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Title Latino lives in America [electronic resource] : making it home / Luis Ricardo Fraga ... [et al.].
Published Philadelphia, Pa. : Temple University Press, 2010.
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 Electronic Book  E184.S75 L36233 2010eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (viii, 212 p.) : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The growing presence of Latinos in the United States -- Trying for the Americano dream : barriers to making the United States 'home' -- Education : Latinos' great hope, America's harsh reality -- Exploring discrimination, intergroup relations, and intragroup relations among Latinos -- New homes in new communities : living in rural America -- Transnationalism and the language of belonging -- The evolving Latino community and pan-ethnicity : explorations into the confluence of interactions, networks, and identity -- Conclusions : paradox along the way to making America home.
Summary A nuanced and insightful assessment of Latino life in America.
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Subject Hispanic Americans -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Hispanic Americans -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Hispanic Americans -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
United States -- Ethnic relations.
Related Names Fraga, Luis Ricardo.
Related To Print version: Latino lives in America. Philadelphia, Pa. : Temple University Press, 2010 9781439900482 (DLC) 2009038138 (OCoLC)441165407
ISBN 9781439900505 (electronic bk.)
1439900507 (electronic bk.)
Standard # 9786612505966
OCLC number 607552585