Dear Reader

Chapter One:
Seven Million Germans Were Once "Foreigners"

Chapter Two:
Why Germans Left Home

Chapter Three:
Whereto? Germans Joined Germans

Chapter Four:
Inequality: Incomes, Occupations, Social Structure

Chapter Five:
Likes Attract: German Clubs and the Display of "Germanness"

Chapter Six:
German-American Churches and Schools

Chapter Seven:
German or English?

Chapter Eight:
Ethnic Politics: German-Americans as Voters and Office-Seekers

Chapter Nine:
Xenophobia: American Nativism

Chapter Ten:
American Laws Regulating Immigration and Asylum

Chapter Eleven:
Integration: The Ideas of Cultural Pluralism

A German-American Chronology


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The Authors

German Information Center (GIC)

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