North From Mexico / Edition 2

North From Mexico / Edition 2

by Carey Mcwilliams
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0275932249

ISBN-13: 2900275932243

Pub. Date: 03/09/1990

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

McWilliams' North From Mexico, first published in 1949, provides a comprehensive general history of the Mexican experience in the United States. Now fully updated by Matt S. Meier to cover the period 1945 through 1988, North From Mexico explores all aspects of the Chicano experience in the United States including family, employment, education, assimilation, political,

Overview

McWilliams' North From Mexico, first published in 1949, provides a comprehensive general history of the Mexican experience in the United States. Now fully updated by Matt S. Meier to cover the period 1945 through 1988, North From Mexico explores all aspects of the Chicano experience in the United States including family, employment, education, assimilation, political, cultural, and economic issues. Widely used in college courses on Chicano and Southwestern U.S. history and culture, the volume provides a comprehensive general history of the Chicano experience in the United States, beginning with the early aboriginal inhabitants and covering to the present.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900275932243
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/09/1990
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
374

Table of Contents

In Spanish Saddlebags

The Fantasy Heritage

The Fan of Settlement

Heart of the Borderlands

The Broken Border

"Not Counting Mexicans"

Gringos and Greasers

The Heritage of the Southwest

The Borderlands are Invaded

The Second Defeat

"The Mexican Problem"

The Pattern of Violence

Blood on the Pavements

The War Years

After a Hundred Years

"One and Together"

Chicano Leadership and Organization, by Matt S. Meier

Politics, Education, and Culture, by Matt S. Meier

North From Mexico, by Matt S. Meier

Afterword, by Matt S. Meier

Appendix

Bibliography

Index

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