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The apperceptive mass of foreigners as applied to Americanization, the Mexican group

Alfred Eugene White

The apperceptive mass of foreigners as applied to Americanization, the Mexican group

by Alfred Eugene White

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Published by R and E Research Associates in [San Francisco .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Mexicans -- United States,
    • Americanization

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesAmericanization - the Mexican group.
      Statement[by] Alfred White.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.M5 W5 1971
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 67 p.
      Number of Pages67
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5758789M
      LC Control Number71147300

      The Americanization Movement was spurred by concerns about the assimila-tion of large numbers of immigrants who were markedly different from the exist-ing population. The United States absorbed nearly 23 million European immigrants between and , and by nearly 15 percent of the American population was foreign born. The category of excludable people expanded continuously after In , in response to American workers’ complaints about cheap immigrant labor, Congress added foreign workers migrating under labor contracts with American employers to the list of excludable people.

      About the Book. How Race Is Made in America examines Mexican Americans—from , when American law drastically reduced immigration into the United States, to , when many quotas were abolished—to understand how broad themes of race and citizenship are constructed. These years shaped the emergence of what Natalia Molina describes as an immigration regime, which defined the . Encourage immigrants to assimilate to American society. Henry Ford promoted Americanization by. offering daytime programs to his employees. Which statement best reflects the reason native born Americans encouraged Americanization. They believed new immigrants were a .

        In its report, “Building an Americanization Movement for the Twenty-first Century,” the group attempted to balance the celebration of ethnic diversity and the promotion of national unity by.   She shows how the racialization of Mexican Americans was not simply a matter of legal exclusion or labor exploitation, but rather that scientific discourses and public health practices played a key role in assigning negative racial characteristics to the group. The book skillfully moves beyond the binary oppositions that usually structure works Reviews: 8.


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