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Ethnic America / edited by Marjorie P.K. Weiser.

New York : Wilson, 1978.
ISBN 9780824206239, 0824206231

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Mt. Vernon campus stacks
E184.A1 E777 Available Request
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PN4181 .R33 v.50 no.1-3 Off-site
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Other Authors Weiser, Marjorie P. K.
Subjects Ethnicity -- United States.
Minorities -- United States.
United States.
Series Reference shelf ; v. 50, no. 2.
Description 207 pages ; 19 cm.
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-207).
Also issued online.
Summary A compilation of reprinted articles considering various ethnic groups in the United States, with emphasis on Native Americans and Afro-Americans, and how they coped with their problems in adjusting to the dominant culture.
Contents The immigrant heritage of America / Richard C. Schroeder -- The shaping of a people : the United States of America / George W. Pierson -- Of our spiritual strivings / W.E.B. Du Bois -- "Everyone else is an ethnic" / Richard R. Lingeman -- Letters to the editor : the Jewish experience / Isaac Metzker -- Japanese picture-brides / Emma Gee -- Astoria, the largest Greek city outside Greece / Murray Schumach -- The significance of the Mexican-American people / Jack D. Forbes -- Ethnic succession in America / Daniel Elazar and Murray Friedman -- Why can't they be like us? / Andrew M. Greeley -- The facts of Indian life / Jamake Highwater -- Books by and about the American Indian / Anna Lee Stensland -- Report on legal services to the Indians : a study in desperation / Lowell K. Halverson -- Reservation in a city / Mifaunwy Shunatona Hines -- I'm from a reservation / Dawn Kathleen Good Elk -- Philistinism and the Negro writer / Amiri Baraka -- Family chronicle / David Herbert Donald -- Annual progress report, 1997 -- Whither integration? / Martin Kilson -- Beyond the melting pot / Nathan Glazer and Daniel Patrick Moynihan -- A rising cry : "ethnic power" / Charles Roberts -- Confessions of a third-generation Italian American / William V. D'Antonio -- The ethnic miracle / Andrew M. Greeley -- Bilingual education / Sandra Stencel -- Cultural pluralism and the schools / James A. Banks -- The limits of ethnicity / Irving Howe.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4036894
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