By Daniel Katz
Investigating why immigrant Jewish unionists within the overseas women’ Garment staff’ Union (ILGWU) appealed to a global strength of coworkers, Katz lines their ideology of a working-class dependent cultural pluralism, which Daniel Katz newly phrases “mutual culturalism,” again to the innovative stories of Russian Jewish girls. those militant ladies and their male allies developed an ethnic id derived from Yiddish socialist tenets in response to the main of self sufficient nationwide cultures within the past due 19th century Russian Empire. equipped on unique scholarship and reinforced through exhaustive study, All jointly Different deals a clean point of view at the nature of ethnic id and working-class realization and contributes to present debates in regards to the origins of multiculturalism.
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