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The Resource Why can't they be like us? America's white ethnic groups, by Andrew M. Greeley

Why can't they be like us? America's white ethnic groups, by Andrew M. Greeley

Label
Why can't they be like us? America's white ethnic groups
Title
Why can't they be like us? America's white ethnic groups
Statement of responsibility
by Andrew M. Greeley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the beliefs, nature, and values of white ethnic groups living in the United States
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1928-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Greeley, Andrew M.
Dewey number
301.45
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
G83 1971
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Minorities
  • Ethnicity
  • United States
  • Attitudes ethniques
Label
Why can't they be like us? America's white ethnic groups, by Andrew M. Greeley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Incorporates substantial portions of the author's Why can't they be like us? published in 1969 by the Institute of Human Relations Press of the American Jewish Committee
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 216-218
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A nation of immigrants -- What is an ethnic? -- The functions of ethnicity -- Steps in ethnic assimilation -- Competition among ethnic groups -- "We" and "They": the differences linger -- Religion and ethnicity -- Social turf -- One neighborhood -- Intellectuals as an ethnic group -- The Irish: an ambivalent view of one ethnic group from the inside -- Ethnicity and tribalism -- The alienation of white ethnic groups -- The future of ethnic groups -- Conclusion: Problem or promise
Control code
135350
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780525233701
Lccn
72148473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)503993
Label
Why can't they be like us? America's white ethnic groups, by Andrew M. Greeley
Publication
Note
Incorporates substantial portions of the author's Why can't they be like us? published in 1969 by the Institute of Human Relations Press of the American Jewish Committee
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 216-218
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A nation of immigrants -- What is an ethnic? -- The functions of ethnicity -- Steps in ethnic assimilation -- Competition among ethnic groups -- "We" and "They": the differences linger -- Religion and ethnicity -- Social turf -- One neighborhood -- Intellectuals as an ethnic group -- The Irish: an ambivalent view of one ethnic group from the inside -- Ethnicity and tribalism -- The alienation of white ethnic groups -- The future of ethnic groups -- Conclusion: Problem or promise
Control code
135350
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed..
Extent
223 pages
Isbn
9780525233701
Lccn
72148473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)503993

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