Hispanic American Studies

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Cholas: Latino Girls and Gangs (Immigrant Communities and

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Under President Barack Obama’s Administration, the U. And lastly there is our Estimates Premium which adds employment and poverty figures in addition to the others. 2000 Long Form (SF3) in 2010 Boundaries - this includes all of the 2000 Long Form variables cross-walked to the new 2010 boundaries. We can persist in the “locking up the wrong people for the wrong reasons” (in the words of Thomas A. About a third of Koreans and Indians feel this way, as do one-in-four Chinese and Filipinos, and just one-in-five Japanese.
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Magical Urbanism: Latinos Reinvent the U.S. Big City

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Mexican American families whose deceased members were born in Mexico may sometimes arrange for the body to be transported back to his/her town of origin. But for households headed by immigrants who have at least a bachelor’s degree, welfare use is a good deal lower than the overall rate for native households. Sims (1988) reported that Mexican-American third- and fourth-graders were the least conforming of three ethnic groups studied. When one considers all the other factors in the analysis, reservation status is important, but is one of the less influential factors explaining the Native American employment rate.

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The Afro-Latin@ Reader: History and Culture in the United

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Findings suggest that the development of policy based on a knowledge of correlates of substance use within the White community may be both inefficient and ineffective when applied to minority communities. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2002 APA, all rights reserved). S. economy and financial services, education, energy, the environment, health policy, politics and public opinion studies, to foreign and defense policy. Age groups were limited to those <18 years old. Federal Interagency Forum on Child and Family Statistics.

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King of Cuba: A Novel

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The demographics of the inmate population serving time for drug offenses in 2000 had changed little from the data reported in 1992. (See table below.) Of the 8, 227 new commitments for drug offenses in 2000, 6 percent were Caucasian; 53 percent were African American; and 40 percent were Latino. Severe political and economic problems in Haiti brought 163,000 Haitian immigrants to the United States between 1990 and 1998.

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Entre Guadalupe y Malinche: Tejanas in Literature and Art

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Paige, you seem very smart, and I agree with what you're saying. Applying this percentage to the entire U. Denver also added the Pepsi Center to the Denver skyline in 1999 and this magnificent stadium hosts the Denver Nuggets of the NBA and the 2001 winner of the Stanley Cup, the NHL's Colorado Avalanche! The data set includes the 1-year, 3-year and 5-year estimates. The current figure for top-tier Hispanic publications is in reality much closer to 95%. “Not only has the number of digital Hispanic publications increased at a rapid speed, but the quality of the data that can be found is comparable to that of the general market press,” said Dalia Paratore Salazar, LatinClips President. “This is exciting news for communications professionals who realize that the web is an increasingly important informational vehicle for their clients.” On average, the publications surveyed updated content based on the frequency of their print publication schedule.

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How the United States Racializes Latinos: White Hegemony and

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Minton and Zhen Zeng, PhD, "Jail Inmates at Midyear 2014," Bureau of Justice Statistics (Washington, DC: Department of Justice, June 2015), NCJ248629, Table 2, p. 3. (African American Males in Prison in the US) "On December 31, 2014, black males had higher imprisonment rates than prisoners of other races or Hispanic origin within every age group. Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in Hispanic/Latina women [ 71 ].

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The Leaning Ivory Tower: Latino Professors in American

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The film was used by the United Farm Workers Union. You've got to get this thing under control and bring your community together. This is a descriptive analysis of county-level neuroblastoma incidence data. Central to adherence is the quality of the provider/patient relationship. Libraries play a vital role in providing services that are necessary in everyday life. About six-in-ten Mexican immigrants have not earned a high school diploma (59%), compared with 21% of Mexicans born in the U.

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Living the Drama: Community, Conflict, and Culture among

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In contrast to earlier years when CRS’s work dealt mainly with issues concerning the African American population, today its work involves the panoply of racial and ethnic groups in the United States, including new immigrants, Native Americans and Alaska Natives, Hispanic Americans, Asians, South Asians, Somalians, Ethiopians, Arab Americans, and others. 119. Through the continuation of strong enforcement and targeted outreach and education, the EEOC is striving to ensure that the promise of the Civil Rights Act of 40 years ago will continue to be fulfilled for succeeding generations of American workers.” 235.

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Mexican American Baseball in the San Fernando Valley (Images

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So in the eyes of the public, this appears to be a case of “downward assimilation” by second generation and later generations of Asian Americans to an increasingly prevalent—but still frowned upon—U. Analysis of the Mexican Revolution, the Great Depression, World War II, immigration, and their impact on Mexico-U. S. children were born to unmarried women, according to NCHS. During the same year, the National Educational Testing Service, surprised by the excellent performance of 18 Mexican American students attending Garfield High School (a school situated in one of Los Angeles' poorest Mexican American communities), demanded that all retake the exam.

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Belief in Dialogue: U.S. Latina Writers Confront Their

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Video/C 9215 When nine-year-old Carla suffers a life-threatening accident, her mother, Carmen, leaves her behind to make the dangerous and illegal journey from Bolivia to the U. This history has naturally resulted in a varying sense of distrust and protectionism by American Indians. Greeting Julio Perez by saying Hello Señor Perez conveys respect from the doctor to the patient. The epidemiology of mental disorder in the black population. Common health problems for Mexicans in America are obesity, diabetes, hypertension, HIV/AIDS, preventable cancers, and trauma from domestic abuse and gun violence.