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Unformatted text preview: Nothing is a melting pot. Old immagrants (prior to 1880’s British isles/germany/western Europe Wasps / Protestants Educated New Immagrants (after1880s) Southern & eastern Europe Italians, Slavs, ZGreeks, Poles Catholics, Jews Religious & Ethnic Diversity Uneducated Pull factors 1. The promise of Good Wages 2. The broad range of Jobs 3. Freedom Push factors: 1. Overpopulation 2. Crop failures 3. Famine 4. Religious persecution 5. Industrial depression in European cities Suburb-rich Tenement- poor Greater class divisions, social impact...
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course AMH 2020 taught by Professor Michelleadams during the Spring '06 term at University of Central Florida.
- Spring '06