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The Jews and Italians of Brooklyn against Liberalism

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$37.00 • £29.95 • €33.50

ISBN 9780674093614

Publication Date: 03/15/1987

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306 pages

1 map, 22 halftones


Related Subjects

  • Introduction: Danger and Dispossession
  • I. History
    • 1. The Fenced land
    • 2. Ethnic Tradition
  • II. Territorial, Social, and Cultural Threats
    • 3. Vulnerable Places
    • 4. The Lost People
    • 5. The Reverence is Gone
  • III. Reactions to Threat
    • 6. Striking Back
    • 7. Canarsie Schools for Canarsie Children
    • 8. The Trials of Liberalism
  • Notes
  • Index

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