Books by Matthew Frye Jacobson

Released: April 1, 2000

"A thoughtful analysis of America's uneasy relationship with foreignness."
Jacobson (American Studies/Yale) deftly sketches the often-xenophobic US relationship with foreign peoples as it evolved through history, and the sense of a distinctive American nationhood as it developed during an age of massive immigration at home and empire-building abroad. Read full book review >