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The Chicano experience : an alternative perspective

The Chicano experience : an alternative perspective

Author: Alfredo Mirandé
Publisher: Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, ©1985.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mirandé, Alfredo.
Chicano experience.
Notre Dame, Ind. : University of Notre Dame Press, ©1985
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alfredo Mirandé
ISBN: 0268007489 9780268007485 0268007497 9780268007492
OCLC Number: 11233948
Description: ix, 271 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : toward a Chicano social science --
Chicano labor and the economy --
The United States-Mexico border : a Chicano perspective on immigration and undocumented workers --
El bandido : the evolution of images of Chicano criminality --
Education : problems, issues, and aternatives --
The church and the Chicano --
La familia Chicana --
Machismo --
Critique and synthesis --
Epilogue : toward a Chicano paradigm.
Responsibility: Alfredo Mirandé.
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"Rejecting the use of 'Mexican-American' as falsely connoting immigrant status, Mirande emphasizes that Chicanos are an indigenous people and that their significant indio/mestizo heritage has been Read more...

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