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Rooting Multiculturalism
     

Rooting Multiculturalism

by Dan Shiffman
 

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Shiffman (English, rhetoric, and writing, Berry College, Mount Berry, Georgia) examines the life and work of Slovenian-born Louis Adamic (1898-1951), a writer, editor, populist historian, and champion of immigrant contributions to the U.S. Coverage includes a chronological description of Adamic's life, from childhood in Slovenia to his death in 1951; Adamic and the

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Shiffman (English, rhetoric, and writing, Berry College, Mount Berry, Georgia) examines the life and work of Slovenian-born Louis Adamic (1898-1951), a writer, editor, populist historian, and champion of immigrant contributions to the U.S. Coverage includes a chronological description of Adamic's life, from childhood in Slovenia to his death in 1951; Adamic and the emergence of cultural pluralism between the 1910s to 1940s; his rhetoric of social reform; his writing about second-generation immigrants; and his relevance to contemporary multiculturalism. Distributed by Associated U. Presses. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838644263
Publisher:
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Publication date:
10/01/2003
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
254 KB

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