Category: Hispanic & Latino

Pablo Casals (Hispanics of Achievement)

Hedda Garza

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.68 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Each class should allow for ample time for discussion and interaction rather than lecture. For example, instead of just opening schools for community use during non-school hours, soccer leagues, walking clubs, community cooking classes and other organized social programs should be developed so the community has a way to make use of these expanded resources. Other Spanish explorers of the US territory include, among others: Lucas Vázquez de Ayllón, Pánfilo de Narváez, Sebastián Vizcaíno, Gaspar de Portolà, Pedro Menéndez de Avilés, Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Tristán de Luna y Arellano and Juan de Oñate, and non-Spanish explorers working for the Spanish Crown, such as Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo.
Read more
 

Between the Fences: Before Guantanamo, there was the Port

Tony Hefner

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.56 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

In September 2009, President Barack Obama appointed Wilson to the National Museum of the American Latino Study Commission that proposed to the President and Congress construction of a new Smithsonian Museum on the National Mall in Washington, D. Hispanic population resides in three states: California, Texas and Florida, according to the Pew Research Center's Hispanic Trends Project. The commission has the authority to establish fair employment policy and to approve any litigation that pertains to workplace discrimination.
Read more
 

Birthday Parties in Heaven: Thoughts on Love, Life, Grief,

Ana Veciana-Suarez

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.93 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Today's minority groups all have suffered � and to some extent continue to suffer � economic, political, and social disadvantages because of their racial or ethnic identity. This information provided by our law enforcement partners was used to identify many of the trends and issues included in this report. In the autumn of 1835, Texans and Tejanos rise in rebellion against the oppressive Mexican government. Among Hispanics, Cubans have the highest business-ownership rate.
Read more
 

Breaking In: The Rise of Sonia Sotomayor and the Politics of

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.03 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

To complicate matters, there were those jumping on the “Hispanic bandwagon, “ that should have known better. An alternative future may be a more pluralistic or multicultural America, in which minorities participate fully in all aspects of society while maintaining their racial and ethnic identities. Between 1970 and 1975, the mortality rates from ischemic heart disease and acute myocardial infarction showed smaller declines among persons with Spanish surnames in Texas than in other whites and Blacks of both sexes.
Read more
 

Silk textiles of Spain,: Eighth to fifteenth century

Florence Lewis May

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.60 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Her first contact with politics was witnessing discussion at the family table, concerning sugarcane workes' conditions. A resume and essay must be included with application packet. The statistics mirror national trends that have the attention of advocates of all persuasions. Racial disparities in alcohol use: Comparison of 2 American Indian reservation populations with national data. Ricky Martin at the annual Puerto Rican parade in New York City. League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) seeks to advance the economic condition, educational attainment, political influence, health and civil rights of the Hispanic population in the U.
Read more
 

Luis Milan and the vihuelistas, (Hispanic notes &

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.00 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Diabetes Care, 24,454-459. caregivers of alzheimer's disease patients. And with the Celtic mix you find in Galicia Spain as an added mix, they have some similar features to some Irish and Welch people. This study has shown that Hispanics compared to non-Hispanic whites were less likely to be in the higher income stratum, but, were more likely to be in the higher income stratum compared to non-Hispanic blacks.
Read more
 

Clemente: The Passion and Grace of Baseball's Last Hero

David Maraniss

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.95 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Vowing to honor his parents' hard work, Rodriguez earned an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, worked for GE in Mexico, then became a successful financier. "One great lesson I learned from my parents," Rodriguez says, "is that no one can take away what's in your heart and in your head." As has been well documented here, immigration policy has remained either the most salient or second-most salient policy issue (behind the economy) for Latino voters over the past two years.
Read more
 

Latin American and Caribbean Artists of the Modern Era: A

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.21 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

CLnet is an emerging digital library on Latinas/os in the United States. Sollars (1996), Theories of ethnicity: A classical reader (pp. 67-92). Known state deaf Latino associations to date include the Wisconsin Hispanic Association of the Deaf, the Texas Latino Council of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, the Illinois Deaf Latino Association, and the Latino Deaf and Hard of Hearing Association of the Metropolitan DC Area, Inc.
Read more
 

American Son: My Story

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.60 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Taken together, these people are called Hispanics, or Latinos. On the week of Nov. 14-20, millions of people around the world will join a growing movement to generate new ideas and to seek better ways of doing things. Available at: http://oas.samhsa.gov/NSDUH/2k7NSDUH/tabs/Sect7peTabs59to115.htm. I agree that many latinos/hispanics don't know the difference either. Service industries, ranching, and mining have attracted Hispanics in growing numbers. History and theory: Introduction to the history and theory of museum representation of American Indians in order to explore its relation to colonialism and decolonization.
Read more
 

Judy Baca Beginning Biographies Hispanic

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.28 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

May be repeated for credit three times when content varies. (Cross-listed with LTEN 178.) A lecture-discussion course that juxtaposes the experience of two or more US ethnic groups and examines their relationship with the dominant culture. S. merchandise trade data compiled by the Census Bureau summarize export and import transactions and are based on the official documents filed by shippers and receivers. The percentage of Hispanic Americans with at least a high school diploma varied by state.
Read more