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The Resource Americanization in the states : immigrant social welfare policy, citizenship, & national identity in the United States, 1908-1929, Christina A. Ziegler-McPherson ; foreword by Richard Greenwald & Timothy J. Minchin

Americanization in the states : immigrant social welfare policy, citizenship, & national identity in the United States, 1908-1929, Christina A. Ziegler-McPherson ; foreword by Richard Greenwald & Timothy J. Minchin

Label
Americanization in the states : immigrant social welfare policy, citizenship, & national identity in the United States, 1908-1929
Title
Americanization in the states
Title remainder
immigrant social welfare policy, citizenship, & national identity in the United States, 1908-1929
Statement of responsibility
Christina A. Ziegler-McPherson ; foreword by Richard Greenwald & Timothy J. Minchin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This title offers a comparative history of social welfare policies developed in 4 distinct regions with diverse immigrant populations: New York, California, Massachusetts, and Illinois. By focusing on state actions versus national agencies and organizations, and by examining rural and western approaches in addition to urban and eastern ones, the author broadens the historical literature associated with the subject
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ziegler-McPherson, Christina A
Dewey number
325.7309041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Working in the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Immigrants
  • Citizenship
  • National characteristics, American
Target audience
specialized
Label
Americanization in the states : immigrant social welfare policy, citizenship, & national identity in the United States, 1908-1929, Christina A. Ziegler-McPherson ; foreword by Richard Greenwald & Timothy J. Minchin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The start of a movement : the New York Bureau of Industries and Immigration, 1908-1914 -- The California plan : the Commission of Immigration and Housing, 1913-1917 -- An unhealthy relationship : eugenics and americanization in New York, 1914-1917 -- Americanizing the home : housing reform and the California Home Teacher Act of 1915 -- Wartime americanization in the States : New York, California, and Massachusetts, 1917-1918 -- Cosmopolitanism cut short : the Illinois Immigrants Commission, 1919-1921 -- Schooling the immigrant : americanization and adult education, 1919-1929 -- Americanization versus restriction : immigrant social welfare policy in New York, California, and Massachusetts, 1919-1929
Control code
ocn801840957
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813039718
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801840957
Label
Americanization in the states : immigrant social welfare policy, citizenship, & national identity in the United States, 1908-1929, Christina A. Ziegler-McPherson ; foreword by Richard Greenwald & Timothy J. Minchin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The start of a movement : the New York Bureau of Industries and Immigration, 1908-1914 -- The California plan : the Commission of Immigration and Housing, 1913-1917 -- An unhealthy relationship : eugenics and americanization in New York, 1914-1917 -- Americanizing the home : housing reform and the California Home Teacher Act of 1915 -- Wartime americanization in the States : New York, California, and Massachusetts, 1917-1918 -- Cosmopolitanism cut short : the Illinois Immigrants Commission, 1919-1921 -- Schooling the immigrant : americanization and adult education, 1919-1929 -- Americanization versus restriction : immigrant social welfare policy in New York, California, and Massachusetts, 1919-1929
Control code
ocn801840957
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 233 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813039718
Note
Oxford University Press
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)801840957

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