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Title Latino social policy : a participatory research model / Juana Mora, David R. Diaz, editors.
Published New York : Haworth Press, c2004.
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Description xviii, 271 p. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Participatory action research : a new vision and practice in Latino communities / Juana Mora, David R. Diaz -- Creating a new vision and role for research in Latino communities. Plugging the brain drain : bringing our education back home / Teresa Cordova -- Latino community and research partnerships in practice. A participatory perspective on parent involvement / Olga A. Vasquez -- Building community, research, and policy : a case of community health and Central Americans in Los Angeles / Claudia Dorrington, Beatriz Solis -- Critical ethnography and substance abuse research among transnational Mexican farmworkers / Victor Garcia -- Community contexts and Chicano/a methods of inquiry : grounded research and informed praxis / James Diego Vigil, Juan Munoz -- Identity and field research in Mexico : lessons for research and social policy for U.S. Latinos / Maria Teresa Vazquez Castillo -- Social scientists, public housing residents, and action research in a Chicano barrio in East Los Angeles / David R. Diaz -- Research to policy and practice : influencing Latino policy and program development. Community action research with census data : the Latino collection for a new Los Angeles, 1992-1993 / David E. Hayes-Bautista -- Expanding Latino community capacity for sustainable programs through researcher-community partnerships / Juana Mora.
Subject Latin Americans -- Research -- California -- Los Angeles.
Latin Americans -- California -- Los Angeles -- Social conditions.
Latin Americans -- Research -- Mexico.
Latin Americans -- Mexico -- Social conditions.
Action research -- California -- Los Angeles.
Action research -- Mexico.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social policy.
Mexico -- Social policy.
Related Names Mora, Juana M.
Diaz, David R., 1951-
ISBN 0789017598 (alk. paper)
9780789017598 (alk. paper)
0789017601 (soft : alk. paper)
9780789017604 (soft : alk. paper)
OCLC number 51566348