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Contents Acknowledgments Introduction Part 1 1. The Italian Languages in Italy and America 2. Linguistic Boundaries in American History Part 2 3. "He could not explain things the way I tell it": The Immigrant in Translation 4. The World Turned Upside Down in Farfariello's Theater of Language 5. The Identity Politics of Language: Italian Language Maintenance in New York City, 1920-40 6. Language, Italian American Identity, and the Limits of Cultural Pluralism in the World War II Years Epilogue Notes Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Italian Americans -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Italian Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Italian Americans -- Languages.
Italian Americans -- Ethnic identity.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Immigrants -- United States -- Language.
Sociolinguistics -- United States -- History.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 19th century.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.