Strangers in the Land: Patterns of American Nativism, 1860-1925

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Rutgers University, 1988 - History - 447 pages
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Review: Strangers in the Land: Patterns of American Nativism, 1860-1925

User Review  - Brandy - Goodreads

Read this for a grad class. It actually came as a surprise to me when I realized I'd finished this one - I hate reading books in chunks over a span of weeks. Throws me off. Anyway. Higham is a ... Read full review

Review: Strangers in the Land: Patterns of American Nativism, 1860-1925

User Review  - David Bates - Goodreads

By 1910 the census found that one in three Americans was foreign born. John Higham's Strangers in the Land, first published in 1955, traces the resulting backlash of nativism in America during the ... Read full review

Contents

PATTERNS IN THE MAKING
3
THE AGE OF CONFIDENCE
12
The Ethnocentric Residue 23 The Nativist
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