Colegio Cesar Chavez, 1973-1983: A Chicano Struggle for Educational Self-Determination

Colegio Cesar Chavez, 1973-1983: A Chicano Struggle for Educational Self-Determination

by Carlos Maldonado
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815336314

ISBN-13: 9780815336310

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This work illuminates the founding and brief existence of Colegio Cesar Chavez , founded in the Pacific Northwest in 1973. The work is set within a national and regional context.
Colegio Cesar Chavez holds a unique niche in Chicano social and educational history, due to its strong Chicano philosophical roots, alternative educational model, and geographical…  See more details below

Overview

This work illuminates the founding and brief existence of Colegio Cesar Chavez , founded in the Pacific Northwest in 1973. The work is set within a national and regional context.
Colegio Cesar Chavez holds a unique niche in Chicano social and educational history, due to its strong Chicano philosophical roots, alternative educational model, and geographical location. The work highlights the socio-political milieu and issues contributing to the rise and demise of this bold Chicano educational experiment. The history of Colegio Cesar Chavez tells the story of a Chicano struggle for educational and self determination."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815336310
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Series:
Latino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues Series
Pages:
146
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures
List of Illustrations
Preface
1Introduction3
2Social and Historical Context9
3How It All Began27
4A Collective Dream Realized The Birth of Colegio Cesar Chavez33
5Fading Dreams and Hopes: Colegio's Decline and Demise63
6Conclusions and Insights for Chicano College Promoters105
App. A: Research Tools and Methodology117
App. B: Interview Consent Form120
Bibliography123
Index129

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