Mexican Americans and sports : a reader on athletics and barrio life / edited by Jorge Iber and Samuel O. Regalado.
Contributor(s): Iber, Jorge | Regalado, Samuel O. (Samuel Octavio).Material type: TextPublisher: College Station : Texas A & M University Press, c2007Edition: 1st ed.Description: viii, 261 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 9781585445523 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1585445525 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9781585445516 (cloth : alk. paper); 1585445517 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): Mexican Americans -- Sports | Mexican Americans -- Recreation | Mexican American athletes | Mexican American athletes -- Social conditions | Sports -- United States -- HistoryAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Mexican Americans and sports.DDC classification: 796.0868/72073
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
The foot runners conquer Mexico and Texas : endurance racing, indigenismo, and nationalism / Mark Dyreson -- Peloteros in paradise : Mexican American baseball and oppositional politics in Southern California, 1930-1950 / José M. Alamillo -- Los heroes del domingo : soccer, borders, and social spaces in Great Lakes Mexican communities, 1940-1970 / Juan Javier Pescador -- Wearing the red, white, and blue trunks of Aztlán : Rodolfo "Corky" Gonzales and the convergence of American and Chicano nationalism / Tom I. Romero II -- On-field foes and racial misconceptions : the 1961 Donna Redskins and their drive to the Texas State football championship / Jorge Iber -- Read all about it! : the Spanish-language press, the Dodgers, and the Giants, 1958-1982 / Samuel O. Regalado -- Raza boxing : community, identity, and hybridity in the 1960s and 1970s in Southern California / Gregory S. Rodríguez -- Beating the odds : Mexican American distance runners in Texas, 1950-1995 / Alexander Mendoza -- Advance at your own risk : Latinas, families, and collegiate softball / Katherine M. Jamieson -- Invisible identity : Mexican American sport and Chicano historiography / Samuel O. Regalado.