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Title The roots of Latino urban agency / edited by Sharon A. Navarro and Rodolfo Rosales.
Published Denton, TX : University of North Texas Press, 2013.
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 Floor2  E184.S75 R685 2013    DUE 02-28-17
Edition 1st ed.
Description vii, 167 p. : ill., charts ; 24 cm.
Series Number 8 in Al filo: Mexican American studies series
Al filo ; no. 8.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Latino urban agency / Sharon A. Navarro and Rodolfo Rosales -- Latino political agency in Los Angeles past & present: diverse conflicts, diverse coalitions, and fates that intertwine / Ralph Armbruster-Sandoval -- The rebirth of Latino urban agency in San Francisco: from the MCO to the MAC, 1967/2006 / Richard Edward DeLeon -- The fight for school equity in Chicago's Latino neighborhoods / Melissa R. Michelson -- Manny Diaz and the rise and fall of the Miami renaissance / Jessica Lavariega Monforti, Juan Carlos Flores, and Dario Moreno -- "I don't see color, I just vote for the best candidate": the persistence of ethnic polarized voting / Sylvia Manzano and Arturo Vega -- Conclusion: Latino urban agency in the twenty-first century / Sharon A. Navarro and Rodolfo Rosales.
Subject Hispanic Americans -- Politics and government.
Political participation -- United States.
Metropolitan government -- United States.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects.
Related Names Navarro, Sharon Ann.
Rosales, Rodolfo.
ISBN 1574415301 cloth alkaline paper
9781574415308 cloth alkaline paper
9781574415421 (e-book)
1574415425 (e-book)
OCLC number 847763628