Alex and the Hobo: A Chicano Life and Story / Edition 1

Alex and the Hobo: A Chicano Life and Story / Edition 1

by Jose Inez Taylor, James M. Taggart, James M. Taggart
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0292781806

ISBN-13: 9780292781801

Pub. Date: 07/28/2003

Publisher: University of Texas Press

In this innovative ethnography, anthropologist James Taggart collaborates with author Joe Taylor to explore how the story "Alex and the Hobo" sprang from Taylor's life experiences and how it presents an insider's view of Mexicano culture and its constructions of manhood.

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In this innovative ethnography, anthropologist James Taggart collaborates with author Joe Taylor to explore how the story "Alex and the Hobo" sprang from Taylor's life experiences and how it presents an insider's view of Mexicano culture and its constructions of manhood.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292781801
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
07/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
222
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1. Introduction

Part I: The Story
2. Alex and the Hobo

Part II: The Life
3. The Valley
4. Awareness
5. Social Structure
6. Anastacio Taylor
7. Beatríz Mondragón
8. Women in Peril
9. Conclusion
Appendix: Juana's Witchcraft Testimony
Notes
Bibliography

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