Ethnic Differences: Schooling and Social Structure Among the Irish, Italians, Jews, and Blacks in a American City, 1880-1935

By: Joel Perlmann

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Ethnic Differences explores how and why the Irish, Italians, Jews, and blacks of Providence, Rhode Island differed in their schooling and economic success. Drawing on new evidence from thousands of students recors of public, Catholic, and private schools, as well as on census manuscripts, city directories, and other sources, the book offers an integrated study of American ethnicity, education, and social structure. Joel Perlmann examines the extent to which differing career patterns, and reconsiders the relation between ethnicity and social class. Printed Pages: 339.

Title: Ethnic Differences: Schooling and Social Structure Among the Irish, Italians, Jews, and Blacks in a American City, 1880-1935

Author Name: Joel Perlmann

Categories: History, Culture, and Politics,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Cambridge, UK, Cambridge University Press: 1989

ISBN: 0521389755

ISBN 13: 9780521389754

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Size: 16 Cms x 24 Cms

Seller ID: 006831

Keywords: Indian Caste Politics Society Society Sociology