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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...

Latinx Basketball

Bernardo Ramirez Rios

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2021-09-22

Latinx BasketballIntroductionResearch on Latinx athletes and their communities is a significant contribution to sports studies. Recent studies on spor...

Los Hernandez Bros

Nhora Lucía Serrano

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Los Hernandez Bros Introduction Near the end of the 1970s, American counterculture’s hippie ethos was dimming in favor of the more distinctive...

Lowriders

Ben Chappell

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Lowriders Introduction Lowrider car style is a popular genre of automotive customization. More than the literal lowering of a car, the term lo...

Machismo

Juan David Coronado

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

Machismo Introduction Machismo, the Spanish term for masculinity, has become a pervasive term in the conversation of gender studies in the Uni...

Mambo

Gustavo Pérez-Firmat

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

MamboIntroductionRooted in Afro-Cuban music, the mambo was a music and dance phenomenon that swept the world in the 1950s. Its origins go back several...

Martí, José

Alfred J. López

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

José Martí Introduction José Julian Martí y Pérez (b. 1853–d. 1895) was the founding hero of Cuban independence and stands among the half doze...

Memoirs

Isabel Alvarez Borland

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

MemoirsIntroductionThe genre of the memoir is nearly as old as writing and dates back to at least the 5th-century “Confessions” of St. Augustine, alth...

Merengue and Bachata

Gustavo Pérez-Firmat

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Merengue and BachataIntroductionOriginating in the Dominican Republic, the merengue is a music and dance reflective of cultural identity of the countr...

Mexican-American and Latino Religions

Gastón Espinosa

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Mexican American and Latino Religions Introduction This bibliography traces the origins and historical development of Mexican American and L...

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