Hispanic & Latino studies

    The Latino Question: Politics, Labouring Classes and the Next Left

    By Alfredo Carlos

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    How Latino communities are transforming the politics of race, migration and labour in the US.


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    A facing page translation of Emilia Pardo Bazan's classic novel

    Barcelona Reader

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    The first comprehensive Reader to accompany the remarkable city of Barcelona

    Mexicans in the Making of America

    By Neil Foley

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    A Choice Outstanding Academic Title of the YearAccording to census projections, by 2050 nearly one in three U.S. residents will be Latino, and the overwhelming majority of these will be of Mexican descent. This dramatic demographic shift is reshaping politics, culture, and fundamental ideas about American identity. Neil Foley, a...

    Human Targets

    By Victor M. Rios

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    At fifteen, Victor Rios found himself a human target flat on his ass amid a hail of shotgun fire, desperate for money and a place on the street. Faced with the choice of escalating a drug turf war or eking out a living elsewhere, he turned to a teacher, who...

    Politics of Gay Marriage in Latin America

    By Jordi Diez

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    Diez explores how and why Latin America has become a leader among nations in the passage of gay marriage legislation.

    Cambridge Companion to Latina/o American Literature

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    This Companion provides a thorough yet accessible overview of key texts, authors, themes, and contexts of Latina/o literature, which is becoming an increasingly significant part of world literature. Leading scholars engage with the dynamics of migration, linguistic and cultural translation, and the uneven distribution of resources across the Americas.

    Spanish Legacies

    By Alejandro Portes

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    Much like the US, the countries of Western Europe have experienced massive immigration over the years. Spain, in particular, has been receiving thousands of new immigrants. This study is based on a sample of almost 7,000 second-generation students who were interviewed in Madrid and Barcelona in 2008 and then re-interviewed...

    Making Los Angeles Home

    By Olga Odgers

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    Examines the different integration strategies implemented by Mexican immigrants in the Los Angeles region. This title analyzes four different dimensions of the immigrant integration process and show that there is no single path for its achievement, but instead an array of strategies that yield different results.

    Grounds for Dreaming

    By Lori A. Flores

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    Known as "The Salad Bowl of the World," California's Salinas Valley became an agricultural empire due to the toil of diverse farmworkers, including Latinos. A sweeping critical history of how Mexican Americans and Mexican immigrants organized for their rights in the decades leading up to the seminal strikes led by...

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