skip to content
Flight to freedom : the story of Central American refugees in California Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Flight to freedom : the story of Central American refugees in California

Author: Rossana Pérez; Henry A J Ramos
Publisher: Houston, Tex. : Arte Público Press, ©2007.
Series: Hispanic civil rights series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This compelling and historically significant volume collects the personal narratives of Central American refugees who fled the violence in their homelands and became leading community advocates at the forefront of social justice. Each of the people interviewed is a leader in the Salvadoran / Central American refugee movement. Consequently, this book offers insight into the early philosophy and framework of the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Interviews
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Flight to freedom.
Houston, Tex. : Arte Público Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2007019240
(OCoLC)128237123
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rossana Pérez; Henry A J Ramos
ISBN: 9781611920000 1611920000 9781611926217 1611926211
OCLC Number: 659428635
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxx, 193 pages) : illustrations.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Carmen Alegría --
Isabel Beltrán --
Ramón Cardona --
Eduardo A. González, M.D. --
Javier Huete --
Alicia Mendoza --
Rossana Pérez --
Carlos Vaquerano.
Series Title: Hispanic civil rights series.
Responsibility: edited by Rossana Pérez with Henry A.J. Ramos ; English translation by Carolina Villarroel.
More information:

Abstract:

This compelling and historically significant volume collects the personal narratives of Central American refugees who fled the violence in their homelands and became leading community advocates at the forefront of social justice. Each of the people interviewed is a leader in the Salvadoran / Central American refugee movement. Consequently, this book offers insight into the early philosophy and framework of the movement as revealed by some pioneers.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/659428635> # Flight to freedom : the story of Central American refugees in California
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/659428635#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "659428635" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/txu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Place/houston_tex> ; # Houston, Tex.
    rdfs:comment "Warning: This malformed URI has been treated as a string - 'http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/2371-1/{B1F90395-7F2E-482E-8DDB-7B052D3A067C}Img100.jpg'" ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/refugees_california> ; # Refugees--California
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_minority_studies> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205530> ; # El Salvador.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_ethnic_studies_general> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/refugees_services_for_california> ; # Refugees--Services for--California
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010110394> ; # Refugees--Central America
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204928> ; # California.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092841> ; # Refugees--Services for
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010110396> ; # Refugees--El Salvador
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244535> ; # Central America.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_discrimination_&_race_relations> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092797> ; # Refugees
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> ; # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.868728407940922/e22/> ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/11755479> ; # Rossana Pérez
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/58394312> ; # Henry A. J. Ramos
    schema:copyrightYear "2007" ;
    schema:datePublished "2007" ;
    schema:description "This compelling and historically significant volume collects the personal narratives of Central American refugees who fled the violence in their homelands and became leading community advocates at the forefront of social justice. Each of the people interviewed is a leader in the Salvadoran / Central American refugee movement. Consequently, this book offers insight into the early philosophy and framework of the movement as revealed by some pioneers."@en ;
    schema:description "Carmen Alegría -- Isabel Beltrán -- Ramón Cardona -- Eduardo A. González, M.D. -- Javier Huete -- Alicia Mendoza -- Rossana Pérez -- Carlos Vaquerano."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/908322843> ;
    schema:genre "Interviews"@en ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Series/hispanic_civil_rights_series> ; # Hispanic civil rights series.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/128237123> ;
    schema:name "Flight to freedom : the story of Central American refugees in California"@en ;
    schema:productID "659428635" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/659428635#PublicationEvent/houston_tex_arte_publico_press_2007> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Agent/arte_publico_press> ; # Arte Público Press
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=3115131> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/warw/detail.action?docID=3115131> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10555569> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=577845> ;
    schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3115131> ;
    schema:url <http://0-search.ebscohost.com.librarycatalog.vts.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=577845> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0717/2007019240.html> ;
    schema:url "http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/2371-1/{B1F90395-7F2E-482E-8DDB-7B052D3A067C}Img100.jpg" ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3115131> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=577845> ;
    schema:url <http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=3115131> ;
    schema:url <https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=B1F90395-7F2E-482E-8DDB-7B052D3A067C> ;
    schema:url <https://samples.overdrive.com/flight-to-freedom-b1f903?.epub-sample.overdrive.com> ;
    schema:url <http://www.digitaliapublishing.com/a/23236/> ;
    schema:url <http://0-ebookcentral.proquest.com.librarycatalog.vts.edu/lib/vtu/detail.action?docID=3115131> ;
    schema:url <http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/128237123.html> ;
    schema:url <http://books.google.com/books?id=ueZHAAAAYAAJ> ;
    schema:url <http://gold.worcester.edu/login?url=http://site.ebrary.com/lib/worcesteruniv/Doc?id=10555569> ;
    schema:url <http://public.digitaliapublishing.com/a/23236/> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3115131> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781611920000> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781611926217> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/659428635> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Agent/arte_publico_press> # Arte Público Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Arte Público Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Place/houston_tex> # Houston, Tex.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Houston, Tex." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Series/hispanic_civil_rights_series> # Hispanic civil rights series.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/659428635> ; # Flight to freedom : the story of Central American refugees in California
    schema:name "Hispanic civil rights series." ;
    schema:name "Hispanic civil rights series" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_anthropology_cultural> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Anthropology--Cultural"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_discrimination_&_race_relations> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Discrimination & Race Relations"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_ethnic_studies_general> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Ethnic Studies--General"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/908322843#Topic/social_science_minority_studies> # SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "SOCIAL SCIENCE--Minority Studies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010110394> # Refugees--Central America
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees--Central America"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010110396> # Refugees--El Salvador
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees--El Salvador"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092797> # Refugees
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1092841> # Refugees--Services for
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Refugees--Services for"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204928> # California.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "California." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205530> # El Salvador.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "El Salvador." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1244535> # Central America.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Central America." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/11755479> # Rossana Pérez
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Pérez" ;
    schema:givenName "Rossana" ;
    schema:name "Rossana Pérez" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/58394312> # Henry A. J. Ramos
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1959" ;
    schema:familyName "Ramos" ;
    schema:givenName "Henry A. J." ;
    schema:name "Henry A. J. Ramos" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781611920000>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1611920000" ;
    schema:isbn "9781611920000" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781611926217>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1611926211" ;
    schema:isbn "9781611926217" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/128237123>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Flight to freedom." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/659428635> ; # Flight to freedom : the story of Central American refugees in California
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=3115131>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.