175 books (9 pages) in this category

The Art of Getting Everything

How to Negotiate for What You Want . . . and More

by Elizabeth Suárez

<p><strong>#1 <em>Denver Post</em></strong> <strong>Bestseller: A realistic guide to overcoming the daily obligations that keep you from reaching your goals.</strong></p> <p>We go through life negotiating multiple times a day. However, very few

ISBN: 9781683503804

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$18.69

$14.95
Get eBook

The Borderlands of Race

Mexican Segregation in a South Texas Town

by Jennifer R. Nájera

<p>Throughout much of the twentieth century, Mexican Americans experienced segregation in many areas of public life, but the structure of Mexican segregation differed from the strict racial divides of the Jim Crow South. Factors such as higher ...

ISBN: 9780292767577

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$34.04

$30.68
Get eBook

The Californios

A History, 1769-1890

by Ursula Carlson & Hunt Janin

<p>Before the Gold Rush of 1848–1858, Alta (Upper) California was an isolated cattle frontier—and home to a colorful group of Spanish-speaking, non-indigenous people known as Californios. Profiting from the forced labor of large numbers of local

ISBN: 9781476629469

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$30.99

$26.39
Get eBook

The Chicano Movement: A Historical Exploration of Literature

by Sara E. Martínez

<p>This book furthers appreciation of key pieces in American literature from the Chicano Movement by placing them in the context of history, society, and culture.</p> <p>• Offers a one-stop reference work for teachers covering the Chicano ...

ISBN: 9781610697088

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$97.66

$87.99
Get eBook

The Communist Party in South Africa

Racism, Eurocentricity and Moscow, 1921-1950

by Mia Roth

<p>Why is the history of communism in a country at the bottom of the African continent still important enough to warrant this book? South Africa is one of the few countries in the world that still has a strong communist party whose views are not

ISBN: 9781482809640

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$6.59

$5.93
Get eBook

The First Few Minutes of Spanish Language Films

Early Cues Reveal the Essence

by Richard K. Curry

<p>The first few minutes of a film orient the viewer, offering cues for a richer, more nuanced reading. With this premise, the author provides many insights into the history of Spanish language film, encouraging an enhanced understanding of the ...

ISBN: 9781476627236

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$30.99

$26.39
Get eBook

The Fornes Frame

Contemporary Latina Playwrights and the Legacy of Maria Irene Fornes

by Anne García-Romero

<p>A key way to view Latina plays today is through the foundational frame of playwright and teacher Maria Irene Fornes, who has trained a generation of theatre artists and transformed the field of American theatre. Fornes, author of <em>Fefu and

ISBN: 9780816533862

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$38.68

$31.01
Get eBook

The Invisible Workers of the U.S.–Mexico Bracero Program

Obreros Olvidados

by Ronald L. Mize

<p>As the first and largest guestworker program, the U.S.–Mexico Bracero Program (1942–1964) codified the unequal relations of labor migration between the two nations. This book interrogates the articulations of race and class in the making of ...

ISBN: 9781498517812

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$138.54

$124.73
Get eBook

The Mexican Cult of Death in Myth, Art and Literature

by Barbara Brodman

<p>&quot;The word death is not pronounced in New York, in Paris, in London, because it burns the lips. The Mexican, in contrast, is familiar with death, jokes about it, caresses it, sleeps with it, celebrates it, it is one of his favorite toys ...

ISBN: 9781462022625

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$14.29

$11.76
Get eBook

The Modern Bachateros

27 Interviews

by Julie A. Sellers

<p>The guitar-based music known as bachata was born in the Dominican Republic in the early 1960s. Brought to the U.S. by Dominican migrants, it has continually developed to reflect the changing tastes of fans and musicians. Bachata became ...

ISBN: 9781476627441

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$29.70

$25.29
Get eBook

The New Americans?

Immigration, Protest, and the Politics of Latino Identity

by Heather Silber Mohamed

<p>In 2006, millions of Latinos mobilized in opposition to H.R. 4437, an immigration proposal pending before the US Congress. In her new book, Heather Silber Mohamed suggests that these unprecedented protests marked a turning point for the ...

ISBN: 9780700623877

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$34.09

$27.27
Get eBook

The Routledge History of Latin American Culture

by Carlos Manuel Salomon

<p><em>The Routledge History of Latin American Culture delves into the cultural history of Latin America from the end of the colonial period to the twentieth century, focusing on the formation of national, racial, and ethnic identity, the ...

ISBN: 9781317449294

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$245.24

$220.76
Get eBook

The Taco Truck

How Mexican Street Food Is Transforming the American City

by Robert Lemon

<p>Icons of Mexican cultural identity and America's melting pot ideal, taco trucks have transformed cityscapes from coast to coast. The taco truck radiates Mexican culture within non-Mexican spaces with a presence--sometimes desired, sometimes ...

ISBN: 9780252051296

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$23.17

$18.58
Get eBook

The Task of the Cleric

Cartography, Translation, and Economics in Thirteenth-Century Iberia

by Simone Pinet

<p>Composed in early thirteenth-century Iberia, the <em>Libro de Alexandre</em> was Spain’s first vernacular version of the Romance of Alexander and the first poem in the corpus now known as the <em>mester de clerecía</em>. These learned works, ...

ISBN: 9781442621824

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$102.31

$81.94
Get eBook

The Transatlantic Hispanic Baroque

Complex Identities in the Atlantic World

by Harald E. Braun & Jesús Pérez-Magallón

<p>Gathering a group of internationally renowned scholars, this volume presents cutting-edge research on the complex processes of identity formation in the transatlantic world of the Hispanic Baroque. Identities in the Hispanic world are deeply ...

ISBN: 9781317013686

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$82.38

$74.24
Get eBook

The Undocumented Everyday

Migrant Lives and the Politics of Visibility

by Rebecca M. Schreiber

<p><strong>Examining how undocumented migrants are using film, video, and other documentary media to challenge surveillance, detention, and deportation</strong></p> <p>As debates over immigration increasingly become flashpoints of political ...

ISBN: 9781452956381

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$44.57

$35.74
Get eBook

The Yellow Rose

Racial Stratification in a Mexican American Community

by Richard R. Verdugo

<p>The volume examines the effect racial stratification had on the economic and social lives of Mexican Americans and Anglo residents in a community that was majority Mexican American. The impact was felt economically as the community was a ...

ISBN: 9781641136433

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$100.76

$80.62
Get eBook

This Land is My Land

We left but a mystery grave

by Clifford D. Cope

This Land is My Land is a historical fictional story about the life and adventures of the soldiers, artisans, and clergy under the leadership of Hidalgo Don Hernando De Soto beginning in the year of 1538 and coming to a tiring end in 1542. The ...

ISBN: 9781449069797

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$15.39

$12.31
Get eBook

Three Roads to Magdalena

Coming of Age in a Southwest Borderland, 1890-1990

by David Wallace Adams

<p>“Someday,” Candelaria Garcia said to the author, “you will get all the stories.” It was a tall order, in Magdalena, New Mexico, a once booming frontier town where Navajo, Anglo, and Hispanic people have lived in shifting, sometimes separate, ...

ISBN: 9780700622559

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$54.18

$43.44
Get eBook

To Change the World: My Years in Cuba

by Randall, Margaret

<DIV>In <I>To Change the World</I>, the legendary writer and poet Margaret Randall chronicles her decade in Cuba from 1969 to 1980.Randall gives readers an inside look at her children&rsquo;s education, the process through which new law was ...

ISBN: 9780813546452

Binding: Kobo eBook

eBook

$37.91

$30.39
Get eBook