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Is America Still A Melting Pot?
Throughout American history, the nation has prided itself on consisting of a diverse group of races, ethnic backgrounds, and nationalities. But does America’s reputation still hold true in the 1990’s?
fellow at the Woodrow Wilson Center, author of Mexican-Americans, The Ambivalent Minority
professor of sociology at Harvard University
Professor of sociology at the University of New York at Albany and the author of Remaking the American Mainstream: Assimilation and
Originally Aired: 12/26/1996
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