Foreign and female: immigrant women in America, 1840-1930

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Schocken Books, Jan 1, 1987 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 288 pages
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Immigrant women from various ethnic groups share their feelings about their homeland, men, families, work, and other major facets of their lives

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Foreign and female: immigrant women in America, 1840-1930

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This history relies chiefly on vignettes and anecdotes to evoke the quality of life for immigrant women in America. Weatherford surveys many different immigrant groups, including those on the frontier ... Read full review

Contents

Ambivalence in Morality
35
The Old and the New
67
The Contributions of These Women 1
103
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Executive editor and contributor DORIS WEATHERFORD is an adjunct professor at the University of South Florida, is active in the political arena, and has been extensively recognized for her contributions to the field of womens studies.

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