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Greeks in Michigan

Author: Stavros Frangos
Publisher: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, ©2004.
Series: Discovering the peoples of Michigan.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The influence of Greek culture on Michigan began long before the first Greeks arrived. The American settlers of the Old Northwest Territory had definite notions of Greeks and Greek culture. America and its developing society and culture were to be the ""New Athens, "" a locale where the resurgence in the values and ideals of classical Greece were to be reborn. Stavros K. Frangos describes how such preconceptions and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
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Frangos, Stavros.
Greeks in Michigan.
East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, ©2004
(DLC) 2004015880
(OCoLC)55960785
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stavros Frangos
ISBN: 9780870139147 0870139142 9781628961911 1628961910
OCLC Number: 607902482
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (83 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Greece and the American imagination --
The Greek War of Independence: the 1821 Detroit Press coverage --
Going to the "Ksentia": the mass migration, 1891-1921 --
Greek communities in Michigan --
Public presentation of ethnicity --
The man with the branded hand --
American-Greek Society in Michigan, 2001 and beyond.
Series Title: Discovering the peoples of Michigan.
Responsibility: Stavros K. Frangos.

Abstract:

The influence of Greek culture on Michigan began long before the first Greeks arrived. The American settlers of the Old Northwest Territory had definite notions of Greeks and Greek culture. America and its developing society and culture were to be the ""New Athens, "" a locale where the resurgence in the values and ideals of classical Greece were to be reborn. Stavros K. Frangos describes how such preconceptions and the competing desires to retain heritage and to assimilate have shaped the Greek experience in Michigan. From the padrone system to the church communities, Greek institut.

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