Understanding Latino history : excavating the past, examining the present / Pablo R. Mitchell.

Understanding Latino History: Excavating the Past, Examining the Present takes a new approach to the history of Latina/os in the United States. In the past, textbooks have divided the histories of Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans, Dominicans, and Central and South Americans into separate chapters, co...

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Main Author: Mitchell, Pablo (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Santa Barbara, California ; Denver, Colorado : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO-LLC, [2018]
Table of Contents:
  • Spanish beginnings, 1500-1800
  • Independence and empire, 1800-1835
  • Los Americanos, 1835-1848
  • Separate paths, 1848-1868
  • Wars of independence, 1868-1898
  • Birth of a Latina/o nation, 1898-1930
  • Great Depression and World War II, 1930-1945
  • Latina/os in mid-20th century America, 1945-1965
  • New worlds, new homes, 1965-1986
  • Latina/os in a new century, 1986-present.