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The Resource Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles, Christina Chávez

Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles, Christina Chávez

Label
Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles
Title
Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
Christina Chávez
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Five Generations of a Mexican American Family in Los Angeles is an insider account of a multigenerational working-class Mexican American family in Los Angeles to explain Chicanos' persistent social status despite their citizenship and largely English monolingualism. Findings demonstrate that the interaction between race, ethnicity, and class factors at home, in the labor market and in schools reproduces the Fuentes family's social status. Nevertheless, the persistence of Mexican cultural values over generations insulates Fuentes members against discrimination and economic hardship"--Publisher's description
Action
digitized
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chávez, Christina
Dewey number
929.273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fuentes family
  • Mexican Americans
  • California
Label
Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles, Christina Chávez
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Fuentes family: an overview across generations -- Home, part I: the original Fuentes home -- Home, part II: later-generation Fuentes homes -- Fuentes' at work -- School, part I: Fuentes' in schools -- School, part II: Fuentes' homes, language and literacy -- Fuentes' homes and school: parental involvement -- Conclusion: what the Fuentes family teaches us
Control code
ocn855970035
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (183 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742580169
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855970035
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Five generations of a Mexican American family in Los Angeles, Christina Chávez
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Fuentes family: an overview across generations -- Home, part I: the original Fuentes home -- Home, part II: later-generation Fuentes homes -- Fuentes' at work -- School, part I: Fuentes' in schools -- School, part II: Fuentes' homes, language and literacy -- Fuentes' homes and school: parental involvement -- Conclusion: what the Fuentes family teaches us
Control code
ocn855970035
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (183 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742580169
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)855970035
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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