HIST 3455 Immigration and Ethnicity in American History

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 43.16.
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3 hours; 3 credits

History of immigration to America from the first European settlers to the present. Old and new waves of immigrants; immigration and citizenship in the age of Revolution; the rise of nativism; immigration policy; assimilation, ethnic resilience, and cultural hegemony in immigrant communities; the impact of race on ethnic identities; culture, politics, work, and gender in immigrant communities; post-World War II immigrants, migrants, and refugees; America's newest immigrants.


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