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The U.S. Latino community : opposing viewpoints./, Margaret Haerens, book editor

Label
The U.S. Latino community : opposing viewpoints./
Title
The U.S. Latino community
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints./
Statement of responsibility
Margaret Haerens, book editor
Title variation
United States Latino community
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explores topics relating to the Latino community in the United States by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that comprise these issues. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking and reading skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.0468
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.S75
LC item number
U25 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haerens, Margaret
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Emigration and immigration
  • Ethnic relations
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Public opinion
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The U.S. Latino community : opposing viewpoints./, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why consider opposing viewpoints? -- Introduction -- How Is The US Latino Community Perceived?: -- Chapter preface -- Latinos have made a rich contribution to American life / Carolee Walker -- Latino contribution to American life is not outstanding / Steve Sailer -- Latino values are conservative family values / Alberto Gonzales -- Characterizations of Latino family values are flawed / Heather Mac Donald -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- What Immigration Attitudes And Policies Affect The U.S. Latino Community?: -- Chapter preface -- Arizona's immigration law is racist / Alvaro Huerta -- Arizona's immigration law is not racist / Bruce Maiman -- Immigration reform debate is racist / Linda Chavez -- Wanting to limit immigration is not racist / Randy Alcorn -- Undocumented Latino immigrants increase US crime rates / Barbara Simpson -- Undocumented Latino immigrants do not increase US crime rates / Ron Unz -- Birthright citizenship should be outlawed / George Will -- Birthright citizenship should not be outlawed / Eric Foner -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- What Is The Political Power Of The U.S. Latino Community?: -- Chapter preface -- Latino electoral power is formidable / Alex Koppelman -- Latino electoral power is overrated / Steve Sailer -- Democrats are courting Latino voters / Jennifer Parker -- Republicans must court Latino voters / Star Parker -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- What Social Issues Impact The US Latino Community?: -- Chapter preface -- Bilingual education is a barrier to Hispanic assimilation / Heather Mac Donald -- Bilingual education is the best approach for English language learners / Jeff Bale -- Racial resentment of Latinos fuels opposition to health-care reform / Michael Lind -- Calling opposition to health care racist is shameful / Pat Sajak -- Companies are increasingly targeting the burgeoning Latino market / Sarah Dougherty -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography of books -- Index
Control code
ocn663953773
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
182 pages
Isbn
9780737752281
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010047514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1322476
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o663953773
  • (OCoLC)663953773
Label
The U.S. Latino community : opposing viewpoints./, Margaret Haerens, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why consider opposing viewpoints? -- Introduction -- How Is The US Latino Community Perceived?: -- Chapter preface -- Latinos have made a rich contribution to American life / Carolee Walker -- Latino contribution to American life is not outstanding / Steve Sailer -- Latino values are conservative family values / Alberto Gonzales -- Characterizations of Latino family values are flawed / Heather Mac Donald -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- What Immigration Attitudes And Policies Affect The U.S. Latino Community?: -- Chapter preface -- Arizona's immigration law is racist / Alvaro Huerta -- Arizona's immigration law is not racist / Bruce Maiman -- Immigration reform debate is racist / Linda Chavez -- Wanting to limit immigration is not racist / Randy Alcorn -- Undocumented Latino immigrants increase US crime rates / Barbara Simpson -- Undocumented Latino immigrants do not increase US crime rates / Ron Unz -- Birthright citizenship should be outlawed / George Will -- Birthright citizenship should not be outlawed / Eric Foner -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- What Is The Political Power Of The U.S. Latino Community?: -- Chapter preface -- Latino electoral power is formidable / Alex Koppelman -- Latino electoral power is overrated / Steve Sailer -- Democrats are courting Latino voters / Jennifer Parker -- Republicans must court Latino voters / Star Parker -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- What Social Issues Impact The US Latino Community?: -- Chapter preface -- Bilingual education is a barrier to Hispanic assimilation / Heather Mac Donald -- Bilingual education is the best approach for English language learners / Jeff Bale -- Racial resentment of Latinos fuels opposition to health-care reform / Michael Lind -- Calling opposition to health care racist is shameful / Pat Sajak -- Companies are increasingly targeting the burgeoning Latino market / Sarah Dougherty -- Periodical and internet sources bibliography -- For further discussion -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography of books -- Index
Control code
ocn663953773
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
182 pages
Isbn
9780737752281
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010047514
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Stock number
1322476
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o663953773
  • (OCoLC)663953773

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