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Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles

Author: Christina Chávez
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Five Generations of a Mexican American Family in Los Angeles is an insider account of a multigenerational working-class Mexican American family in Los Angeles to explain Chicanos' persistent social status despite their citizenship and largely English monolingualism. Findings demonstrate that the interaction between race, ethnicity, and class factors at home, in the labor market and in schools reproduces the Fuentes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Genealogy
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2007.
(DLC) 2006033964
Named Person: Fuentes family.; Fuentes family
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christina Chávez
ISBN: 9780742580169 0742580164
OCLC Number: 1136573284
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 183 p.)
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: Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 The Fuentes Family: An Overview across Generations; 2 Home, Part I: The Original Fuentes Home; 3 Home, Part II: Later-Generation Fuentes Homes; 4 Fuentes' at Work; 5 School, Part I: Fuentes' in Schools; 6 School, Part II: Fuentes' Homes, Language and Literacy; 7 Fuentes' Homes and School: Parental Involvement; 8 Conclusion: What the Fuentes Family Teaches Us; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Responsibility: Christina Chávez.

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Provides an insider account of a multigenerational working-class Mexican American family in Los Angeles to explain Chicanos' persistent social status despite their citizenship and largely English  Read more...

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