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Lowrider space : aesthetics and politics of Mexican American custom cars

Author: Ben Chappell
Publisher: Austin, TX : University of Texas Press, 2012.
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"This book explores how lowrider car culture allows Mexican Americans to alter the urban landscape and make a place for themselves in an often segregated society"--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Chappell, Ben, 1971-
Lowrider space.
Austin, TX : University of Texas Press, 2012
(DLC) 2012007465
(OCoLC)761845174
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Chappell
ISBN: 9780292737877 0292737874
OCLC Number: 794672965
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Cruising Spaces; 2. Inside Out: The Ambivalent Aesthetics of Lowrider Interiors; 3. Auto Bodies; 4. Work: The Producer as Author; Color section; 5. Neither Gangsters nor Santitos; Conclusion; Notes; Reference List; Index.
Responsibility: Ben Chappell.

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