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  1. Post-Revolutionary Chicana Literature

    Memoir, Folklore and Fiction of the Border, 1900–1950

    By Sam Lopez

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    This book examines how Chicana literature in three genres—memoir, folklore, and fiction—arose at the turn of the twentieth century in the borderlands of the United States and Mexico. Lopez examines three women writers and highlights their contributions to Chicana writing in its earliest years...

    Published June 27th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Liberation Theology in Chicana/o Literature

    Manifestations of Feminist and Gay Identities

    By Alma Rosa Alvarez

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    Liberation Theology in Chicana/o Literature looks at the ways in which Chicana/o authors who have experienced cultural disconnection or marginalization because of their gender, gender politics and sexual orientation attempt to forge a connection back to Chicana/o culture through their use of...

    Published April 9th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Brown Eyes on the Web

    Unique Perspectives of an Alternative Latino on-Line Publication

    By Maggie Rivas-Rodriguez

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    This book explores to what degree the World Wide Web, touted early on as leveling the playing field for small, underfinanced news operations, has fulfilled that promise, as it examines the case of an alternative Southern California Latino newspaper....

    Published February 5th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Creating Tropical Yankees

    Social Science Textbooks and U.S. Ideological Control in Puerto Rico, 1898-1908

    By Jose-Manuel Navarro

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 19th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Latino National Political Coalitions

    Struggles and Challenges

    By David Rodriguez

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    This study examines Latino national political coalitions in the United States with a focus on Chicanos, Puerto Ricans, and Cubans. It argues that Latino national political coalitions are an avenue of political empowerment for the Latino Community, but face social, economic, and political challenges...

    Published May 9th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Dominicans in New York City

    Power From the Margins

    By Milagros Ricourt

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 28th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Telling Our Stories

    The Lives of Latina Women

    By Theresa Baron-McKeagney

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    Stereotypes of Mexican American women and the lack of their representation in research literature contribute to misrepresentations of Mexican American culture and their invisibility. In this qualitative study, Mexican American women were interviewed and their life histories were examined using an...

    Published January 24th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Latinos in Ethnic Enclaves

    Immigrant Workers and the Competition for Jobs

    By Stephanie Bohon

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    This work explores the competition for jobs between different Latin American immigrant groups in the U.S. economy. Bohon's research looks at occupational status attainment among Latino groups in Miami and three other U.S. cities with flourishing Latino enclaves....

    Published December 12th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Colegio Cesar Chavez, 1973-1983

    A Chicano Struggle for Educational Self-Determination

    By Carlos Maldonado

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    First published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 24th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Puerto Rican Newspaper Coverage of the Puerto Rican Independence Party

    A Content Analysis of Three Elections

    By Maria Santana

    Series: Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues

    Examines the struggle of the Puerto Rican Independence Party for serious press coverage in the last three gubernatorial lections, and the ways in which mainstream press coverage of the party shifted away from issues and into personality and personal attacks....

    Published July 6th 2000 by Routledge

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