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作者 Behdad, Ali, 1961-
書名 A forgetful nation : on immigration and cultural identity in the United States / Ali Behdad
出版項 Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2005
國際標準書號 0822336065 (hbk.)
0822336197 (pbk.)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 歐美所圖書館  305.8 B3949 2005    在架上    30500101236639
 人文社會聯圖  E184.A1 B34 2005    在架上    30610020211348
說明 xvii, 212 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-203) and index
Introduction : nation and immigration -- Imagining America : forgetful fathers and the founding myths of the nation -- Historicizing America : Tocqueville and the ideology of exceptionalism -- Immigrant America : liberal discourse of immigration and the ritual of self-renewal -- Discourses of exclusion : nativism and the imagining of a "white nation" -- Practices of exclusion : national borders and the disciplining of aliens -- Conclusion : remembering 9/11
EAS: YW
主題 United States -- Ethnic relations
United States -- Race relations
National characteristics, American
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Political aspects -- History
Amnesia -- Political aspects -- United States -- History
Nativism -- History
Xenophobia -- Political aspects -- United States -- History
Pluralism (Social sciences) -- United States -- History
National characteristics, American, in literature
Emigration and immigration in literature
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