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Author Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993.
Title The words of César Chávez / edited by Richard J. Jensen, John C. Hammerback.
Published College Station : Texas A & M University Press, c2002.
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 Floor2  HD6509.C48 A25 2002    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxviii, 199 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Complements the editors' earlier study, The rhetorical career of César Chávez.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-191) and index.
Contents César Chávez talks about organizing and about the history of the NFWA, December 1965 -- Sacramento March Letter, March 1966 -- Plan of Delano (English and Spanish versions), 1966 -- Chávez speech at solidarity house, April 1, 1967 -- César Chávez talks in New York, 1968 -- Good Friday letter, 1969 -- Testimony before the subcommittee of labor of the Senate Subcommittee on Labor and Public Welfare, April 16, 1969 -- Chávez at Austin, Texas, February 6, 1971 -- Speech at Exposition Park, May 2, 1971 -- César Chávez on money and organizing, October 4, 1971 -- Chávez at the University of Santa Clara, October 26, 1972 -- Speech in Coachella, 1973 -- Speech at Convention of International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America, Los Angeles, June 1974 -- Nomination address for Governor Jerry Brown, Democratic National Convention, July 14, 1976 -- César Chávez goes home, June 25, 1978 -- Martin Luther King, Jr.: he showed us the way, April 1978 -- Summary of the president's address to the Texas organizing convocation, Pharr, Texas, February 25, 1979 -- Notes for Speech to the United Church Board for Homeland Ministries, 1981 -- Notes for speech to graduating negotiations class, 1982 -- Address to the UFW's 7th Constitutional Convention, September 1984 -- Address to the commonwealth club of San Francisco, November 9, 1984 -- Speech to the Los Angeles County Chicano Employee Association, October 25, 1985 -- Wrath of grapes boycott speech, 1986 -- United Farm Workers of America: pecan workers speech, Arizona, 1987 (English and Spanish versions) -- Speech at Pacific Lutheran University, March 1989 -- Statement from César Chávez, Sacramento, April 3, 1991 -- Address before the building industry association of northern California, San Jose, November 21, 1991 -- Speech ending fast, March 10, 1968 -- Statement by César Chávez at the end of his twenty-four-day fast for justice, Phoenix, Arizona, June 4, 1972 -- Statement ending fast, Delano, California, August 21, 1988 -- Eulogy for Juana Estrada Chávez, San Jose, California, December 18, 1991 -- Eulogy for Fred Ross, San Francisco, October 17, 1992 -- Eulogy for Nan Freeman, 1972 -- Eulogy for Juan de la Cruz, Arvin, California, August 21, 1973 -- Eulogy for Rufino Contreras, Calexico, California, February 14, 1979 -- Eulogy for Rene López, Fresno, California, September 1983.
Subject Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993.
Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993 -- Oratory.
Discourse analysis.
Persuasion (Rhetoric)
Labor leaders -- United States.
Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers.
Migrant agricultural laborers -- Labor unions -- United States.
Mexican American labor union members.
United Farm Workers -- History -- Sources.
Added Author Jensen, Richard J. (Richard Jay), 1943-
Hammerback, John C.
ISBN 1585441694 (cloth : alk. paper)
1585441708 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 48428936