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Latinos in the United States: The Sacred and the Political / Edition 1

Latinos in the United States: The Sacred and the Political / Edition 1

by David T. Abalos
     
 

ISBN-10: 0268012784

ISBN-13: 9780268012786

Pub. Date: 01/28/1986

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press


About the Author:
David T. Abalos is professor of religious studies and sociology at Seton Hall University

Overview


About the Author:
David T. Abalos is professor of religious studies and sociology at Seton Hall University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780268012786
Publisher:
University of Notre Dame Press
Publication date:
01/28/1986
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.54(d)

Table of Contents


Preface to the Second Edition     ix
Foreword to the Original Edition   Manfred Halpern     xiii
Acknowledgments     xxi
Introduction     1
A Theory of Transformation     9
The Search for Latina/Latino Identity     51
The Politics of the Latino Family     79
The Politics of Transformation in the Latino Community     106
Latinas/Latinos and the Sacred     136
The Politics of Liberation versus the Politics of Assimilation     185
Latina/Latino Professionals: A Transforming Middle Class     199
Choices for La Comunidad Latina: Creating the Present and the Future Now     222
The Politics of Education: The Most Important Civil Rights Issue Facing La Comunidad Latina     256
Notes     291
Index     315

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