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The Resource Latino Americans and political participation : a reference handbook, Sharon Ann Navarro, Armando Xavier Mejia, Editors

Latino Americans and political participation : a reference handbook, Sharon Ann Navarro, Armando Xavier Mejia, Editors

Label
Latino Americans and political participation : a reference handbook
Title
Latino Americans and political participation
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
Sharon Ann Navarro, Armando Xavier Mejia, Editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An overview of the role Latino Americans have played in the political processes of the United States that includes information on Latin-American politicians, policies that affect the group, key organizations, major events, and more
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
323/.042/08968073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.S75
LC item number
L3557 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Navarro, Sharon Ann
  • Mejia, Armando Xavier
Series statement
Political participation in America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Political participation
  • United States
  • Ethnic relations
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Political participation
  • United States
  • Politische Beteiligung
  • USA
  • Hispanos
Label
Latino Americans and political participation : a reference handbook, Sharon Ann Navarro, Armando Xavier Mejia, Editors
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Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Overview / Maria Luisa Chávez -- Labels, definitions, similarities, and differences -- Demographic profile of U.S. Latinos : population size and composition -- Education -- Economic and labor force characteristics -- Latinas and economic and labor force characteristics -- The historical context of three Latino groups in the United States -- Other smaller Latino groups -- Models of Latino political participation -- Conclusion -- References -- 2. Protest politics / Lisa Magana, Armando Xavier Mejia -- Latino protest politics : critical questions and periodization -- Waves of Latino protest politics -- The Puerto Rican struggle for civil rights in the 1960s and beyond -- The Chicano movement for civil rights of the 1960s and 1970s -- Cesar Chavez and the struggle of the United Farm Workers -- Contemporary protest politics -- Future considerations for protest politics -- References -- 3. Interest groups and social movements / Sharon Ann Navarro -- Communities of interest -- Linking politics to movements -- Mexican Americans : the movement toward inclusiveness -- Cuban Americans : national politics -- Puerto Ricans : core groups -- Other Latino groups -- Conclusion -- References -- 4. Electoral politics / John A. Garcia, Gabriel Sanchez -- The components of this chapter -- Political participation in the United States -- Latinos and political participation -- Key determinants of Latino political participation -- The electoral arena and Latinos -- Salient policy issues and Latinos -- Latino political participation and associated factors -- Conclusion -- References -- 5. Latinos in office / José E. Cruz -- Latino office-holding -- The context for Latino office-holding -- National office-holding -- State office-holding -- Local office-holding -- Increased access to office since 1965 -- The content of representation -- Latina office-holders -- The path to political office -- References -- Documents -- Key people, laws, and terms -- Resources -- Chronology -- Appendix
Control code
ocm56517724
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 321 pages
File format
unknown
Isbn
9781851095230
Lccn
2004021063
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o457279863
  • (OCoLC)56517724
Label
Latino Americans and political participation : a reference handbook, Sharon Ann Navarro, Armando Xavier Mejia, Editors
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-304) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Overview / Maria Luisa Chávez -- Labels, definitions, similarities, and differences -- Demographic profile of U.S. Latinos : population size and composition -- Education -- Economic and labor force characteristics -- Latinas and economic and labor force characteristics -- The historical context of three Latino groups in the United States -- Other smaller Latino groups -- Models of Latino political participation -- Conclusion -- References -- 2. Protest politics / Lisa Magana, Armando Xavier Mejia -- Latino protest politics : critical questions and periodization -- Waves of Latino protest politics -- The Puerto Rican struggle for civil rights in the 1960s and beyond -- The Chicano movement for civil rights of the 1960s and 1970s -- Cesar Chavez and the struggle of the United Farm Workers -- Contemporary protest politics -- Future considerations for protest politics -- References -- 3. Interest groups and social movements / Sharon Ann Navarro -- Communities of interest -- Linking politics to movements -- Mexican Americans : the movement toward inclusiveness -- Cuban Americans : national politics -- Puerto Ricans : core groups -- Other Latino groups -- Conclusion -- References -- 4. Electoral politics / John A. Garcia, Gabriel Sanchez -- The components of this chapter -- Political participation in the United States -- Latinos and political participation -- Key determinants of Latino political participation -- The electoral arena and Latinos -- Salient policy issues and Latinos -- Latino political participation and associated factors -- Conclusion -- References -- 5. Latinos in office / José E. Cruz -- Latino office-holding -- The context for Latino office-holding -- National office-holding -- State office-holding -- Local office-holding -- Increased access to office since 1965 -- The content of representation -- Latina office-holders -- The path to political office -- References -- Documents -- Key people, laws, and terms -- Resources -- Chronology -- Appendix
Control code
ocm56517724
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiv, 321 pages
File format
unknown
Isbn
9781851095230
Lccn
2004021063
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o457279863
  • (OCoLC)56517724

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