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Brown Tide Rising: Metaphors of Latinos in Contemporary American Public ...

Otto Santa Ana - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2002 - 402 pages
Since 1993, metaphorical language has permeated mainstream media reporting on the United States' growing Latino population. In this book, Otto Santa Ana argues that far from ...
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U.S. Chicanas and Latinas Within a Global Context: Women of Color at the ...

Irene Isabel Blea - Social Science - 1997 - 179 pages
Using her observations of the Fourth World Women's Conference held in China in 1995 as a foundation, the author examines the history and current situation of Latinas and ...
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Latino National Political Coalitions: Struggles and Challenges

Florence P. Adams, David Rodriguez - Political Science - 2000 - 265 pages
This study examines trends in Voting Rights Act enforcement and the results for Latino representation. The focus is on local governments of the West and Southwest: some of the ...
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Guarding the Gates: Immigration and National Security

Michael C. LeMay - Political Science - 2006 - 323 pages
"This is the first history of American immigration policy written in the post-9/11 environment to focus specifically on the role of national security considerations in ...
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State Devolution in America: Implications for a Diverse Society

Janet E. Kodras, Lynn A. Staeheli, Colin Flint - Political Science - 1997 - 286 pages
The contributors to this volume analyze the impetus, nature and impact of state devolution in the United States. While debates over such changes typically centre on economic ...
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Les États-Unis et le Mexique: histoire d'une relation tumultueuse

Isabelle Vagnoux - United States - 2003 - 432 pages
Pauvre Mexique, pauvres Etats-Unis, si loin de Dieu, si près l'un de l'autre... Adaptée par Carlos Fuentes, la phrase célebre de Porfirio Diaz résume à merveille la difficulté ...
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Becoming Neighbors in a Mexican American Community: Power, Conflict, and ...

Gilda L. Ochoa - Social Science - 2004 - 272 pages
"What makes this book remarkable is the quality of the in-depth, ethnographic data the author acquires and uses to provide revealing insights into how both Mexican Americans ...
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Black, Brown, Yellow, and Left: Radical Activism in Los Angeles

Laura Pulido - History - 2006 - 346 pages
Annotation A comparative history of black, Asian, and Chicano radicals in 1960s LA, exploring how their different racial experiences influenced their politics.
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