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Why can't they be like us? America's white ethnic groups, by Andrew M. Greeley.

[1st ed.].. New York, E.P. Dutton, 1971.
ISBN 9780525233701, 0525233709

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Subjects Attitudes ethniques.
Ethnic relations.
Ethnicity -- United States.
Minorities -- United States.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
United States.
Description 223 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Incorporates substantial portions of the author's Why can't they be like us? published in 1969 by the Institute of Human Relations Press of the American Jewish Committee.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 216-218).
Summary Surveys the beliefs, nature, and values of white ethnic groups living in the United States.
Contents A nation of immigrants -- What is an ethnic? -- The functions of ethnicity -- Steps in ethnic assimilation -- Competition among ethnic groups -- "We" and "They": the differences linger -- Religion and ethnicity -- Social turf -- One neighborhood -- Intellectuals as an ethnic group -- The Irish: an ambivalent view of one ethnic group from the inside -- Ethnicity and tribalism -- The alienation of white ethnic groups -- The future of ethnic groups -- Conclusion: Problem or promise.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)135350
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Greeley, Andrew M., 1928-2013.
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