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Raza Rising

Chicanos in North Texas

by Richard J. Gonzales

Based on articles written for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, author Richard J. Gonzales draws on his educational, inner-city and professional life experiences to weave eyewitness testimony into issues facing Chicanos, including economic, health, ...

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Raza Sí, Migra No

Chicano Movement Struggles for Immigrant Rights in San Diego

by Jimmy Patiño

<p>As immigration from Mexico to the United States grew through the 1970s and 1980s, the Border Patrol, police, and other state agents exerted increasing violence against ethnic Mexicans in San Diego's volatile border region. In response, many ...

ISBN: 9781469635576

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Reinventing the Latino Television Viewer

Language, Ideology, and Practice

by Christopher Chávez

<p><em>Reinventing the Latino Television Viewer: Language, Ideology, and Practice</em> examines how the relationship between language, power, and industry practice is reshaping the very concept of Hispanic television. Chávez argues that as ...

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Relational Formations of Race

Theory, Method, and Practice

by Natalia Molina

<p><em>Relational Formations of Race</em> brings African American, Chicanx/Latinx, Asian American, and Native American studies together in a single volume, enabling readers to consider the racialization and formation of subordinated groups in ...

ISBN: 9780520971301

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Resilient Memories

Amerindian Cognitive Schemas in Latin American Art

by Arij Ouweneel

<p>Arij Ouweneel’s <em>Resilient Memories</em>*: Amerindian Cognitive Schemas in Latin American Art *takes a cognitive approach to the mediation of collective memory by works of art. In looking at cultural production of <em>Amerindians</em>—the ...

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Revolutionizing Romance: Interracial Couples in Contemporary Cuba

by Fernandez, Nadine T

<DIV>Scholars have long heralded mestizaje, or race mixing, as the essence of the Cuban nation. Revolutionizing Romance is an account of the continuing significance of race in Cuba as it is experienced in interracial relationships. This ...

ISBN: 9780813549231

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Ricanness

Enduring Time in Anticolonial Performance

by Sandra Ruiz

<p><strong>Argues that Ricanness operates as a continual performance of bodily endurance against US colonialism</strong></p> <p>In 1954, Dolores “Lolita” Lebrón and other members of the Puerto Rican Nationalist Party led a revolutionary action ...

ISBN: 9781479873982

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Rocking the Boat

Migration and Race in Contemporary Spanish Music

by Silvia Bermúdez

<p>Silvia Bermúdez’s fascinating study reveals how Spanish popular music, produced between 1980 and 2013, was the first cultural site to engage in critical debate about ethnicity and race in relation to the immigration patterns that have been ...

ISBN: 9781442617162

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Saving Face

The Emotional Costs of the Asian Immigrant Family Myth

by Angie Y. Chung

<p>Tiger Mom. Asian patriarchy. Model minority children. Generation gap. The many images used to describe the prototypical Asian family have given rise to two versions of the Asian immigrant family myth. The first celebrates Asian families for ...

ISBN: 9780813572819

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Shameful Victory

The Los Angeles Dodgers, the Red Scare, and the Hidden History of Chavez Ravine

by John H. M. Laslett

<p>On May 8, 1959, the evening news shocked Los Angeles residents, who saw LA County sheriffs carrying a Mexican American woman from her home in Chavez Ravine not far from downtown. Immediately afterward, the house was bulldozed to the ground. ...

ISBN: 9780816532353

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Sí, Ella Puede!

The Rhetorical Legacy of Dolores Huerta and the United Farm Workers

by Stacey K. Sowards

<p>Since the 1950s, Latina activist Dolores Huerta has been a fervent leader and organizer in the struggle for farmworkers’ rights within the Latina/o community. A cofounder of the United Farm Workers union in the 1960s alongside César Chávez, ...

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Silencing Gender, Age, Ethnicity and Cultural Biases in Leadership

by Camilla A. Montoya, Julieta V. García, Veronica Carrera & others

<p><em>Silencing Gender, Age, Ethnicity and Cultural Biases in Leadership</em> is an edited volume containing eight chapters, each a real-life account from a Latina in a leadership position in the United States. These women discuss how their ...

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Soldados Razos at War

Chicano Politics, Identity, and Masculinity in the U.S. Military from World War II to Vietnam

by Steven Rosales

<p>What were the catalysts that motivated Mexican American youth to enlist or readily accept their draft notices in World War II, Korea, or Vietnam? In <em>Soldados Razos at War</em>, historian and veteran Steven Rosales chronicles the ...

ISBN: 9780816536207

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Songs My Mother Sang to Me

An Oral History of Mexican American Women

by Patricia Preciado Martin

<p><strong>Motivated by a love of her Mexican American heritage,</strong> Patricia Preciado Martin set out to document the lives and memories of the women of her mother's and grandmother's eras; for while the role of women in Southwest has begun

ISBN: 9780816536993

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Sponsored Migration

The State and Puerto Rican Postwar Migration to the United States

by Edgardo Meléndez

<p>Puerto Rico is often left out of conversations on migration and transnationalism within the Latino context. <em>Sponsored Migration: The State and Puerto Rican Postwar Migration to the United States</em> by Edgardo Mel<em>éndez</em> seeks to ...

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Sponsored Migration

The State and Puerto Rican Postwar Migration to the United States

by Edgardo Meléndez

<div>Puerto Rico is often left out of conversations on migration and transnationalism within the Latino context. <i>Sponsored Migration: The State and Puerto Rican Postwar Migration to the United States</i> by Edgardo Mel<i>éndez</i> seeks to ...

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States and Nations, Power and Civility

Hallsian Perspectives

by Francesco Duina

<p>Civility in national and international politics is under siege. In this volume, twelve distinguished sociologists and historians from North America, Europe, and China reflect on the nature and preservation of civility in and between nation ...

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Subjectivity and the Reproduction of Imperial Power

Empire’s Individuals

by Daniel F. Silva

<p>This bookbrings forth a new contribution to the study of imperialism and colonial discourse by theorizing the emergence and function of individual identity as product and producer of imperial power. While recent decades of theoretical ...

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Sueños Americanos

Barrio Youth Negotiating Social and Cultural Identities

by Julio Cammarota

<p>Education is a primary route to rewarding employment and economic security. It is particularly significant for the future prospects of children who are ethnic minorities, were born into disadvantaged economic circumstances, or are dealing ...

ISBN: 9780816535095

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Texas Mexican Americans and Postwar Civil Rights

by Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez

After World War II, Mexican American veterans returned home to lead the civil rights struggles of the fifties, sixties, and seventies. Many of their stories have been recorded by the Voces Oral History Project (formerly the U.S. Latino & Latina ...

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