eBook Latino Issues: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Rogelio Saenz
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  • ISBN-10: 159884315X
  • ISBN-13: 9781598843156
  • DDC: 973.0468
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 300 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released January 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

Provides a brief understanding of the growing Latino population in the United States, highlights the problems that confront this ethnic group, and discusses proposed solutions to these issues.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Preface.
1: Introduction.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Worldwide Perspective.
4: Chronology.
5: Biographical Sketches.
6: Allende, Isabel (August 2, 1942).
7: Anaya, Rudolfo (October 30, 1937).
8: Anzaldúa, Gloria (September 26, 1942–May 15, 2004).
9: Blades, Rubén (July 16, 1948).
10: Bonilla, Henry (January 2, 1954).
11: Chávez, César (March 31, 1927–April 23, 1993).
12: Chavez, Linda (June 17, 1947).
13: Cisneros, Henry (June 11, 1947).
14: Cisneros, Sandra (December 20, 1954).
15: Clemente, Roberto (August 18, 1934–December 31, 1972).
16: Colón, Willie (April 28, 1950).
17: Estefan, Gloria (September 1, 1957).
18: Galarza, Ernesto (August 15, 1905–June 22, 1984).
19: Gonzales, Alberto (August 4, 1955).
20: Gutiérrez, José Angel (October 25, 1944).
21: Huerta, Dolores (April 10, 1930).
22: Marin, Rosario (April 4, 1958).
23: Martinez, Mel (October 23, 1946).
24: Moreno, Rita (December 11, 1931).
25: Novello, Antonia C. (August 23, 1944).
26: Olmos, Edward James(February 24, 1947).
27: Piñero, Miguel (December 19, 1946–June 18, 1988).
28: Portes, Alejandro (October 13, 1944).
29: Richardson, Bill (November 15, 1947).
30: Ros-Lehtinen, Ileana (July 15, 1952).
31: Samora, Julian (March 1, 1920–February 2, 1996).
32: Serrano, José (October 24, 1943).
33: Tienda, Marta (August 10, 1950).
34: Velásquez, Willie (May 9, 1944–June 15, 1988).
35: Yzaguirre, Raul (July 22, 1939).
36: Data and Documents.
37: Directory of Organizations.
38: Resources.
Glossary.
Index.
About the Authors.