The Resource This land is our land: : a history of American immigration, Linda Barrett Osborne, (electronic resource)

This land is our land: : a history of American immigration, Linda Barrett Osborne, (electronic resource)

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This land is our land: : a history of American immigration
Title
This land is our land:
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a history of American immigration
Statement of responsibility
Linda Barrett Osborne
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Language
eng
Summary
American attitudes toward immigrants are paradoxical. On the one hand, we see our country as a haven for the poor and oppressed; anyone, no matter his or her background, can find freedom here and achieve the "American Dream." On the other hand, depending on prevailing economic conditions, fluctuating feelings about race and ethnicity, and fear of foreign political and labor agitation, we set boundaries and restrictions on who may come to this country and whether they may stay as citizens. This book explores the way government policy and popular responses to immigrant groups evolved throughout U.S. history, particularly between 1800 and 1965. The book concludes with a summary of events up to contemporary times, as immigration again becomes a hot-button issue. Includes an author's note, bibliography, and index
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Midwest
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1949-
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Osborne, Linda Barnett
Dewey number
304.80973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Electronic books
  • United States
  • Immigrants
Target audience
juvenile
Label
This land is our land: : a history of American immigration, Linda Barrett Osborne, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11661791
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multicolored
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MWT11661791
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11661791
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
This land is our land: : a history of American immigration, Linda Barrett Osborne, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11661791
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11661791
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11661791
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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