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An Organizer's Tale: Speeches
An Organizer's Tale: Speeches
by Cesar Chavez
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The first major collection of writings by civil rights leader Cesar Chavez One of the most important civil rights leaders in American history, Cesar Chavez was a firm believer in the principles of nonviolence, and he effectively employed peaceful tactics... (read more)

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Mexican Slang Plus Graffiti
Mexican Slang Plus Graffiti
by Linton H Robinson
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A unique book that reveals the hip talk and occasionally lewd eloquence of the Spanish commonly used in Mexico and Latin America. Also includes examples of slang commonly found in graffiti on buildings, bridges and fences.... (read more)

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Life on the Hyphen: the Cuban-american Way, Revised Edition (Rev 12 Edition)
Life on the Hyphen: the Cuban-american Way, Revised Edition (Rev 12 Edition)
by Gustavo P Firmat
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An expanded, updated edition of the classic study of Cuban-American culture, this engaging book, which mixes the author's own story with his reflections as a trained observer, explores how both famous and ordinary members of the 1.5 Generation (Cubans... (read more)

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Latino Minnesota
Latino Minnesota
by Leigh Roethke
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Latino Minnesota is a vibrant, diverse community whose contributions to the history of the North Star State have been many. Migrants, immigrants, and their U.S.-born children have added to the economic, cultural, and social fabric of Minnesota for nearly... (read more)

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Technofuturos (07 Edition)
Technofuturos (07 Edition)
by Nancy Raquel Mirabal
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Technofuturos offers a critical and innovative exploration of the forms of representation found in Latina/o studies. The editors, Nancy Raquel Mirabal and Agustin Lao-Montes, challenge conventional notions of Latina/o identities, histories, and cultures... (read more)

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Sancho's Journal: Exploring the Political Edge with the Brown Berets
Sancho's Journal: Exploring the Political Edge with the Brown Berets
by David Montejano
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How do people acquire political consciousness, and how does that consciousness transform their behavior? This question launched the scholarly career of David Montejano, whose masterful explorations of the Mexican American experience produced the award... (read more)

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Homegirls in the Public Sphere (03 Edition)
Homegirls in the Public Sphere (03 Edition)
by Marie Keta Miranda
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Marie Keta Miranda presents the results of an ethnographic collaboration with Chicana gang members, in which they contest popular and academic representations of Chicana/o youth and also construct their own narratives of self identity through a... (read more)

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Cities+citizenship . U.S.-mexico Border (10 Edition)
Cities+citizenship . U.S.-mexico Border (10 Edition)
by Staudt
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At the center of the 2,000 mile U.S.-Mexico border, a sprawling transnational urban space has mushroomed into a metropolitan region with over two million people whose livelihoods depend on global manufacturing, cross-border trade, and border control... (read more)

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500 Years of Chicana Women's History: Bilingual Edition (07 Edition)
500 Years of Chicana Women's History: Bilingual Edition (07 Edition)
by Elizabeth Martinez
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Named the 2009 AAUP Best of the Best - Outstanding Book Distinction The history of Mexican Americans spans more than five centuries and varies from region to region across the United States. Yet most of our history books devote at most a chapter to... (read more)

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Latino Homicide : Immigration, Violence, and Community (02 Edition)
Latino Homicide : Immigration, Violence, and Community (02 Edition)
by Ramiro Martinez
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According to some politicians and much of the mainstream media, immigrant populations only contribute crime to their communities. Seen as unmotivated and unemployed, these immigrants are thought to be a threat to society's moral fiber, and a burden to... (read more)

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Latino/A Thought: Culture, Politics, and Society
Latino/A Thought: Culture, Politics, and Society
by Francisco H. Vazque
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Latino/a Thought is unique in its presentation of cross cultural writings--especially from Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban writers and political documents--that shape the ideology and experience of U.S. Latinos. Students can read, first hand, the works... (read more)

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Technofuturos: Critical Interventions in Latina/O Studies
Technofuturos: Critical Interventions in Latina/O Studies
by Nancy Raquel Mirabal
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Technofuturos offers a critical and innovative exploration of the forms of representation found in Latina/o studies. The editors, Nancy Raquel Mirabal and Agustin La Montes, challenge conventional notions of Latina/o identities, histories, and cultures... (read more)

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The Pocho Research Society's Field Guide to Erased and Invisible Histories
The Pocho Research Society's Field Guide to Erased and Invisible Histories
by Sandra De La Loza
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Visual and performance artist Sandra de la Loza presents a wry commentary on the Chicano history of Los Angeles in this field guide to Downtown and East Los Angeles. Using the format of the photographic essay, she documents the exploits of the Pocho... (read more)

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Mexican Americans Across Generations: Immigrant Families, Racial Realities
Mexican Americans Across Generations: Immigrant Families, Racial Realities
by Jessica M. Vasquez
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As we approach the 21st century, we also approach the third decade of the AIDS epidemic. Mental health care providers must face the crucial fact that the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and the condition it causes, Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (... (read more)

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Mexican Women and Other Side of Immigration (10 Edition)
Mexican Women and Other Side of Immigration (10 Edition)
by Luz Mar Gordillo
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A fascinating study of the transnational experiences of Mexicans who immigrated from San Ignacio Cerro Gordo, Jalisco, to Detroit, Michigan.... (read more)

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Latino Politics (07 Edition)
Latino Politics (07 Edition)
by Rodolfo Espino
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Due to the dramatic growth of the Latino population in America, in combination with the relative decline of the Anglo (non-Hispanic white) share, Latino Studies is increasingly at the forefront of political concern. With Latino Politics: Identity... (read more)

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God's Gangs: Barrio Ministry, Masculinity, and Gang Recovery
God's Gangs: Barrio Ministry, Masculinity, and Gang Recovery
by Edward Orozco Flores
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Los Angeles is the epicenter of the American gang problem. Rituals and customs from Los Angeles eastside gangs, including hand signals, graffiti, and clothing styles, have spread to small towns and big cities alike. Many see the problem with gangs as... (read more)

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Making Lemonade Out of Lemons (06 Edition)
Making Lemonade Out of Lemons (06 Edition)
by Jose Alamillo
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Out of the “lemons” handed to Mexican American workers in Corona, California--low pay, segregated schooling, inadequate housing, and racial discrimination--Mexican men and women made “lemonade” by transforming leisure spaces such... (read more)

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Voces: Latino Students on Life in the United States
Voces: Latino Students on Life in the United States
by Maria M. Carreira
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With a large percentage of public school students being Latino, the future of America is intertwined with that of Latino youth and their educational experience. Who are these children, and how are they transforming and being transformed by this nation... (read more)

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The Afro-Latin@ Reader: History and Culture in the United States (John Hope Franklin Center Books)
The Afro-Latin@ Reader: History and Culture in the United States (John Hope Franklin Center Books)
by Miriam Jimenez (edt) Roman
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The Afro-Latin@ Reader focuses attention on a large, vibrant, yet oddly invisible community in the United States: people of African descent from Latin America and the Caribbean. The presence of Afro-Latin@s in the United States (and throughout the... (read more)

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