Unformatted text preview: industrialization.-Immigrants were the labor supply that fueled industrialization-Individual Choices- (personal and familial exercises in freedom) steered all of these immigrants.-New York was the gateway through which most immigrants arrived; several million decided to stay.-Immigrant neighborhoods took on the quality of “cities within the city.”-Immigrants shaped the social life and landscape of the city in ways that are evident a century later.-Immigrant neighborhoods: “fortress” or “prison” ?-...
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- Spring '08
- Industrial Revolution, Immigration Labor, City I. Consequences, industrial revolution Immigration, Immigration Labor force, -Immigrant neighborhoods