Book Discussion on Reinventing the Melting Pot

Panelists discussed Reinventing the Melting Pot: The New Immigrants and What It Means to Be American, published by Basic Books. The… read more

Panelists discussed Reinventing the Melting Pot: The New Immigrants and What It Means to Be American, published by Basic Books. The book, edited by Ms. Jacoby, is a collection of twenty-two essays on immigration, assimilation, and American identity. The panelists, all contributors to the book, addressed these and other issues, and responded to questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • George Borjas Professor Harvard University->Kennedy (J.F.) School of Government
  • Tamar Jacoby Senior Fellow Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
  • Peter Skerry Senior Fellow Brookings Institution->Governance Studies Program
  • Stephan Thernstrom Senior Fellow Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
  • Alan Wolfe Professor Boston College->Political Science
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Book Discussion on Reinventing the Melting Pot

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Program ID:
180577-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Feb 28, 2004
Last Aired:
Feb 13, 2005

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  • Feb 28, 2004 | 10:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 29, 2004 | 11:56pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 20, 2004 | 4:26pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 28, 2004 | 2:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Feb 09, 2005 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Feb 13, 2005 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 13, 2005 | 7:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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