This book provides one of the broadest sociological examinations of Latinos in the United States. Latinos are reshaping key aspects of the social, economic, political, and cultural landscape of the country. The book highlights the experiences of Latinos in a variety of domains and concludes with a discussion of what the future holds for Latinos.
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About the Author
Rogelio Sáenz is Peter Flawn Professor of Demographyand Dean of the College of Public Policy at the University ofTexas, San Antonio Maria Cristina Morales is Associate Professor of Sociologyat the University of Texas, El Paso
Table of Contents
1 Introduction2 The Diverse Histories of Latinos3 Historical and Contemporary Latino Immigration4 The Demography of Latinos5 Political Engagement6 Education7 Work and Economic Life8 Families9 Religion10 Health and Health Care11 Crime and Victimization12 Mass Media13 Conclusions