Summer Reading Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | June 20, 2014

Lauren Owen: IMG The Other Vampire



It's a wild and thundery night. Inside a ramshackle old manor house, a beautiful young girl lies asleep in bed. At the window, a figure watches... Continue »

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$6.95
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
Qty Store Section
1 Burnside US History- General

No Separate Refuge: Culture, Class, and Gender on an Anglo-Hispanic Frontier in the American Southwest, 1880-1940

by

No Separate Refuge: Culture, Class, and Gender on an Anglo-Hispanic Frontier in the American Southwest, 1880-1940 Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Long after the Mexican-American War brought the Southwest under the United States flag, Anglos and Hispanics within the region continued to struggle for dominion. From the arrival of railroads through the height of the New Deal, Sarah Deutsch explores the cultural and economic strategies of Anglos and Hispanics as they competed for territory, resources, and power, and examines the impact this struggle had on Hispanic work, community, and gender patterns. Based on an award winning dissertation, this book analyzes the intersection of culture, class, and gender at disparate sites on the Anglo-Hispanic frontier--Hispanic villages, coal mining towns, and sugar beet districts in Colorado and New Mexico--showing that throughout the region there existed a vast network of migrants, linked by common experience and by kinship. Devoting particular attention to the role of women in cross-cultural interaction, No Separate Refuge brings to light 80 years of Southwestern history that saw Hispanic work transformed, community patterns shifted, and gender roles critically altered. Drawing on personal interviews, school census and missionary records, private letters, and a wealth of other records, Deutsch traces developments from one state to the next, and from one decade to the next, providing an important contribution to the history of the Southwest, race relations, labor, agriculture, women, and Chicanos.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780195060737
Author:
Deutsch, Sarah Jane
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Author:
Deutsch, Sarah Jane
Author:
null, Sarah
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
History, American | 1900-1945
Subject:
World History-General
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
map I-912
Publication Date:
19891031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
47 color, 326 b/w illus.
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
7.79x5.62x.90 in. 1.02 lbs.

Other books you might like

  1. Labor of Love, Labor of Sorrow Used Trade Paper $3.95
  2. The Lost Sisterhood: Prostitution in... Used Trade Paper $6.95
  3. A Midwife's Tale: The Life of Martha... Used Trade Paper $5.95
  4. When Jesus Came, the Corn Mothers... Used Trade Paper $8.95
  5. Whoever You Are Used Board Book $3.95
  6. Rivers of Empires: Water Aridity, &... Used Trade Paper $6.50

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Music » General
Arts and Entertainment » Music » Instruments » Strings
Featured Titles » History and Social Science
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Hispanic American Studies
History and Social Science » Politics » General
History and Social Science » Sociology » Social Classes
History and Social Science » US History » General
History and Social Science » World History » General
Languages » ESL » General
Science and Mathematics » Chemistry » Biochemistry

No Separate Refuge: Culture, Class, and Gender on an Anglo-Hispanic Frontier in the American Southwest, 1880-1940 Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$6.95 In Stock
Product details 368 pages Oxford University Press - English 9780195060737 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.