Provides a concise historical background of immigration to the United States. Emphasis is placed on the push and pull factors and the affect of immigrants on the social and cultural landscape of the U.S.
From Ellis Island to JFK : New York's Two Great Waves of Immigration
Call Number: JV7048.F65 2000
Exploring a vast range of topics from two great waves of immigration, Foner discusses everything from gender roles to the impact of education on assimilation of immigrants.
A Different Mirror : a history of multicultural America
by Ronald T. Takaki