Category Archives: Hispanic American Studies

Hombres Y Machos: Masculinity And Latino Culture

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F44 H65 1983 : The pioneering anthology Home Girls features writings by Black feminist and lesbian activists on topics both provocative and profound. Special attention is given to folk culture, including traditional beliefs, legends, customs, festivals, religious rites, artistic productions, popular poetry, dance and folk medicine, and typical music. At College of Notre Dame of Maryland, students of color constitute 32 percent of the undergraduate population.
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Latino Religions and Civic Activism in the United States

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The degree of retention of Spanish as the native language is based on recent arrival from countries where Spanish is spoken. Most Latin American countries, for example, do not systematically categorize their populations by race, but some have census questions about membership in particular indigenous groups or ask about indigenous language use. [14] Thus in Mexico, Colombia, and Peru, the census identifies the indigenous but not the African-descent populations. [15] On the other hand, even an official classification system cannot create or sustain ethno-racial hierarchy without support from other social and political institutions.
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Against the Tide: Immigrants, Day Laborers, and Community in

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The Role of Self-Efficacy in HIV Treatment Adherence: Validation of the HIV Treatment Adherence Self-Efficacy Scale (HIV-ASES). Concurrent use of traditional healers is not usually disclosed to U. Table 4.4 shows the percentage distributions of the interval since their most recent dental visit for people aged 2 and older in selected demographic and socioeconomic categories. The northwest portion of Mexico, called Baja California, is separated from the rest of the nation by the Gulf of California.
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Displacements and Transformations in Caribbean Cultures

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Clinical features, pathogenesis, and treatment of Sjögren's syndrome. While Mexican Americans played a significant role in the above elections, there are several factors that have worked against the growth of Mexican American participation in the political process. Such assignments cause students and their parents or other family members to become engaged in conversations that relate to the academic curriculum and thus extend the students' learning. The Working Group discussed interactions between environmental and genetic factors that lead to phenotypic expressions of obesity, and noted that genetic variants associated with childhood obesity, and type 2 diabetes as well as family association studies have been reported in the literature (69,70).
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Capitalism, God, and a Good Cigar: Cuba Enters the

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Even though the wedding ritual do have similarities between each other they also contrast with each other. A landmark Mexican American desegregation case from Orange County California, it was decided 7 years before Brown v. The Commission alleged that the company denied employment to African American applicants because of their race. He is also 1/2 Thai, 1/4 European, and 1/8 Native American. Espinosa and García subsequently published Mexican American Religions: Spirituality, Activism, and Culture ( Espinosa and García 2008, cited under Introductory Works ).
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Chicago Latinos at Work

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The treatment program you choose can make the difference between ending up on relapse merry-go-round or discovering a new path of lasting recovery. We will focus on the 33 states that contain Native American reservations and tribal lands, plus Illinois (because many Native Americans were relocated to Chicago during the Urban Indian Relocation Program of the mid-20th century). 4 Therefore, we will highlight data from 34 states.
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Dead Subjects: Toward a Politics of Loss in Latino Studies

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In English, the term Hispano-Roman is sometimes used. [13] The Hispano-Romans were composed of people from many different tribes. [14] Some famous Hispani (plural of Hispanus) were Marcus Annaeus Lucanus, Martial, Prudentius, Theodosius I, and Magnus Maximus and Maximus of Hispania. In general, varying group identities are a reflection of the changing self-definitions of an ethnic group. Conventional wisdom holds that if we work hard we will be more successful, and if we are more successful, ...
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Mexican American Fertility Patterns (Administrative History

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Available: www.healthinschools.org/Health-in-Schools/Health-Services.aspx Chrispeels, J., Wang, J., & Rivero, E. (2000). Short essays, presented in chronological order begin with antiquity and conclude with the People�s Republic and Taiwan in 1979. However, there are also Latino cultural commonalities that unify people of Spanish-speaking countries that are described in more detail below. The United States is geographically positioned to serve the growing Latin American market to its south, its traditional European market to its east, and the burgeoning Asian market to its west.
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THEY AND WE RACIAL AND ETHNIC RELATIONS IN THE UNITED STATES

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Black Collegian Organization maintains a resource list for African American graduate students looking for program funding via fellowships, grants and internships. American Psychological Association. (1993). Guidelines for Providers of Psychological Services to Ethnic, Linguistic, and Culturally Diverse Populations. SOCIOLOGICAL LEARNING STYLE elements are concerned with the social patterns in which one learns. The colonel answers, "Illusion may not nourish, but it can be eaten."
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Sueños Americanos: Barrio Youth Negotiating Social and

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This pattern is a marked change from the 1950s, when about one-half of immigrants came from Europe and 15 percent came from Canada. Oral clefts are more common among North American Indians (3.7 per 1,000 births) (Lowry et al. 1989). International Journal of Health Services, Nov. 2012, Vol. 42, No. 1, 77-94. doi: 10.2190/HS.42.1.h. The deaf or hard-of-hearing population is estimated by the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) of the U.
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