Foreign Influences in American Life

Foreign Influences in American Life

by David F. Bowers (Editor)

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Overview

The specific social and historical role of the immigrant is considered.

Originally published in 1966.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691623764
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 12/08/2015
Series: Princeton Studies in American Civilization , #2059
Pages: 282
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

  • Frontmatter, pg. i
  • FOREWORD, pg. v
  • CONTENTS, pg. ix
  • I . THE PROBLEM OF SOCIAL AND CULTURAL IMPACT, pg. 3
  • II. THE AMERICANIZATION OF THE IMMIGRANT, pg. 39
  • III. THE PROBLEM OF ETHNIC AND NATIONAL IMPACT FROM A SOCIOLOGICAL POINT OF VIEW, pg. 57
  • IV. ETHNIC AND NATIONAL FACTORS IN THE AMERICAN ECONOMIC ETHIC, pg. 67
  • V. THE IMMIGRANT AND AMERICAN POLITICS, pg. 84
  • VI. FOREIGN INFLUENCES IN AMERICAN ART, pg. 99
  • VII. THE AMERICAN LITERARY EXPATRIATE, pg. 126
  • VIII. HEGEL, DARWIN, AND THE AMERICAN TRADITION, pg. 146
  • IMMIGRATION BETWEEN 1800 AND 1924, pg. 173
  • THE PATTERN OF ASSIMILATION, pg. 186
  • THE ECONOMIC IMPACT, pg. 195
  • THE POLITICAL IMPACT, pg. 207
  • THE ARTISTIC AND LITERARY IMPACT, pg. 220
  • THE RELIGIOUS AND PHILOSOPHIC IMPACT, pg. 235



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