Category Archive: Hispanic American Studies

May 11

Barrios to Burbs: The Making of the Mexican American Middle

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Others are mandatory; for example, the Community Reinvestment Act, 12 U. S. schoolchildren in 1985-86 showed that 6.1 percent of males and 0.1 percent of females used spit tobacco. The first national cosmetic line for Latinas is rolling out at four Foley's department stores in the Houston area. In the first half of the 19th century, the U. Is this relationship accurately described, or best explained, by the term 'race' and the schema of 'racial' classification?

May 11

Latinos: A Biography of the People

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The Pew Hispanic Center reported that 11.2 million unauthorized immigrants lived in the U. I knew that I needed to make more money in order to support myself and my children. We Need to Challenge and to Work with everyone, Janet Murguia A Lesson in Elementary Philanthropy, Manuel Esqueda 2005 American GI Forum National Conference, July 27-31 Center for Latino Community Health, Long Beach Culver City History - Section 1: Overview Decline and Fall of the Californios: The End of Chicano Representation Spanish-Language Newspapers in New Mexico, 1834-1958 "60 Minutes to Better Genealogy" Saturdays, July 23 and 30, 2005 Archivo Historica Arzobispado in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon Trejo, from Spain to the Americas by Paul E.

May 11

Transformations: Immigration, Family Life, and Achievement

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Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Human Services, 78(3), 240-254. Since 1973, he has organized exhibitions internationally and has worked for numerous museums including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Studio Museum in Harlem, the Museum of Modern Art, and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Heavy alcohol use occurs in 40 percent of Latino men age 18–39, and the Barrow Database found that 24 percent of Hispanics have heavy alcohol intake compared to 17 percent in non-Hispanic whites.

May 10

Pobladoras, Indígenas, and the State: Conflict Over Women's

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S., and has created a training video for law enforcement officers. When it is not feasible to evaluate changes in the built environment, then rigor can be improved with prospective studies that evaluate changes in behavior or BMI when families move to different neighborhoods, as well as with studies that assess changes in behavior or BMI among children living in neighborhoods with contrasting food and built environment attributes. In 2011 Pew Research interviewed 1,033 Muslim American adults 18 years old and older on their backgrounds, beliefs, lifestyles and more, and the findings revealed a group that is highly diverse and often difficult to classify.

May 10

Tuning Out Blackness: Race and Nation in the History of

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This model, which has elements in common with Karanja’s approach, has been used to assess cultural eating patterns among African Americans [ 54 ] and to identify segments of the population that should be targeted for nutrition education programs [ 55 ]. Paul and Midwestern Mexican Communities in the Twentieth Century(Austin:University of Texas Press, 2000). [35] Francisco E. This information was translated into targeted marketing campaigns for the Winston and Camel brands.

May 10

On the Border: Portraits of America's Southwestern Frontier

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Ann Arbor, MI: The Association for Asian Studies. Regarding the uptake of the digital rectal exam, the account of personal experience by one medical interpreter and focus group findings suggest that some Latino men may consider the digital rectal exam (DRE) to screen for prostate cancer to be extremely invasive and associated with homosexuality due to penetration of the rectum. As we have shown, understanding these particular changes requires looking inside the institution itself at the Census Bureau’s struggles over bureaucratic control and autonomy, drive for scientific legitimacy, and ideological commitments about the nature of race.

May 10

The United States and the Armed Forces of Mexico, Central

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While efforts have been made to adapt existing instruments to assess the dietary intake of Hispanic populations, some of the assumptions made for specific food items are far off the mark for different cultural groups. In the United States, the White western European culture holds certain values that are reflected in the therapeutic process in practice. In general, as asserted by many contemporary sociologists, Mexican American women have had to overcome the triple oppression of class, race, and gender in seeking employment.

May 10

New Destination Dreaming: Immigration, Race, and Legal

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The website provides detailed statistics on a range of topics including: Estimated new cancer cases and deaths by sex, state, and cancer type in the current year The website can be used to: Much of the suffering and death from cancer could be prevented by more systematic efforts to reduce tobacco use, improve diet and physical activity, and expand the use of established screening tests. The grants are administered by the Department of Transportation. Mexican-origin population ( Pew Hispanic Center, 2011 ).

May 10

El Pueblo: The Gallegos Family's American Journey, 1503-1980

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The constitutional and legal guarantees of these rights without regard to race, ethnicity, or national origin have not changed since the filing of the Initial U. The Illinois Health and Hazardous Substances Registry Act (410 ILCS 525/12) provides data collected by the Illinois State Cancer Registry be made available to the public, however the identification or contact of individuals is prohibited. The table below shows that more than half of foreign-born Hispanics think there is no point in planning for the future because they have no control over it.

May 09

Power to the Poor: Black-Brown Coalition and the Fight for

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We review normative developmental transitions of adolescence and young adulthood, focusing on the domains of physical and cognitive development, identity, affiliation and achievement. The gap would widen more if immigration slows because immigrants tend to be of working-age, the report said. The same assumptions that lead police to engage in disproportionate stops of minority drivers and minority pedestrians led police to assume the worst about Diallo, Dorismond and Gomez.

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