A Companion to American Immigration

A Companion to American Immigration

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ISBN-10: 1444338838
ISBN-13: 9781444338836
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Edition: 1 - 2011

Book Description
A Companion to American Immigration is an authoritative collection of original essays by leading scholars on the major topics and themes underlying American immigration history. * Focuses on the two most important periods in American Immigration history: the Industrial Revolution (1820-1930) and the Globalizing Era (Cold War to the present) * Provides an in-depth treatment of central themes, including economic circumstances, acculturation, social mobility, and assimilation * Includes an introductory essay by the volume editor.