Hispanic American Studies

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"¡Mi Raza Primero!" (My People First!): Nationalism,

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S. population, yet Hispanics accounted for just 9 percent of population in 1990. 1 Opinion polls also show that many white Americans believe that racial discrimination no longer impedes the advancement of minorities. Cancer in South Florida women: A 9-year assessment. This factor may help explain Native Americans’ lower employment rate. State-specific data are provided for those conditions for which there are data from most states—that is, cancer mortality statistics and self-reports of edentulism.

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Southwest Asia: The Transpacific Geographies of Chicana/o

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This statement is no longer true with the increased levels of acculturation among Hispanic/Latino families. 1. Mexico City is the oldest capital city in the Americas? Papers of interest include: Married and Cohabiting Parents' Relationship Stability: A Focus on Race and Ethnicity by Cynthia Osborne, Wendy Manning, and Pamela Smock. 2007. Results: Some programs in each of the four problem areas achieved their behavioral and health goals. Members of a population often rely on the same resources, are subject to similar environmental constraints, and depend on the availability of other members to persist over time.

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Spiks

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Kansas’s law was also declared unconstitutional, but that decision was overturned by the U. Clinicians in various fields continue to differ on what is reportable. Census, were the second larger Asian-American ethnic group in the United States. Cobb sees Obama's ascendancy as "a reality that has been taking shape in tiny increments for the past four decades," and examines thorny issues such as the paradox and contradictions embodied in race and patriotism, identity and citizenship; how the civil rights leadership became a political machine; why the term "postracial" is as iniquitous as it is inaccurate; and whether our society has really changed with Obama's election....

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Homeboys in College: Heralds of Progress

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A cogent critique of feminist theory and practice, Further to Fly identifies the failure of feminism to connect with the social realities it should seek to explain, in particular the decline of black women's empowerment.... Some cultural expectations may influence the interpretation of symptoms. More women used medications than men, and the type of medicine also differed between genders (Espino, Palmer, Mouton, et al., 2000).

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Cemeteries of Ambivalent Desire: Unearthing Deep South

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Another important and nonpolitical influence on census taxonomies is the technological limits on what it is possible to ask, analyze, and report, and in how much detail. State disproportionality representation indices (DRI) and disparity indices (DI) were constructed for children who were the subject of an investigation of child abuse and neglect and for children who were found to be victims of maltreatment by child protective services agencies. S. food makers and supermarkets are positioning themselves in the Hispanic food market, but industry observers say they have a lot of catching up to do.

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Mexican-American Cuisine (The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino

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It is also consistent with the standards used in litigation of equal protection claims under the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments of the U. Are they a group that appreciate schooling: The lowering of barriers to schooling, collegiate and professional education offered hope of even more rapid equalization in the future. See Resources for Cancer Information and Support for information. When do census bureaus attain greater autonomy, and do they use it to pursue scientific rigor or ideological commitments (and when are those sharply separable)?

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Latinos in American Society: Families and Communities in

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S. immigrants between 1981 and 1998, but new migration streams are being formed that suggest the flow from Africa may expand in the future. Standardized collection and centralized reporting, a surveillance system, will be necessary to assess the size and composition of the U. B56 2004: With an all-star cast of contributors, The Black Studies Reader takes on the history and future of this multi-faceted academic field. read more... ... of global GDP growth in 2015–25. Hanson, "The Economic Logic of Illegal Immigration," Council Special Report No. 26, (Washington, DC: Council on Foreign Relations, 2007).

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Chicanas and Chicanos in Contemporary Society

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In 2004, more than one-third of voters in the presidential election were unmarried. – U. Census data specifically for Cambodian, Hmong, Lao, and Vietnamese (CHLV) populations in the United States. The 2010 ACS data on which the tables are based report language skills for persons five years of age and older. This algorithm is adapted from a clinical guideline, with the primary modification that serum iron, total iron-binding capacity, and transferrin saturation are recommended as follow-up tests in patients with an intermediate ferritin level as a strategy to reduce the need for bone marrow biopsy. 29 If these blood tests are indeterminate, an elevated serum transferrin receptor level is recommended to distinguish IDA from anemia of chronic disease.

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Chicanas/Chicanos at the Crossroads: Social, Economic, and

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In a review of the literature on 59 group randomized designs, 54% used appropriate analyses, 25% a mixture (unit of analysis was both the group and individual) and 20% used inappropriate analyses (individual was used as the unit of analysis in a group randomized design) (41, 42); 3) Investigators should carefully consider their outcome measures. Diabetes, the sixth leading cause of death in the United States, is a chronic disease characterized by persistent hyperglycemia (high blood glucose levels).

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Early Warning: Using Competitive Intelligence to Anticipate

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Fair Test and other watch-dog groups have blamed low minority achievement scores on government policies, like Bush-era No Child Left Behind, which attempted to standardize all testing nationally. In a separate action, the BLM’s Nevada Groundwater Projects Office received concerns and met with a group called the Western Shoshone Defense Project (representing numerous Western Shoshone tribes and bands) regarding the Proposed Clark, Lincoln, and White Pine Counties Groundwater Development Project.