skip to content
Latinos : remaking America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Latinos : remaking America

Author: Marcelo M Suárez-Orozco; Mariela Páez
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. ; London : University of California Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Updated edView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Latinos are the fastest-growing ethnic group in the United States and will comprise a quarter of the country's population by mid-century. This landmark book is the most definitive and comprehensive snapshot available of this trend. A new preface includes the most recent data on a variety of indicators of the changing Latino landscape in the United States."--Publisher's description.
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: Kongress
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marcelo M Suárez-Orozco; Mariela Páez
ISBN: 9780520258273 0520258274 9780520234871 0520234871
OCLC Number: 245561038
Notes: Previous edition: 2002.
Description: xxvi, 490 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : The Research Agenda / Marcelo M. Suarez-Orozco and Mariela M. Paez ---1 PART ONE : HISTORIES, MIGRATIONS, AND COMMUNITIES --
1. "Y tú, qué?" (Y2K): Latino History in the New Millennium /George J. Sanchez --
2. Islands and Enclaves: Caribbean Latinos in Historical Perspective/ Juan Flores --
3. Power and Identity: Miami Cubans /Alex Stepick and Carol Dutton Stepick; commentary/ John H. Coatsworth --
4. Community Dynamics and the Rise of Street Gangs /Diego Vigil --
5. Gender, Ethnicity, and Race in School and Work Outcomes of Second-Generation Mexican Americans /Robert C. Smith --
6. Unions and Latinos: Mutual Transformation/ John Trumpbour and Elaine Bernard; commentary /Merilee S. Grindle --
7. Two Nations under God? Latino Religious Life in the United States /Peggy Levitt --
8. Ambivalent Reception: Mass Public Responses to the "New" Latino Immigration to the United States / Wayne A. Cornelius --
9. Resurrecting Exclusion: The Effects of 1996 U.S. Immigration Reform on Communities and Families in Texas, El Salvador, and Mexico / Jacqueline Hagan and Nestor Rodriguez; commentary /Mary Waters ---
PART TWO: HEALTH, FAMILIES, LANGUAGES, EDUCATION, AND POLITICS --
10. The Latino Health Research Agenda for the Twenty-first Century /David E. Hayes-Bautista --
11. Latinos' Access to Employment-based Health Insurance /E. Richard Brown and Hongjian Yu; commentary /Paul Farmer --
12. Families on the Frontier: From Braceros in the Fields to Braceras in the Home /Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo --
13. Ambiguous Loss: Risk and Resilience in Latino Immigrant Families /Celia Jaes Falicov --
14. The Plasticity of Culture and Psychodynamic and Psychosocial Processes in Latino Immigrant Families / Ricardo C. Ainslie; commentary /Carola Suarez-Orozco --
15. Bilingual Infants: Mapping the Research Agenda /Barbara Zurer Pearson --
16. Latin@ Languages and Identities /Ana Celia Zentella --
17. Learning English in California: Guideposts for the Nation Patricia Gandara; commentary /Maria S. Carlo and Catherine E. Snow --
18. The Schooling of Latino Children /Luis C. Moll and Richard Ruiz --
19. Affirmative Action, X Percent Plans, and Latino Access to Higher Education in the Twenty-first Century/ Jorge Chapa; commentary /Gary Orfield --
20. Forever Seen as New: Latino Participation in American Elections /Louis DeSipio and Rodolfo O. de la Garza --
21. Gender and Citizenship in Latino Political Participation /Lisa J. Montoya; commentary /Jorge I. Dominguez.
Responsibility: edited by Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco and Mariela Páez.

Abstract:

Latinos are the fastest-growing ethnic group in the United States and will comprise a quarter of the country's population by mid-century. This book includes data on a variety of indicators of the  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"This rich and varied collections gives content and analytic shape to the notion of a pan-ethnic Latino experience in the U.S. The authors use as markers a variety of shared socioeconomic conditions Read more...

