The Columbia history of Latinos in the United States since 1960 / edited by David G. Gutiérrez

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Subjects: Hispanic Americans--History--20th century
Hispanic Americans--History--21st century
Hispanic Americans--Social conditions
United States--Ethnic relations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, c2004
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: xxiv, 494 p. ; 25 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction. Demography and the shifting boundaries of "community" : reflections on "U.S. Latinos" and the evolution of Latino studies / David G. Gutierrez 1
1. Globalization, labor migration, and the demographic revolution : ethnic Mexicans in the late twentieth century / David G. Gutierrez 43
2. Social polarization and colonized labor : Puerto Ricans in the United States, 1945-2000 / Kelvin A. Santiago-Valles, Gladys M. Jimenez-Munoz 87
3. Exiles, immigrants, and transnationals : the Cuban communities of the United States / Maria Cristina Garcia 146
4. Central American immigrants : diverse populations, changing communities / Norma Stoltz Chinchilla, Nora Hamilton 187
5. Transnational ties and incorporation : the case of dominicans in the United States / Peggy Levitt 229
6. The other "other Hispanics" : South American-origin Latinos in the United States / Marilyn Espitia 257
7. Gender and the Latino experience in late-twentieth-century American / Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo 281
8. From barrios to barricades : religion and religiosity in Latino life / Anthony M. Stevens-Arroyo 303
9. U.S. Latino expressive cultures / Frances R. Aparicio 335
10. The continuing Latino quest for full membership and equal citizenship : legal progress, social setbacks, and political promise / Kevin R. Johnson 391
11. The pressures of perpetual promise : Latinos and politics, 1960-2003 / Louis Desipio 421
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: History of Latinos in the United States since 1960
Portion of title: Latinos in the United States since 1960
Additional Authors: Gutiérrez, David (David Gregory)
Notes: LCCN: 2004041310
ISBN: 0231118082 (cloth : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references and index
OCLC Number: 54046304
ISBN/ISSN: 0231118082