9780060401634

Occupied America : A History of Chicanos

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  • ISBN13:

    9780060401634

  • ISBN10:

    006040163X

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/1997
  • Publisher: Addison-Wesley
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Summary

Occupied America was the first book published for the growing interest in Chicano history developing across the country. The Fourth Edition has been completely updated, and includes a significant amount of new material on Mexican American history as well as a new chapter which explores the period before 1821.

Table of Contents

Preface
Not Just Pyramids, Explorers, and Heroes
The Occupation of Middle America
A Legacy of Hate: The Conquest of Mexico's Northwest
Remember the Alamo: The Colonization of Texas
Freedom in a Cage: The Colonization of New Mexico
Sonora Invaded: The Occupation of Arizona
California Lost: America for EuroAmericans
The Building of the Southwest: Mexican Labor, 1900-1920
The Nineteen Twenties: Transition Years and Tensions
Mexican American Communities In the Making: The Depression Years
World War II: The Betrayal of Promises
"Happy Days": Chicano Communities Under Siege
Good-Bye America: The Chicano in the 1960s
The Beginning of the Deconstruction of the Sixties
Deconstructing the Sixties, 1980-2001
Epilogue: Is Antonio Banderas a Chicano?
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