Mexicans in California : Transformations and Challenges Hardback
Edited by Ramon A. Gutierrez, Patricia Zavella
Numbering over a third of California's population and thirteen percent of the U.S. population, people of Mexican ancestry represent a hugely complex group with a long history in the country.
Contributors explore a broad range of issues regarding California's ethnic Mexican population, including their concentration among the working poor and as day laborers; their participation in various sectors of the educational system; social problems such as domestic violence; their contributions to the arts, especially music; media stereotyping; and political alliances and alignments.Contributors are Brenda D.
Arellano, Leo R. Chavez, Yvette G. Flores, Ram\u00f3n A. Guti\u00e9rrez, A\u00edda Hurtado, Olga N\u00e1jera-Ram\u00edrez, Chon A.
Noriega, Manuel Pastor Jr., Armida Ornelas, Russell W.
Rumberger, Daniel Sol\u00f3rzano, Enriqueta Valdez Curiel, and Abel Valenzuela Jr.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 264 pages
- Publisher: University of Illinois Press
- Publication Date: 11/06/2009
- Category: Hispanic & Latino studies
- ISBN: 9780252034114