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This material may consist of step-by-step explanations on how to solve a problem or examples of proper writing, including the use of citations, references, bibliographies, and formatting. This material is made available for the sole purpose of studying and learning - misuse is strictly forbidden.Alan M. Kraut, in his remarkable work, Silent Travelers: Germs, Genes and the Immigrant Menace, has focused on the immigrants issue from a unique medical prejudiced perspective. His contention is that the immigrants are looked down upon because they are regarded as the bearers of disease. So, beside the racial and ethnic attitude, the medical concerns also shaped the attitude of the Americans toward the migrants. He lays out the dichotomy that America needed people to perform low labour jobs, but despised the very same people who tried to fill that gap. Coming from an immigrant background himself, grandson of a tailor, he is able to relate to the dilemma immigrants faced in the American society.
Kraut argues that “the double helix of health and fear remains encoded in American society and culture reappearing in patterns fresh but familiar.” (p.8) America has witnessed...