Mexicans in California : Transformations and Challenges, Hardback Book

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:
  • Category: Hispanic & Latino studies
  • ISBN: 9780252034114



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