Pushing Boundaries: Language and Culture in a Mexicano Community

Pushing Boundaries: Language and Culture in a Mexicano Community

by Olga A. Vasquez, Lucinda Pease-Alvarez, Sheila M. Shannon
     
 

A study of the ways bilingual children in a Mexicano community use and learn language.See more details below

Overview

A study of the ways bilingual children in a Mexicano community use and learn language.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521419352
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 8.03(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword Luis C. Moll; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Eastside: a Mexicano community; 3. Home and school contexts for language learning; 4. Bilingual children crossing cultural borders; 5. Negotiating culture and language in the home; 6. Moving towards a recognition perspective; 7. Meeting the challenges of diversity; Notes; References; Index.

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