Category Archives: Hispanic American Studies

Memories of a Hyphenated Man

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Another 36 percent lived in the Northeast and Midwest, mostly in metropolitan areas. Newer aspects of the diagnosis and treatment of iron deficiency. As of July 2008, the population of China is 1.3 billion, according to About.com’s Geography Guide. Compose two Twitter messages of 140 characters or fewer accurately conveying the study’s findings to a general audience. All applicants must apply online at https://careers.kccd.edu/postings/8044. The only problem is that many of them can not speak any English at all.
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A History of Hispanic Theatre in the United States: Origins

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Difficulties with language, transportation, child care, immigration status, or cultural differences act as further barriers to health care services. · Diabetes, including gestational diabetes, is two to three times more common in Mexican-American, Cuban American, and Puerto Rican adults than in non-Hispanic whites. · Obesity is 1.5 times more common in Mexican American women than in the general, female population-reaching 52%. · HIV/AIDS.
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How Race Is Made in America: Immigration, Citizenship, and

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I have been working since the age of 12 and currently work 50 hrs a week and have for the last 40 years and will be lucky to retire at 62. Drawing upon the insights and tools of critical race theory, social policy, law, sociology and cultural studies, she demonstrates how post-intentional racism works and maintains that it cannot be addressed solely through the kinds of structural solutions of the Left or the values arguments of the Right.
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Dissonant Divas in Chicana Music: The Limits of La Onda

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In describing the special and unique measures accorded to Indian tribes in this and other respects, it is important to note that, based on the separate status of Indian tribes recognized in the U. Depression alone impacts one in five elderly people in the UK. Census Bureau projections through 2050 indicate an increasingly diverse nation: Between 2010 and 2050, the Hispanic population will grow from 49.7 million to 132.8 million, an increase of 83 million or 167 percent. Molecular systematics makes it possible to explore infraspecific variation to detect patterns that would reflect phylogenetic substructuring.
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Puerto Rico in the American Century: A History since 1898

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For example, special analyses by the National Center for Education Statistics in 2009 and 2011 showed that black and Hispanic students trailed their white peers by an average of more than 20 test-score points on the NAEP math and reading assessments at 4th and 8th grades, a difference of about two grade levels. Cinemagoers typically have good education levels, with cinema an ideal medium to target people in higher education. The Civil Rights Division receives and investigates allegations of patterns or practice of racial profiling by law enforcement agencies.
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Musica Tejana: The Cultural Economy of Artistic

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In another case, the Covington County Board of Education in Alabama, with support from the United States Government, filed a motion to terminate an ongoing case from 1963. Projection from eye (Sicilian term for one who gives mal occhio is jettatura, from the same root-word as ejaculation and projection) Nursing infants (they sicken and cry; their mother's milk may dry up) Young children (they sicken and cry; they may vomit or become listless) (Note: Some of these involve reflective imagery, others are protective.) Passing a whole raw egg over the face, then breaking it.
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Quality Education for Latinos and Latinas: Print and Oral

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Dan Lips is Senior Policy Analyst in Education in the Domestic Policy Studies Department, Shanea J. The arrival of large numbers of less-educated adult immigrants means that many will struggle in the United States. Special emphasis has been placed on eliminating disparities in compensation that affect large numbers of workers. 322. Narration based upon "A seventh man" by John Berger. c1996. 40 min. Consumers can fill out an entry at 750 participating restaurants nationwide.
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Culture across Borders: Mexican Immigration and Popular

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Theories of psychotherapy and counseling: Concepts and cases. Cultural Diversity & Ethnic Minority Psychology 8(4): 320-333. The end of homework: How homework disrupts families, overburdens children, and limits learning. Access to dental care in the United States. Many Vietnamese Americans have taken on family patterns similar to the American nuclear family model, but many of them still attempt to retain close ties with their extended families, so that even when adult children marry and leave the household, parents often encourage them to live nearby.
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A Cultural History of the Nurse's Uniform

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Through consistently and continuously insisting upon treatment as full citizens, Latinos have reminded the nation that "equal treatment under the law" is a democratic concept that is not contingent upon land, territory, country of origin, language, or skin color. There are just as many racist in other races as there are in the white race. Chronic disease risk associated with obesity appears to be higher in people with centralized fat than in those with peripheral fat distribution.
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The Naked Rainbow and Other Stories: El arco iris desnudo y

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As recently as the 1960s, Southern blacks could not even drive on the same road as whites, having to pull over to the side and wait until the road was again theirs. (See the National Park Service's " We Shall Overcome: Historic Places of the Civil Rights Movement .") In March of 1995 Mississippi lawmakers finally ratified the 13th Amendment, the one abolishing slavery--130 years after the fact. Readings and Seminar on Latin America, National Period LATI 222A.
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