 
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/245561038> # Latinos : remaking America
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "245561038" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Place/berkeley_calif> ; # Berkeley, Calif.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/cau> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/social_conditions> ; # Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/soziale_situation> ; # Soziale Situation
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_economic_conditions> ; # Hispanic Americans--Economic conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_politics_and_government_21st_century> ; # Hispanic Americans--Politics and government--21st century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_politics_and_government> ; # Hispanic Americans--Politics and government
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/305.868073/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/politik> ; # Politik
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Event/since_1980> ; # Since 1980
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_economic_conditions_21st_century> ; # Hispanic Americans--Economic conditions--21st century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_social_conditions_21st_century> ; # Hispanic Americans--Social conditions--21st century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_social_conditions> ; # Hispanic Americans--Social conditions
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanos> ; # Hispanos
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/ethnic_relations> ; # Ethnic relations
    schema:bookEdition "Updated ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/12398961> ; # Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/64302417> ; # Mariela Páez
    schema:datePublished "2009" ;
    schema:description "Introduction : The Research Agenda / Marcelo M. Suarez-Orozco and Mariela M. Paez ---1 PART ONE : HISTORIES, MIGRATIONS, AND COMMUNITIES -- 1. "Y tú, qué?" (Y2K): Latino History in the New Millennium /George J. Sanchez -- 2. Islands and Enclaves: Caribbean Latinos in Historical Perspective/ Juan Flores -- 3. Power and Identity: Miami Cubans /Alex Stepick and Carol Dutton Stepick; commentary/ John H. Coatsworth -- 4. Community Dynamics and the Rise of Street Gangs /Diego Vigil -- 5. Gender, Ethnicity, and Race in School and Work Outcomes of Second-Generation Mexican Americans /Robert C. Smith -- 6. Unions and Latinos: Mutual Transformation/ John Trumpbour and Elaine Bernard; commentary /Merilee S. Grindle -- 7. Two Nations under God? Latino Religious Life in the United States /Peggy Levitt -- 8. Ambivalent Reception: Mass Public Responses to the "New" Latino Immigration to the United States / Wayne A. Cornelius -- 9. Resurrecting Exclusion: The Effects of 1996 U.S. Immigration Reform on Communities and Families in Texas, El Salvador, and Mexico / Jacqueline Hagan and Nestor Rodriguez; commentary /Mary Waters --- PART TWO: HEALTH, FAMILIES, LANGUAGES, EDUCATION, AND POLITICS -- 10. The Latino Health Research Agenda for the Twenty-first Century /David E. Hayes-Bautista -- 11. Latinos' Access to Employment-based Health Insurance /E. Richard Brown and Hongjian Yu; commentary /Paul Farmer -- 12. Families on the Frontier: From Braceros in the Fields to Braceras in the Home /Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo -- 13. Ambiguous Loss: Risk and Resilience in Latino Immigrant Families /Celia Jaes Falicov -- 14. The Plasticity of Culture and Psychodynamic and Psychosocial Processes in Latino Immigrant Families / Ricardo C. Ainslie; commentary /Carola Suarez-Orozco -- 15. Bilingual Infants: Mapping the Research Agenda /Barbara Zurer Pearson -- 16. Latin@ Languages and Identities /Ana Celia Zentella -- 17. Learning English in California: Guideposts for the Nation Patricia Gandara; commentary /Maria S. Carlo and Catherine E. Snow -- 18. The Schooling of Latino Children /Luis C. Moll and Richard Ruiz -- 19. Affirmative Action, X Percent Plans, and Latino Access to Higher Education in the Twenty-first Century/ Jorge Chapa; commentary /Gary Orfield -- 20. Forever Seen as New: Latino Participation in American Elections /Louis DeSipio and Rodolfo O. de la Garza -- 21. Gender and Citizenship in Latino Political Participation /Lisa J. Montoya; commentary /Jorge I. Dominguez."@en ;
    schema:description ""Latinos are the fastest-growing ethnic group in the United States and will comprise a quarter of the country's population by mid-century. This landmark book is the most definitive and comprehensive snapshot available of this trend. A new preface includes the most recent data on a variety of indicators of the changing Latino landscape in the United States."--Publisher's description."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/793913262> ;
    schema:genre "Kongress"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Latinos : remaking America"@en ;
    schema:productID "245561038" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/245561038#PublicationEvent/berkeley_calif_london_university_of_california_press_2009> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Agent/university_of_california_press> ; # University of California Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520258273> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520234871> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA8A5440> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/245561038> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Agent/university_of_california_press> # University of California Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "University of California Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Place/berkeley_calif> # Berkeley, Calif.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Berkeley, Calif." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    schema:name "United States" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_economic_conditions> # Hispanic Americans--Economic conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Hispanic Americans--Economic conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_economic_conditions_21st_century> # Hispanic Americans--Economic conditions--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008121642> ;
    schema:name "Hispanic Americans--Economic conditions--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_politics_and_government> # Hispanic Americans--Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Hispanic Americans--Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_politics_and_government_21st_century> # Hispanic Americans--Politics and government--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008105643> ;
    schema:name "Hispanic Americans--Politics and government--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_social_conditions> # Hispanic Americans--Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Hispanic Americans--Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/hispanic_americans_social_conditions_21st_century> # Hispanic Americans--Social conditions--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008105642> ;
    schema:name "Hispanic Americans--Social conditions--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/social_conditions> # Social conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Social conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/793913262#Topic/soziale_situation> # Soziale Situation
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Soziale Situation"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12398961> # Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1956" ;
    schema:familyName "Suárez-Orozco" ;
    schema:givenName "Marcelo M." ;
    schema:name "Marcelo M. Suárez-Orozco" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/64302417> # Mariela Páez
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Páez" ;
    schema:givenName "Mariela" ;
    schema:name "Mariela Páez" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520234871>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0520234871" ;
    schema:isbn "9780520234871" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780520258273>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0520258274" ;
    schema:isbn "9780520258273" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

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