Testimonio: A Documentary History of the Mexican-American Struggle for Civil Rights

Testimonio: A Documentary History of the Mexican-American Struggle for Civil Rights

by Francisco A. Rosales, F. Arturo Rosales
     
 

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Cultural Writing. Latina/Latino Studies. From the author of the best-selling CHICANO! comes this major overview of crucial historical documents in the Mexican American pursuit of justice in the United States. Professor Rosales proceeds chronologically, examining such topics as the Mexicans in the nineteenth-century Southwest; the effects of the Mexican Revolution

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Cultural Writing. Latina/Latino Studies. From the author of the best-selling CHICANO! comes this major overview of crucial historical documents in the Mexican American pursuit of justice in the United States. Professor Rosales proceeds chronologically, examining such topics as the Mexicans in the nineteenth-century Southwest; the effects of the Mexican Revolution of 1910; massive immigration during the 1920s; workplace and labor groups such as the United Farm Workers; and the rise of militant groups and movements such as the Brown Berets, the Raza Unida political party, and the Chicano Moratorium.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558852990
Publisher:
Arte Publico Press
Publication date:
01/28/2000
Series:
Hispanic Civil Rights Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

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