“Social Effects of Immigration”

Edward Alsworth Ross. From The Old World in the New: The Significance of Past and Present Immigration to the American People, 1914.

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Edward Ross was a sociologist at the University of Wisconsin–Madison who urged severe restrictions on immigration. In this passage, he vividly describes what he saw as immigrants’ negative impact on American society.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Social Effects of Immigration
Short Title Social Effects of Immigration, 1914
Book Title The Old World in the New: The Significance of Past and Present Immigration to the American People
Place of Publication New York
Publisher Century Co
Creator Edward Alsworth Ross
Publication Date 1914
Pages pp. 228-229
Call Number J 383 .756
Location General Collections 2nd floor