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Title Latinos : remaking America / edited by Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco and Mariela Páez.

Published Berkeley, CA. ; London : University of California Press ; [Cambridge, MA] : David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies, Harvard University, [2009]
©2009

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 UniM Bail  305.868073 LATI    AVAILABLE
Edition Updated [ed.] with new preface.
Physical description xxvi, 490 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes Based on papers originally presented at the conference Latinos in the 21st Century: Mapping the Research Agenda, which was held in April 2000 at Harvard University.
Previous ed.: 2002.
Formerly CIP. Uk.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: The Research Agenda / Marcelo M. Suarez-Orozco, Mariela M. Paez 1 -- Part 1 Histories, Migrations, and Communities 39 -- 1 "Y tu, que?" (Y2K): Latino History in the New Millennium / George J. Sanchez 45 -- 2 Islands and Enclaves: Caribbean Latinos in Historical Perspective / Juan Flores 59 -- 3 Power and Identity: Miami Cubans / Alex Stepick, Carol Dutton Stepick 75 -- 4 Community Dynamics and the Rise of Street Gangs / Diego Vigil 97 -- 5 Gender, Ethnicity, and Race in School and Work Outcomes of Second-Generation Mexican Americans / Robert C. Smith 110 -- 6 Unions and Latinos: Mutual Transformation / John Trumpbour, Elaine Bernard 126 -- 7 Two Nations under God? Latino Religious Life in the United States / Peggy Levitt 150 -- 8 Ambivalent Reception: Mass Public Responses to the "New" Latino Immigration to the United States / Wayne A. Cornelius 165 -- 9 Resurrecting Exclusion: The Effects of 1996 U.S. Immigration Reform on Communities and Families in Texas, El Salvador, and Mexico / Jacqueline Hagan, Nestor Rodriguez 190 -- Part 2 Health, Families, Languages, Education, and Politics 207 -- 10 Latino Health Research Agenda for the Twenty-first Century / David E. Hayes-Bautista 215 -- 11 Latinos' Access to Employment-based Health Insurance / E. Richard Brown, Hongjian Yu 236 -- 12 Families on the Frontier: From Braceros in the Fields to Braceras in the Home / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo 259 -- 13 Ambiguous Loss: Risk and Resilience in Latino Immigrant Families / Celia Jaes Falicov 274 -- 14 Plasticity of Culture and Psychodynamic and Psychosocial Processes in Latino Immigrant Families / Ricardo C. Ainslie 289 -- 15 Bilingual Infants: Mapping the Research Agenda / Barbara Zurer Pearson 306 -- 16 Latin@ Languages and Identities / Ana Celia Zentella 321 -- 17 Learning English in California: Guideposts for the Nation / Patricia Gandara 339 -- 18 Schooling of Latino Children / Luis C. Moll, Richard Ruiz 362 -- 19 Affirmative Action, X Percent Plans, and Latino Access to Higher Education in the Twenty-first Century / Jorge Chapa 375 -- 20 Forever Seen as New: Latino Participation in American Elections / Louis DeSipio, Rodolfo O. de la Garza 398 -- 21 Gender and Citizenship in Latino Political Participation / Lisa J. Montoya 410 -- Epilogue: Problematic Paradigms: Racial Diversity and Corporate Identity in the Latino Community / Silvio Torres-Saillant 435 -- Afterword: American Projections / Doris Sommer 457.
Other author Suárez-Orozco, Marcelo M., 1956-
Páez, Mariela.
David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century -- Congresses.
Hispanic Americans -- Politics and government -- 21st century -- Congresses.
Hispanic Americans -- Economic conditions -- 21st century -- Congresses.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1980- -- Congresses.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Congresses.
ISBN 9780520258273 (paperback) £14.95
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