Five Generations of a Mexican American Family in Los Angeles: The Fuentes Story

Five Generations of a Mexican American Family in Los Angeles: The Fuentes Story

by Christina Chavez
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0742538818

ISBN-13: 9780742538818

Pub. Date: 04/09/2007

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.


About the Author:
Christina Chavez is assistant professor in the liberal studies department at California State Polytechnic University

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About the Author:
Christina Chavez is assistant professor in the liberal studies department at California State Polytechnic University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780742538818
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/09/2007
Pages:
198
Product dimensions:
6.34(w) x 9.35(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     vii
Acknowledgments     xiii
Introduction     1
The Fuentes Family: An Overview across Generations     15
Home, Part I: The Original Fuentes Home     39
Home, Part II: Later-Generation Fuentes Homes     57
Fuentes' at Work     77
School, Part I: Fuentes' in Schools     95
School, Part II: Fuentes' Homes, Language and Literacy     123
Fuentes' Homes and School: Parental Involvement     137
Conclusion: What the Fuentes Family Teaches Us     151
Bibliography     163
Index     177
About the Author     183

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