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Our Lady of Guadalupe

Socorro Castañeda-Liles

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Our Lady of Guadalupe Introduction According to Mexican tradition, on 12 December 1531, an event took place that marked the beginning of a mes...

Pan-Latinidad

Marion Rohrleitner

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Pan-Latinidad Introduction “Pan-latinidad” is a complex term whose meaning changes, depending on historical, geopolitical, and ideological con...

Paredes, Américo

Ilan Stavans, Derek Xavier García

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Américo ParedesIntroductionAmérico Paredes (b. 1915–d. 1999) was considered to be one of the foremost Mexican-American scholars of the 20th century. H...

Photography

Colin Gunckel

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

PhotographyIntroductionThis bibliography reflects the multifaceted relationship between Latina/os and various photographic traditions. As individuals ...

Political Representation, Coalitions, and Gender

Jason P. Casellas, Kenicia Wright

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Political Representation, Coalitions, and GenderIntroductionThe study of Latino politics began with comparisons to racial and ethnic politics, first i...

Politics and the Media, Latino

Federico Subervi, Xavier Medina

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Latino Politics and the Media Introduction Although the study of Latino politics has become more popular in the last decade there are still to...

Popular Culture

William A. Nericcio

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Popular Culture Introduction It would not take a huge stretch of the imagination to embrace the fact that Latino studies is popular culture or...

Poverty

Miguel Díaz-Barriga, Havidán Rodríguez

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Poverty Introduction Latino/a poverty is once again a major topic of discussion in the national media and among policymakers. Research by the ...

Pregnancy

Michael J. Montoya, Lydia Zacher Dixon, Natali Valdez

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

PregnancyIntroductionLatina’s diverse experiences of pregnancy—across recent immigrants, first generations, and beyond—are influenced by multiple soci...

Property Rights

Steven W. Bender

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Property RightsIntroductionThe Latina/o experience of property ownership in the United States during the last 150 years is one marked by loss and excl...

Protestantism

Paul Barton

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-06-29

Protestantism Introduction Latino mainline Protestantism in the US mainland was closely tied to the ideology of Manifest Destiny. Protestant m...

Public Radio

Ernest Sanchez

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Public Radio Introduction Public radio is the current terminology used in the United States to describe noncommercial radio broadcast programm...

Puerto Rican Diaspora

Edna Acosta-Belén

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2014-02-25

Puerto Rican Diaspora Introduction Puerto Rican migration to the United States is an ongoing process that began in relatively small numbers du...

Puerto Rican Literature in the Mainland

Edna Acosta-Belén

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2013-03-19

Puerto Rican Literature in the Mainland Introduction Although Puerto Ricans had been migrating to the United States for decades before the Spa...

Puerto Ricans

Mérida M. Rúa, Carmen Teresa Whalen

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

Puerto RicansIntroductionThis article focuses on the study of Puerto Ricans living in the continental United States and Hawaii, providing an overview ...

Quinceañera

Evelyn I. Rodriguez

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2016-11-28

QuinceañeraIntroductionA quinceañera (also known as a “fiesta de quince,” “fifteen,” “quince años,” or “quince”) is a coming-of-age tradition for a yo...

Reggaetón

Petra R. Rivera-Rideau

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

ReggaetónIntroductionReggaetón (also spelled reggaeton, reguetón, and regeton) is a popular music characterized by rapid vocals and a steady “dembow” ...

Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY)

Miriam Jiménez

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2020-06-24

Rep. Adriano Espaillat (D-NY)IntroductionAdriano de Jesús Espaillat is the first Dominican American congressperson in the history of the United States...

Retablos

Doug Massey, Jorge Durand

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Retablos Introduction The word retablo comes from the Latin retro-tabula, literally meaning “behind the altar,” and originally it referred to ...

Rio Grande, The

Jessica Lavariega Monforti, Margaret A. Graham

Subject: Latino Studies »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

The Rio GrandeIntroductionThe Rio Grande is a 1,900-mile-long river that has been a lifeline for communities that depend on its waters for sustenance ...

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