Unformatted text preview: How were the Irish compared to blacks? How did many Irish in Ireland view enslaved Africans? What was the Irish immigrants racial or ethnic strategy once they came to the US and found themselves occupying the same socio-economic space as Blacks? Describe Irish behavior during the Civil War. How did Blacks respond to the Irish? 5. Why did a high percent of Irish women emigrate? Describe their employment. What were the factors affecting their choice of employment. Describe their employers and working conditions. 6. Describe the Irish ethnic strategy in politics....
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- Spring '10
- History, Takaki, Emigration, Diablo Valley College, Irish immigrants