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1

What are immigrant cultures often perceived as?

Threats to national culture

2

What did The Roman Catholic church of New York say about muslims?

"Its Just Not American"

3

According to Zolberg and Long (1999) what have immigrants always been?

Bearers of an alien culture

4

How did migrant barriers used to be perceived by the public?

foreign languages and national traits

5

What is culturalism?

the assumption of common beliefs or practices

6

What has happened to the meaning of culture?

Its become negative, used to be a positive thing is most vocabulary