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American intolerance : our dark history of demonizing immigrants / Robert E. Bartholomew and Anja E. Reumschüssel.

Author/Creator:
Bartholomew, Robert E. author.
Publication:
Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2018. , ©2018
Format/Description:
Book
270 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Immigrants -- United States -- Public opinion.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions.
Emigration and immigration -- Public opinion.
Immigrants -- Public opinion.
Immigrants -- Social conditions.
HISTORY / Social History.
PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Emigration & Immigration.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Public opinion.
United States.
Local subjects:
United States.
Summary:
"This historical review of the US treatment of immigrants and minority groups documents the suspicion and persecution that often met newcomers and those perceived to be different"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
From out of the shadows : moral panics and the search for scapegoats
'They're plotting to take over the country!' : the great Catholic scare
'No dogs, no Negros, no Mexicans' : the Southern border menace
'The Mongolian hordes must go!' : the Chinese migration band
'Childlike, barbaric and otherwise inferior' : the fear of Native Americans-foreigners in their own land
'Don't trust the Huns' : the anti-German hysteria of World War I
'Beware the yellow peril' : the Japanese American scare
'The Jews are spying for Hitler!' : the refugee panic of World War II
'Be wary of the wolf in sheep's clothing!' : Muslim refugees-just the latest fear
From Mexicans to Muslims : stepping out of the shadow of fear and facing the enemy within.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Reumschüssel, Anja, 1983- author.
Other format:
Online version: Bartholomew, Robert E., author. American intolerance
ISBN:
9781633884489
1633884481
9781633884496
OCLC:
1021081039
Publisher Number:
99981561018
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