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Of all jewish immigrants to the united states from 1886 to 1914, forty-four percent were women, far more than for other immigrants groups arriving during the heyday. Examines the causes and conditions of immigration, the immigrants' reception in and responses to the united states, assimilation and alienation, and the achievements. Reconciling two cultures: the experience of immigrants and first generation americans from non-western countries america is a.
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