Re: Melting pot + Cultural Mosaic

Caroline Brettell (cbrettel@SUN.CIS.SMU.EDU)
Mon, 13 Dec 1993 12:58:17 -0600

I think that melting pot came from a Jewish-American playwright, Israel
Zangwill. He published it in 1909--called "The Melting Pot." I have no
idea about cultural mosaic. What do Glazer and Moynihan say in "beyond the
Melting Pot"? Or try Milton Gordon's book "Assimilation in American Life."

C. Brettell, Anthropology, SMu