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A Century of Chicano History : Empire, Nations and Migration.

By: Fernandez, Raul E.
Contributor(s): Gonzalez, Gilbert G.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon : Taylor and Francis, 2012Copyright date: ©2007Description: 1 online resource (225 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781136071621.Subject(s): Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 19th century | Immigrants -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Mexican Americans -- History -- 19th century | Mexican Americans -- History -- 20th century | Mexico -- Emigration and immigration -- History | Mexico -- Relations -- United States | United States -- Relations -- MexicoGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: A Century of Chicano History : Empire, Nations and MigrationDDC classification: 973.046872 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- I Chicano History -- II Empire and the Origins of Twentieth- Century Migration from Mexico to the United States -- III The Ideology and Practice of Empire -- IV Agency, Gender, and Migration -- V The Integration of Mexican Workers Workers into the U.S. Economy -- VI Denying Empire -- Conclusion -- Subject Index -- Author Index.
Summary: This study argues for a radically new interpretation of the origins and evolution of the ethnic Mexican community across the US. This book offers a definitive account of the interdependent histories of the US and Mexico as well as the making of the Chicano population in America. The authors link history to contemporary issues, emphasizing the overlooked significance of late 19th and 20th century US economic expansionism to Europe in the formation of the Mexican community.
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Cover -- Title -- Copyright Page -- Dedication -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- I Chicano History -- II Empire and the Origins of Twentieth- Century Migration from Mexico to the United States -- III The Ideology and Practice of Empire -- IV Agency, Gender, and Migration -- V The Integration of Mexican Workers Workers into the U.S. Economy -- VI Denying Empire -- Conclusion -- Subject Index -- Author Index.

This study argues for a radically new interpretation of the origins and evolution of the ethnic Mexican community across the US. This book offers a definitive account of the interdependent histories of the US and Mexico as well as the making of the Chicano population in America. The authors link history to contemporary issues, emphasizing the overlooked significance of late 19th and 20th century US economic expansionism to Europe in the formation of the Mexican community.

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Raul E. Fernandez and Gilbert G. Gonzalez are both professors in the School of Social Sciences at the University California, Irvine, and are affiliated with the Chicano Latino Studies Program. Gonzalez is the director the program in Labor Studies, and Fernandez is a Fulbright Fellow serving as the curator for a forthcoming exhibit on Latin music at the Smithsonian Institution.

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