Anything But Mexican: Chicanos in Contemporary Los Angeles

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Verso, 1996 - Social Science - 328 pages
By the year 2000, Mexicans and other Latinos will comprise fifty percent of the population of Los Angeles. In this new book, the author of the widely praised Occupied America describes the harsh realities facing Chicanos in LA today.
 

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Contents

INTRODUCING CHICANO L
1
MARCHING MOTHERS AND THE RISE OF GLORIA MOLINA
65
POLITICS FOR THE
89
THE BORDER CROSSED US
109
THE POLITICIZATION OF THE OTHER
139
WORKING IN A MEANER
175
CHICANAS IN LOS ANGELES
209
MEXICO LINDOAND NAFTA
231
TROUBLED ANGELS
255
THE STAIRWAY TO THE GOOD LIFE
289
CLAIMING A FUTURE IN LOS ANGELES
319
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