9780321103307

Occupied America : A History of Chicanos

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  • ISBN13:

    9780321103307

  • ISBN10:

    0321103300

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/2004
  • Publisher: Longman
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Summary

Occupied America, designed to accommodate the growing number of Mexican-American or Chicano History courses, is the most comprehensive text in this market. the Fifth Edition of Occupied America has been revised to make the text more user-friendly and student-oriented, while maintaining its passionate voice.

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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