Quest for Tejano Identity in San Antonio, Texas, 1913-2000.

By: Buitron, RichardMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandLatino Communities: Emerging Voices - Political, Social, Cultural and Legal Issues: Publisher: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2012Description: 1 online resource (141 p.)ISBN: 9780203337066Subject(s): Community life - Texas - San Antonio - History - 20th century | Los Angeles (Calif.) - Ethnic relations | Mexican Americans - California - Los Angeles - Social conditions - 20th century | Mexican Americans - Ethnic identity - Texas - San Antonio | Mexican Americans - Texas - San Antonio - Intellectual life - 20th century | Mexican Americans - Texas - San Antonio - Social conditions - 20th century | Mexican Americans-- Ethnic identity-- Texas-- San Antonio | San Antonio (Tex.) - Ethnic relations | San Antonio (Tex.) - Intellectual life - 20th century | San Antonio (Tex.) - Social conditions - 20th centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Quest for Tejano Identity in San Antonio, Texas, 1913-2000DDC classification: 976.4/3510046872073 | 976.43510046872073 LOC classification: F394.S2119M5135 2004ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Latino Communities Emerging Voices; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter One Formation of Community, 1519-1910; Chapter Two Visions of Community, Part I; Chapter Three Another Community: Identity among Working Class Mexican Americans, 1935-41; Chapter Four A City of Migrants: Los Angeles and Chicano Identity; Chapter Five Visions of Community, Part II; Epilogue Sandra Cisneros, Henry Cisneros and the Post-Modern Hispanic; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary: The Quest for Tejano Identity was written as a study of Mexican American consciousness, and a history of the assumptions and intellectual responses of Mexican Americans in south Texas. The work uses history to inquire why different ethnic groups think, act and speak as they do as they encounter American society.
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Cover; Latino Communities Emerging Voices; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Chapter One Formation of Community, 1519-1910; Chapter Two Visions of Community, Part I; Chapter Three Another Community: Identity among Working Class Mexican Americans, 1935-41; Chapter Four A City of Migrants: Los Angeles and Chicano Identity; Chapter Five Visions of Community, Part II; Epilogue Sandra Cisneros, Henry Cisneros and the Post-Modern Hispanic; Appendix; Notes; Bibliography; Index

The Quest for Tejano Identity was written as a study of Mexican American consciousness, and a history of the assumptions and intellectual responses of Mexican Americans in south Texas. The work uses history to inquire why different ethnic groups think, act and speak as they do as they encounter American society.

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