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Latina/os in the United States

Latina/os in the United States

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Published by Springer in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions,
  • Hispanic Americans -- Economic conditions,
  • Hispanic Americans -- Ethnic identity,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditied by Havid́́án Rodríguez, Sáenz, Rogelio, Cecilia Menjívar ; with forewords by Clara E. Rodríguez, Douglas S. Massey.
    ContributionsRodríguez, Havid́́án., Saenz, Rogelio., Menjívar, Cecilia.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.S75 L347 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxv, 392 p. :
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19998302M
    ISBN 109780387719412, 9780387719436
    LC Control Number2007929783

    The United States of America is a federal republic consisting of 50 states, a federal district (Washington, D.C., the capital city of the United States), five major territories, and various minor islands. The 48 contiguous states and Washington, D.C., are in North America between Canada and Mexico, while Alaska is in the far northwestern part of North America and Hawaii is an . It is unlikely that any significant threat would have materialized if the 41 governments deposed by the United States had remained in office until voted out or overturned without U.S. help. In both the United States and Latin America, economic interests are often seen as the underlying cause of U.S. interventions. This hypothesis has two variants.

      You wrote a book about race, the topic of race and racism in the Americas. Is this subject perceived differently in the United States from how it’s perceived in a Latin American country such as ours? Juliet Hooker: Many Latin Americans define racism as that which was seen in the United States, mostly at the beginning and throughout the 20 th. Latinas of Mexican origin living in the United States are the focus of this review because almost two thirds of the U.S. Latina/o population is of Mexican origin (Pew Hispanic Center, b). In addition, the Latina/o population in emerging communities located in nontraditional, nongateway.

    Assumption Day is a Christian observance in the United States that is held annually on August Catholics observe the Dormition (falling asleep) or the day that the Blessed Virgin Mary was received into heaven. By , immigration to the United States had lost the characteristics of a colonizing movement from the metropolis and acquired those of a labor movement from peripheral countries to a new industrial center. During the three preceding decades, immigration had brought close to 10 million people to the country.


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