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Author McCook, Brian Joseph, 1973-

Title The borders of integration : Polish migrants in Germany and the United States, 1870-1924 / Brian McCook
Published Athens : Ohio University Press, [2011]
©2011
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 270 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Ohio University Press Polish and Polish-American studies series
Ohio University Press Polish and Polish-American studies series.
Contents Introduction: Migration and citizenship in a globalizing world -- Migration and settlement : building Polish communities in the Ruhr and northeastern Pennsylvania -- The face of mining : the coal industry in the Ruhr and northeastern Pennsylvania -- Breaking barriers : Polish entry into the mines -- Becoming mining men : Polish integration within the workforce -- Divided hearts, divided faith : Poles and the Catholic Church -- Challenging state and society : the "Polish question" and the rise of Polish ethnic associations -- War and Polish communities transformed, 1914-24 -- Conclusion: Determining the borders of integration
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-255) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Coal miners -- Germany -- Ruhr River Valley -- History.
Coal miners -- Pennsylvania -- History.
Community life -- Germany -- Ruhr River Valley -- History.
Community life -- Pennsylvania -- History.
Immigrants -- Germany -- Ruhr River Valley -- History.
Immigrants -- Pennsylvania -- History.
Polish Americans -- Cultural assimilation -- Pennsylvania -- History.
Polish people -- Cultural assimilation -- Germany -- Ruhr River Valley -- History.
Pennsylvania -- Ethnic relations.
Ruhr River Valley (Germany) -- Ethnic relations.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0821443518 (electronic bk.)
9780821443514 (electronic bk.)