Tejano South Texas : a Mexican American cultural province / Daniel D. Arreola.Material type: TextSeries: Jack and Doris Smothers series in Texas history, life, and culture: no. 5.Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, c2002Edition: 1st ed.Description: xiii, 272 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0292705107 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780292705104 (cloth : alk. paper); 0292705115 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780292705111 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Mexican Americans -- Texas, South -- History | Mexican Americans -- Texas, South -- Social life and customs | Mexican Americans -- Texas, South -- Ethnic identity | Landscapes -- Social aspects -- Texas, South | Texas, South -- Social life and customs | Texas, South -- Ethnic relations | Human geography -- Texas, South | Human geography -- Mexican-American Border Region | Mexican-American Border Region -- Social life and customs | Mexican-American Border Region -- Ethnic relations | Chicanos Sur de Texas Historia | Chicanos Sur de Texas Vida social y costumbres | Chicanos Sur de Texas Identidad étnica | Paisaje Aspectos sociales Sur de TexasAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Tejano South Texas.; Online version:: Tejano South Texas.DDC classification: 976.4/40046872
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -258) and index.
Borderland culture region -- Land beyond the Nueces -- Territory shaped -- Homeland forged -- Texas Mexican spaces -- Texas Mexican small towns -- Texas Mexican cities -- Texas Mexican social identities -- Tejano cultural province.
Examines the cultural geography of Tejano South Texas and the Mexican ancestry of its residents, discussing where they originated, when they came to Texas, and how the area differs from other Mexican American regions.