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The Resource A time for building : the third migration, 1880-1920, Gerald Sorin

A time for building : the third migration, 1880-1920, Gerald Sorin

Label
A time for building : the third migration, 1880-1920
Title
A time for building
Title remainder
the third migration, 1880-1920
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Sorin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this volume, [the author] focuses on how the eastern European Jewish migration, which set the tone for American Jewry in the final decades of the nineteenth century, confronted the issue of accommodation and group survival. A distinctive political and general culture, which amalgamated traditional Jewish and new American values, was established by the immigrant generation. That Yiddish-speaking transitional culture, which prevailed in the ethnic enclaves of the cities, was considerably modified once Jews left these core communities and after World War I, the cultural energy of the immigrant generation waned"--Series editor's foreword
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sorin, Gerald
Dewey number
973/.04924
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.J5
LC item number
S664 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Jewish people in America
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jews
  • Jews, East European
  • Immigrants
  • Jews
  • Jews, East European
  • Immigrants
  • United States
  • United States
  • Joden
  • Immigranten
Label
A time for building : the third migration, 1880-1920, Gerald Sorin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. Sources of the Eastern European migration -- ch. 2. The immigration experience -- ch. 3. New York as the promised city -- ch. 4. Prophets, proletarians, and progressives -- ch. 5. Mobility and community beyond New York -- ch. 6. Varieties of religious belief and behavior -- ch. 7. Participation in the American political system -- ch. 8. Cultural pluralism and Zionism
Control code
24848236
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 306 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780801843457
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91040700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1487094
Label
A time for building : the third migration, 1880-1920, Gerald Sorin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-287) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. Sources of the Eastern European migration -- ch. 2. The immigration experience -- ch. 3. New York as the promised city -- ch. 4. Prophets, proletarians, and progressives -- ch. 5. Mobility and community beyond New York -- ch. 6. Varieties of religious belief and behavior -- ch. 7. Participation in the American political system -- ch. 8. Cultural pluralism and Zionism
Control code
24848236
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvii, 306 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780801843457
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
91040700
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(WaOLN)1487094

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