North from Mexico: The Spanish-Speaking People of the United States, 3rd Edition

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North from Mexico: The Spanish-Speaking People of the United States, 3rd Edition

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This single-volume book provides students, educators, and politicians with an update to the classic Carey McWilliams work North From Mexico. It provides up-to-date information on the Chicano experience and the emergent social dynamics in the United States as a result of Mexican immigration.

• Provides readers with an in-depth understanding of the changing demographics of the Mexican immigrant population in the United States

• Analyzes the major trends in U.S. immigration, including anti-immigrant policies, issues facing the unauthorized immigrant population, and the development of the immigrant rights movement

• Examines the complex interrelationship between Mexican immigrants and later generations of U.S.-born Mexican Americans and the U.S. political system

• Covers important recent topics such as anti-immigration movements, language debates like Prop 227 and other anti-immigrant legislation that address the education of Spanish speakers, cultural developments and art of Mexican Americans, and the changing economic outlook for Mexican immigrants

• Offers the latest information on the complex interrelationship between Mexican immigrants and later generations of U.S.-born Mexican Americans

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978-1440849855

Publication Date

4-25-2016

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Praeger

Disciplines

Latin American Languages and Societies

North from Mexico: The Spanish-Speaking People of the United States, 3rd Edition

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