the ethnic influence on U.S. foreign policy / David Brundage -- Historians and sociologists debate transnationalism / Peter Kivisto -- Written forms of communication from immigrant letters to instant messaging / Suzanne M. Sinke -- Ethnicity, race, and religion beyond Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish whites / R. Stephen Warner -- Immigration, race, and ethnicity in American film / Steven Carr -- Language retention/language shift, "English only," and multilingualism in the United States / Joshua Fishman -- Melting pots, salad bowls, ethnic museums, and American identity / Steven Conn -- New approaches in teaching immigration and ethnic history / John Bukowczyk
Control code
ssj0001723214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 546 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780197529911
Isbn Type
(paperback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2015047823
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001723214

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