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The poorest of Americans : the Mexican Americans of the lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas / Robert Lee Maril.

By: Maril, Robert Lee.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, c1989Description: xi, 228 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0268015805; 9780268015800.Subject(s): Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Lower Rio Grande Valley -- Economic conditions | Mexican Americans -- Texas -- Lower Rio Grande Valley -- Social conditions | Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) -- Economic conditions | Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) -- Social conditions | Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) Economic conditions | Lower Rio Grande Valley (Tex.) Social conditions | Mexican Americans Rio Grande Valley Economic conditions | Mexican Americans Rio Grande Valley Social conditions | Mexican Americans Texas Economic conditions | Mexican Americans Texas Lower Rio Grande Valley Economic conditions | Mexican Americans Texas Lower Rio Grande Valley Social conditions | Mexican Americans Texas Social conditions | Rio Grande Valley Economic conditions | Rio Grande Valley Social conditionsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Poorest of Americans.DDC classification: 305.8/687207644
Contents:
1. How poor? -- 2. Blood and caste : from Spanish colonization to the twentieth century -- 3. Economic development, racism, and the growth of poverty -- 4. Industry, resources, and the labor force : the Valley as an internal colony -- 5. "Like always, Eddie, like always" : politics, jobs, and lives -- 6. The miseducation of the poor -- 7. No money, no doctor -- 8. Ignoring the obvious -- 9. Blueprints for the future
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Item type Current location Call number Status Date due Barcode
Book University of Texas At Tyler
Stacks - 3rd Floor
F392.R5 M37 1989 (Browse shelf) Available 0000000974881

Bibliography: p. 205-224.

Includes index.

1. How poor? -- 2. Blood and caste : from Spanish colonization to the twentieth century -- 3. Economic development, racism, and the growth of poverty -- 4. Industry, resources, and the labor force : the Valley as an internal colony -- 5. "Like always, Eddie, like always" : politics, jobs, and lives -- 6. The miseducation of the poor -- 7. No money, no doctor -- 8. Ignoring the obvious -- 9. Blueprints for the future

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