They called them greasers : anglo attitudes toward mexicans in Texas, 1821-1900 (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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They called them greasers : anglo attitudes toward mexicans in Texas, 1821-1900

Author: Arnoldo de Leon; University of Texas
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th prView all editions and formats
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This seminal work in the historical literature of race relations in Texas examines the attitudes of whites toward Mexicans in nineteenth-century Texas.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnoldo de Leon; University of Texas
ISBN: 0292780540 9780292780545
OCLC Number: 912785134
Description: XII, 153 p. ; 23 cm
Contents: PrefaceA Note on Terminology1. Initial Contacts: Redeeming Texas from Mexicans, 1821-18362. N*****s, Redskins, and Greasers: Tejano Mixed-Bloods in a White Racial State3. An Indolent People4. Defective Morality5. Disloyalty and Subversion6. Leyendas Negras7. Frontier "Democracy" and Tejanos-the Antebellum Period8. Frontier "Democracy" and Tejanos-the Postbellum Period9. Epilogue: "Not the White Man's EqualNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: by Arnoldo De Leon.

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This well-written, comprehensive account of Anglo-American stereotypes of Mexicans in nineteenth-century Texas makes for interesting reading. . . . As the author notes, the heritage of the past still Read more...

 
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