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Health, Latino

David E. Hayes-Bautista, Mithi del Rosario

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

Latino HealthIntroductionLatinos are the fastest-growing population in the United States: the US Bureau of Census (2012) projects that the Latino popu...

Hemispheric Latinidad

Paloma Martinez-Cruz

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2021-05-26

Hemispheric LatinidadIntroductionHemispheric Latinidad describes various aspects of cultural proximity across the diverse ethnic, national, and geopol...

Higher Education

Amaury Nora, Gloria Crisp, Nicole Alia Salis Reyes, Vincent D. Carales, Kenny Lopez, Kelly Alvarado

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Higher EducationIntroductionHispanics in the United States play an integral role in shaping American society. Currently, Latinos are the largest and y...

Hijuelos, Oscar

Gustavo Pérez-Firmat

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Oscar HijuelosIntroductionOne of the best-known and most successful Latino writers, Oscar Hijuelos (b. 1951–d. 2013) was the first writer of Hispanic ...

Houston

Tatcho Mindiola

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-04-29

Houston Introduction The presence of Mexicans in Houston is a 20th-century phenomenon. Thus, unlike other Texas cities like El Paso and San An...

Huerta, Dolores

Steven W. Bender

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Dolores HuertaIntroductionRecipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2012 and a cofounder with César Chávez of the United Farm Workers (UFW) un...

Illinois

Maria Luna-Duarte, Pamela Anne Quiroz

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2018-10-25

IllinoisIntroductionThe state of Illinois represents a geographic, social, and political intersection of multiple Latino ethnic groups whose pathways ...

Immigration to the United States

Greta A. Gilbertson, Mary G. Powers

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

Immigration to the United States Introduction Major increases in the numbers of global immigrants over the last half-century have resulted in ...

Indigeneity

Arturo Aldama, Clint Carroll, Natasha Myhal, Luz Ruiz, Maria Ruiz-Martinez

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2020-06-24

IndigeneityIntroductionIssues of indigeneity, along with mestizaje—racial and cultural mixtures of African, indigenous, and Spanish ancestries and cul...

Latin Jazz

Alex W. Rodriguez, Ilan Stavans

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Latin Jazz Introduction Sounding itself out in the diverse and resonant spaces between Afro-diasporic musical traditions across the Americas, ...

Latina Political Participation

Anna Sampaio

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Latina Political Participation Introduction Contemporary Latinas and Latinos constitute a growing political influence in American politics. Mo...

Latinas and Soccer: An Understudied Population

Juan Javier Pescador

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2020-10-28

Latinas and Soccer: An Understudied PopulationIntroductionThe history of the participation of Latinas in sports, leisure and recreational activities h...

Latino Humor in Comparative Perspective

Luis Loya García

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Latino Humor in Comparative Perspective Introduction The following texts will guide researchers in the exploration of the different ways in wh...

Latino Indigenismo in a Comparative Perspective

Luis A. Marentes

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Latino Indigenismo in a Comparative Perspective Introduction Indigenismo is identified mainly with a political and aesthetic movement blossomi...

Latino Middle Class, The

Jody Agius Vallejo

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2017-02-28

The Latino Middle ClassIntroductionLatinos are an important and consequential group in American society, but the majority of scholarship and media cov...

Latino Naturalization in Comparative Perspective

Louis DeSipio

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Latino Naturalization in Comparative Perspective Introduction Naturalization is the legal process by which an immigrant formally adopts the ci...

Latino Politics

Rodolfo O. de la Garza

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Latino Politics Introduction This bibliography addresses eight major topics. It begins by locating research on Latino politics within the trad...

Latino Republicans

Angel Saavedra Cisneros

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Latino RepublicansIntroductionTwo quotes exemplify the broad differences of opinion that exist around Latinos. The first is “Latinos are Republican, t...

Latino/a Philosophy, History of

Elizabeth Millán, Don T. Deere

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

History of Latina/o PhilosophyIntroductionLatina/o philosophy is a tradition of thought referring both to the work of many Latina/o philosophers in th...

Latinos and Health Policy

Amy Cabrera Rasmussen

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

Latinos and Health PolicyIntroductionLatinos make up a large and growing segment of the US population, while also having lower rates of health insuran...

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