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American Immigration / Edition 2

American Immigration / Edition 2

by Maldwyn Allen Jones
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Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900226406335
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 04/28/1992
Series: Chicago History of American Civilization Series
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 361
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Maldwyn Allen Jones is Commonwealth Fund Professor Emeritus of American history at the University of London.

Table of Contents

Editor's Foreword to the Second Edition
Editor's Foreword to the First Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
I. American Foundations, 1607-1776
II. Ethnic Discord and the Growth of American Nationality, 1685-1790
III.  The New Nation and Its Immigrants, 1783-1815
IV The Rise of Mass Immigration, 1815-60
V   Patterns of Distribution and of Adjustment, 1815-60
VI. Nativism, Sectional Controversy, and Civil War, 1830-65
VII. New Sources of Immigration, 1860-1914
VIII. Immigrants in Industrial America, 1865-1920
IX. The Demand for Restriction, 1882-1924
X. The Consequences of Restriction, 1924-59
XI. The New American Mosaic, 1960-91
Important Dates
Suggested Reading
Additional Bibliography

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