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Mexican Americans make up the largest minority in Idaho, yet they seemingly live in a different world from the dominant Anglo population, and because of pervasive stereotypes and exclusive policies, their participation in the community's social, economic, and political life is continually impeded.

This unique ethnographic study of a small Idaho community with a large Hispanic population examines many dimensions of the impact race relations have on everyday life for rural Mexican Americans.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Frontmatter
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  1. Contents
  2. p. v
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  1. Preface
  2. pp. vii-ix
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  1. 1. Overview of Field Research and Theoretical Models
  2. pp. 1-22
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  1. 2. The Anglo Community of Middlewest
  2. pp. 23-56
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  1. 3. Mexican American Culture and Daily Life
  2. pp. 57-92
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  1. 4. Mexican American Leaders Defend Their Culture and People
  2. pp. 93-117
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  1. 5. The Anglo Working Class and Anglo Farmers
  2. pp. 119-142
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  1. 6. Permanent Working Class Mexicans
  2. pp. 143-161
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  1. 7. Mexican American Migrant Workers
  2. pp. 161-192
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  1. 8. Institutionalized Racism as Part of the Exploitive Model
  2. pp. 193-234
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  1. 9. The Education Institution
  2. pp. 235-262
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  1. 10. Conclusions and Recommendations
  2. pp. 263-272
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  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 273-282
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 283-294
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Additional Information

ISBN
9780874213379
Related ISBN
9780874211849
MARC Record
OCLC
42329063
Launched on MUSE
2012-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
Yes
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