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By William J. Connell,Fred Gardaphé

there was a strange reluctance at the a part of historians of the Italian American adventure to confront the discrimination confronted via Italians and americans of Italian ancestry. This quantity is a daring test by way of an esteemed staff of students and writers to debate the query brazenly through charting the ancient and cultural barriers of stereotypes, prejudice, and assimilation. individuals provide a continual sequence of cultural encounters and reports in tv, literature, and movie that deserve the eye of someone drawn to the bigger subject matters of yank history.

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