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The Resource Anything but Mexican: Chicanos in contemporary Los Angeles

Anything but Mexican: Chicanos in contemporary Los Angeles

Label
Anything but Mexican: Chicanos in contemporary Los Angeles
Title
Anything but Mexican: Chicanos in contemporary Los Angeles
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Anything But Mexican challenges neo-liberal interpretations of the history of Los Angeles which blame Mexicans and other immigrants of color for the decline of the city. Acuna's provocative work confronts these historical myths, signaling that Latinos will not be dismissed
Cataloging source
UkLiU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Acuña, Rodolfo
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Haymarket series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mexican Americans
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
Label
Anything but Mexican: Chicanos in contemporary Los Angeles
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introducing Chicano L.A. -- 2. Taking Back Chicano History -- 3. Chicanos in Politics: A Struggle for Existence -- 4. Marching Mothers and the Rise of Gloria Molina -- 5. Politics for the Few -- 6. Immigration: 'The Border Crossed Us' -- 7. The Politicization of the 'Other' -- 8. Mexican/Latino Labor: Working in a Meaner and Leaner World -- 9. Chicanas in Los Angeles -- 10. 'Mexico Lindo' and NAFTA -- 11. Troubled Angels -- 12. The Stairway to the Good Life -- 13. Chicanos: Claiming a Future in Los Angeles
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 328 pages
Isbn
9781859840313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
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Label
Anything but Mexican: Chicanos in contemporary Los Angeles
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introducing Chicano L.A. -- 2. Taking Back Chicano History -- 3. Chicanos in Politics: A Struggle for Existence -- 4. Marching Mothers and the Rise of Gloria Molina -- 5. Politics for the Few -- 6. Immigration: 'The Border Crossed Us' -- 7. The Politicization of the 'Other' -- 8. Mexican/Latino Labor: Working in a Meaner and Leaner World -- 9. Chicanas in Los Angeles -- 10. 'Mexico Lindo' and NAFTA -- 11. Troubled Angels -- 12. The Stairway to the Good Life -- 13. Chicanos: Claiming a Future in Los Angeles
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 328 pages
Isbn
9781859840313
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map

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