Includes bibliographical references (pages 255-276) and index.
Acknowledgments; Introduction: Talking "American"; 1. The Making of Amhem, the "Friendly City"; 2. Marginality, Mobility, and the Melting Pot; 3. Puerto Ricans Enter a Racialized Social Order; 4. Telling Stories; 5. Dangerous Discourses; 6. Inclusion and Exclusion in the Classroom; 7. After/Words; Notes; Bibliography; Index.
An inside look at one revealing battle over multicultural education.