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Author Mendoza, Louis Gerard, 1960-
Title Conversations across our America [electronic resource] : talking about immigration and the Latinoization of the United States / Louis G. Mendoza.
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  E184.S75 M453 2012eb    ONLINE
Edition 1st ed.
Description 1 online resource (x, 299 p.) : ill., map.
Series Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: the Latinoization of the U.S. and "our" national culture -- Leaving: home is no longer home -- The crucible of change and adaptation -- An emerging sense of mutuality -- Confronting threats to community -- Asserting rights -- Internal migration -- Living in the borderlands means... -- Conclusion: nuestra America ahora: meditations on Latinoization, citizenship, and belonging.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Interviews.
Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions.
Immigrants -- United States -- Interviews.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- Social aspects.
United States -- Civilization -- Hispanic influences.
Related To Print version: Mendoza, Louis Gerard,. Conversations across our America. Austin : University of Texas Press, 2012. 9780292737389 0292737386 9780292738836 0292738838 0292737394 (DLC) 2011048138
ISBN 0292737394 (electronic bk.)
9780292737396 (electronic bk.)
9780292737389 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292737386 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780292738836 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0292738838 (pbk. : alk. paper)