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La Verdad

An International Dialogue on Hip Hop Latinidades

by Melissa Castillo-Garsow & Jason Nichols

<p>From its earliest days, hip hop was more than just music, encapsulating the ideas of community and exchange. Artists like Mellow Man Ace and Kid Frost opened doors by infusing Spanish into their lyrics, calling for racial and social equality;

ISBN: 9780814274323

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Lalo Alcaraz

Political Cartooning in the Latino Community

by Hector D. Fernandez L’Hoeste

<p>Amid the controversy surrounding immigration and border control, the work of California cartoonist Lalo Alcaraz (b. 1964) has delivered a resolute Latino viewpoint. Of Mexican descent, Alcaraz fights for Latino rights through his creativity, ...

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Latin Numbers

Playing Latino in Twentieth-Century U.S. Popular Performance

by Brian E Herrera

<p>*Latin Numbers *is a work of performance history, examining the way in which Latino actors on the twentieth-century stage and screen communicated and influenced American ideas about race and ethnicity. Brian Eugenio Herrera looks at how these

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Latin@s' Presence in the Food Industry

Changing How We Think about Food

by Meredith E. Abarca & Consuelo Carr Salas

<p><em>Latin@s’ Presence in the Food Industry</em> takes the holistic culinary approach of bringing together multidisciplinary criticism to explore the diverse, and not always readily apparent, ways that Latin@s relate to food and the food ...

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Latina Teachers

Creating Careers and Guarding Culture

by Glenda M. Flores

<p>Winner, 2018 Outstanding Contribution to Scholarship Book Award presented by the American Sociological Association's Section on Race, Class, and Gender</p> <p>Honorable Mention, 2018 Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award ...

ISBN: 9781479886210

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Latina/o Studies

by Ronald L. Mize

<p>Who are Latinos? What’s the difference between Hispanic and Latino – or indeed Latina, Latina/o, Latin@, Latinx? Beyond the political rhetoric and popular culture representations, how can we explore what it means to be part of the largest ...

ISBN: 9781509512607

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Latinas and Latinos on TV

Colorblind Comedy in the Post-racial Network Era

by Isabel Molina-Guzmán

<p>Since ABC’s <em>George Lopez Show</em> left the airwaves in 2007 as the only network television show to feature a Latino lead, the representational landscape of Latina and Latino actors has shifted from media invisibility toward an era of ...

ISBN: 9780816538331

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Latino City

Immigration and Urban Crisis in Lawrence, Massachusetts, 1945–2000

by Llana Barber

<p><em>Latino City</em>explores the transformation of Lawrence, Massachusetts, into New England's first Latino-majority city. Like many industrial cities, Lawrence entered a downward economic spiral in the decades after World War II due to ...

ISBN: 9781469631356

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Latino History Day by Day: A Reference Guide to Events

A Reference Guide to Events

by Caryn E. Neumann & Tammy S. Allen

<p>Latino/a history has been relatively slow in gaining recognition despite the population's rich and varied history. Engaging and informative, <em>Latino History Day by Day: A Reference Guide to Events</em> will help address that oversight. ...

ISBN: 9780313396427

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Latino Politics

by Lisa Garcia Bedolla

<p>Fully revised and updated, the second edition of this popular text provides students with a comprehensive introduction to Latino participation in US politics. Focusing on six Latino groups - Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans, Dominicans, ...

ISBN: 9780745686424

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Latino Professionals in America

Testimonios of Policy, Perseverance, and Success

by Maria Chávez

<p>In <em>Latino Professionals in America</em>, Maria Chávez combines rich qualitative interviews, auto-ethnographic accounts, and policy analysis to explore the converging oppressions that make it difficult for Latinos to become professionals ...

ISBN: 9780429557293

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Latino Protestants in America

Growing and Diverse

by Mark T. Mulder, Aida I. Ramos & Gerardo Martí

<p>Latino Protestantism is growing rapidly in the United States. Researchers estimate that by 2030 half of all Latinos in America will be Protestant. This remarkable growth is not just about numbers. The rise of Latino Protestants will impact ...

ISBN: 9781442256552

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Latinos and American Popular Culture

by Patricia M. Montilla

<p>This book offers a complete overview of the contributions of U.S. Latinos to American popular culture and examines the emergence of the U.S. Latino identity.</p> ...

ISBN: 9780313392238

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Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia

An Encyclopedia

by José Luis Morín

<p>Concerns about immigration's relationship to crime make accurate information and critical analysis of the utmost importance. <em>Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia</em> promotes understanding of Latinas and Latinos and the U.S. ...

ISBN: 9780313356612

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Latinos in Libraries, Museums, and Archives

Cultural Competence in Action! An Asset-Based Approach

by Patricia Montiel-Overall, Annabelle Villaescusa Nuñez & Verónica Reyes-Escudero

<p>Written by three experienced LIS professionals, <em>Latinos in Libraries, Museums, and Archives</em> demonstrates the meaning of cultural competence in the everyday work in libraries, archives, museums, and special collections with Latino ...

ISBN: 9781442258518

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Latinos in the American Political System: An Encyclopedia of Latinos as Voters, Candidates, and Office Holders [2 volumes]

by Jessica L. Lavariega Monforti

<p>This encyclopedia comprehensively surveys the evolution of Latina/o engagement in US politics as voters, candidates, lawmakers, and public officials. It is an authoritative resource for public library patrons, high school students, and ...

ISBN: 9781440853470

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Latinx Literature Unbound

Undoing Ethnic Expectation

by Ralph E. Rodriguez

<p>Rethinks Latinx literature from the standpoint of literary genre rather than racial or ethnic identity.</p> ...

ISBN: 9780823279258

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Latinx Studies

The Key Concepts

by Frederick Aldama & Christopher González

<p><em>Latinx Studies: The Key Concepts is an accessible guide to the central concepts and issues that inform Latinx Studies globally. It summarizes, explains, contextualizes, and assesses key critical concepts, perspectives, developments, and ...

ISBN: 9781351614351

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Latinx Superheroes in Mainstream Comics

by Frederick Luis Aldama & Javier Hernandez

<p>Winner of the 2018 Eisner Award Winner for Best Scholarly/Academic Work</p> <p>Whether good or evil, beautiful or ugly, smart or downright silly, able-bodied or differently abled, gay or straight, male or female, young or old, Latinx ...

ISBN: 9780816537389

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Light in the Dark/Luz en lo Oscuro

Rewriting Identity, Spirituality, Reality

by Gloria Anzaldua

<p><em>Light in the Dark</em> is the culmination of Gloria E. Anzaldúa's mature thought and the most comprehensive presentation of her philosophy. Focusing on aesthetics, ontology, epistemology, and ethics, it contains several developments in ...

ISBN: 9780822375036

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