Adapting to Abundance

Jewish Immigrants, Mass Consumption, and the Search for American Identity

Andrew R. Heinze

Columbia University Press

Adapting to Abundance

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Pub Date: October 1992

ISBN: 9780231068536

276 Pages

Format: Paperback

List Price: $35.00£27.00

Adapting to Abundance

Jewish Immigrants, Mass Consumption, and the Search for American Identity

Andrew R. Heinze

Columbia University Press

A very important book... at the cutting edge of what should be an exciting new scholarly development... opening up whole areas of behavior which [historians] previously shrugged off as irrelevant. Journal of American Ethnic History
Well written... creative in its use of a wide range of primary source material. Canadian Review of American Studies
Raises interesting questions about the immigrant experience in a gracefully written style. Journal of Consumer Affairs
An important book that invites reflection upon the national character. American Jewish Archives

About the Author

Andrew R. Heinze is Professor of American History at the University of San Francisco.