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Author Handlin, Oscar, 1915-2011, editor
Title Immigration as a factor in American history / edited by Oscar Handlin
Imprint Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1959
 Modern History Library  325.73 H236    AVAILABLE    30550100195583
 Fu  E184.A1 H236    AVAILABLE    HPW0010382
 Ethnology Library  E184.A1 H23    AVAILABLE    30520020158326
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  325.73 H1923im 1959    AVAILABLE    30500100013955
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  325.73 H1923im 1961    AVAILABLE  -  30500100188245
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  325.73 H192 c.2  CANCEL    30500100015281
 人文社會聯圖  E184.A1 H23 1959    AVAILABLE    30600620061508
Descript 206 pages : illustrations, charts ; 22 cm
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Series Spectrum book ; S-2
Spectrum book ; S-2
Note Traces the history of immigrants of describing problems of adjustment and his indispensable role in the idustry, agriculture, politics, and cultural life of America
1.The Dimensions of the Problem ; The Lessons of the Colonial Experience / William Rawle -- The Westward Flow of Peoples / Marcus L. Hansen -- Some Indications of Volume / Brown and Roucek -- Some Indications of Motive / Samuel Gompers, Polish Peasants --
2. The Old World Background ; The Flight from Famine in Ireland / Father John O'Sullivan, Lord Mountcashell -- Migration out of Germany / Chambers's Edinburgh Journal -- The Disruption of the East European Economy / Emily Greene Balch -- The Source of Italian Labor / John Foster Carr -- The Perils of the Crossing / Andreas Geyer, New York State Commissioners of Emigration, Robert Louis Stevenson --
3. The Economic Adjustment ; The Immigrant and American Agriculture / Marcus L. Hansen, Calvin Colton -- The Immigrant Artisan / S.H. Collins -- The Immigrant Buisnessman / Abraham Kohn -- The Immigrant and the Labor Market / United States Immigration Commission, Isaac A. Hourwich -- The Industries Manned by Immigrants / Hagerstown Torch-Light, John D. Warner, W.R. Jones, Peter Roberts -- The Immigrant and American Population / Francis A. Walker, Walter F. Willcox --
4. Immigrant Organization ; The Churches / Stuart, Federal Art Project, St. Raphael Society -- Immigrant Organization for Self-Help / Massachusetts Commission of Immigration -- To Preserve the Old Culture / A.M. Skibinska, Mark Villchur, Mordicai Soltes --
5. The Immigrant in American Politics ; The Immigrant and the City Machine / Lincoln Steffens, George W. Plunkitt, Robert A. Woods -- Widening Visions of Politics / Carl Schurz, Alfred E. Smith -- American Politics and the Outer World / John Hay --
6. Cultural Contributions ; The European Scholar as Teacher / Palmer -- The European as an Impresario / Theodore Thomas -- An Immigrant Author / Lincoln Colcord -- Grace as an Aspect of Culture / Charles F. Read -- The Passionate Italian / Putnam's Monthly -- The Good-Natured German / Charles F. Adams -- Realism in the Yiddish Theater / Hutchins Hapgood --
7. Conceptions of Americanization ; America as a Melting Pot / Crevecoeur, Emma Lazarus, Israel Zangwil, Percy S. Grant -- Cultural Pluralism / Horace M. Kallen, Carl H. Grabo -- Advocates of Assimilation / Richmond Mayo-Smith -- The Immigrant Views His Own Adjustment / Polish Immigrant, A.R. Dugmore --
8. Restriction ; The Orientals and Color Predjudice / Mary R. Coolidge, Carey McWilliams -- Religious Intolerance / Oscar and Mary F. Handlin, The Fiery Cross -- Racism / Madison Grant -- The Literacy Test Defended / Samuel Gompers -- The Literacy Test Condemned / Woodrow Wilson -- Effects of the War / Robert DeC. Ward -- The Quota System and Its Effects / William S. Bernard --
9. The Aftermath ; America: A Land of Immigrants / President's Commission on Immigration
4th printing (1965). MH
Lib. has: 2nd printing, 1961. HS(TH)
Link Online version: Handlin, Oscar, 1915-2011. Immigration as a factor in American history. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall, 1959 (OCoLC)558088342
Online version: Handlin, Oscar, 1915-2011. Immigration as a factor in American history. Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall, 1959 (OCoLC)609440216
Subject Immigrants -- United States
United States -- Emigration and immigration
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