The Resource Working toward Whiteness : how America's immigrants became White : the strange journey from Ellis Island to the suburbs, David R. Roediger

Working toward Whiteness : how America's immigrants became White : the strange journey from Ellis Island to the suburbs, David R. Roediger

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Working toward Whiteness : how America's immigrants became White : the strange journey from Ellis Island to the suburbs
Title
Working toward Whiteness
Title remainder
how America's immigrants became White : the strange journey from Ellis Island to the suburbs
Statement of responsibility
David R. Roediger
Title variation
How America's immigrants became white
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BKL
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Roediger, David R
Dewey number
305.8009730904
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
R645 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • United States
  • Americanization
  • Whites
  • Working class
  • Race discrimination
  • United States
Label
Working toward Whiteness : how America's immigrants became White : the strange journey from Ellis Island to the suburbs, David R. Roediger
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-319) and index
Contents
New immigrants, race, and "ethnicity" in the long early twentieth century -- Popular language, social practice, and the messiness of race -- "The burden of proof rests with him" : new immigrants and the structures of racial inbetweenness -- Inside the wail : new immigrant racial consciousness -- "A vast amount of coercion" : the ironies of immigration restriction -- Finding homes in an era of restriction -- A New Deal, an industrial union, and a White House : what the new immigrant got into -- Afterword : the houses we've lived in and the workings of whiteness
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 339 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036932630
Label
Working toward Whiteness : how America's immigrants became White : the strange journey from Ellis Island to the suburbs, David R. Roediger
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-319) and index
Contents
New immigrants, race, and "ethnicity" in the long early twentieth century -- Popular language, social practice, and the messiness of race -- "The burden of proof rests with him" : new immigrants and the structures of racial inbetweenness -- Inside the wail : new immigrant racial consciousness -- "A vast amount of coercion" : the ironies of immigration restriction -- Finding homes in an era of restriction -- A New Deal, an industrial union, and a White House : what the new immigrant got into -- Afterword : the houses we've lived in and the workings of whiteness
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 339 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036932630

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