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Ethnic Community Builders Mexican-Americans in Search of Justice and Power--The Struggle for Citizenship Rights in San Jose, California

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Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Political activism,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Sociology,
  • Ethnic Studies - Hispanic American Studies,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • California,
  • Interviews,
  • Mexican Americans,
  • Politics and government,
  • San Jose,
  • Social conditions

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsFrancisco Jimenez (Editor), Alma M. Garcia (Editor), Richard A. Garcia (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10896938M
ISBN 100759111014
ISBN 109780759111011

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