The U.S.-Mexican border in the twentieth century : a history of economic and social transformation / David E. Lorey.
By: Lorey, David E.Material type: TextSeries: Latin American silhouettes: Publisher: Wilmington, Del. : Scholarly Resources, 1999Description: x, 195 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0842027564 (paper : alk. paper); 9780842027564 (paper : alk. paper); 0842027556 (cloth : alk. paper); 9780842027557 (cloth : alk. paper).Other title: United States-Mexican border in the twentieth century.Subject(s): Mexican-American Border Region -- History -- 20th century | United States -- Relations -- Mexico | Mexico -- Relations -- United States | México Frontera con Estados Unidos Historia Siglo XX | Estados Unidos de América Relaciones interancionales México | México Relaciones internacionales Estados UnidosDDC classification: 972/.1 Other classification: 15.85
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-187) and index.
Defining the region, objectives, and approaches -- Distinguishing characteristics and early history: frontier, borderlands, border region ; The Colonial Period: life on a New World frontier ; From frontier to borderlands ; Conflict between the United States and Mexico ; Early border phenomena -- Booms and busts on the border: economic development, 1880s to 1920s ; The first border boom, 1880-1910 ; The border economy during the Mexican Revolution ; Prohibition on the border ; Early free trade -- Life on the border: social change, 1880s to 1930s ; 1880s to 1910 ; Causes of the Mexican Revolution ; The social character of the Revolution in the Mexican North ; The Revolutionary period on the U.S. side of the border ; Transboundary population movements during the Revolution, Prohibition, and Depression -- Booms and busts on the border, 1930s and 1940s ; The Great Depression ; World War II -- Economic trends since 1950: legacies of the wartime economy ; The border economy comes of age ; Mexican government policy and the border: PRONAF and BIP--the Maquiladoras -- The consequences of rapid growth in the border region: social change and cultural change since the 1940s ; Population and migration ; Urbanization ; Mexican Americans. The impact of migration on sending communities. Cultural evolutions. -- U.S.-Mexican relations at the border: 1890s to 1990s ; The elusive boundary: water, environmental issues, and drug trafficking ; Migration ; NAFTA in the border region.