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The Mexican Outsiders: A Community History of Marginalization and Discrimination in California

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People of Mexican descent and Anglo Americans have lived together in the U.S. Southwest for over a hundred years, yet relations between them remain strained, as shown by recent controversies over social services for undocumented aliens in California. In this study, covering the Spanish colonial period to the present day, Martha Menchaca delves deeply into interethnic relat ...more
Paperback, 270 pages
Published January 1st 1995 by University of Texas Press
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Theadora Davitt-Cornyn
~ was probably originally a doctoral thesis, but now in more accessible format. Pertains to a story of severe racial discrimination here in Ventura County, but is a universal case study for racisms in the USA.
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Read for my CHLA class.
It's interesting and has a lot of information about the Latinos that I never knew of.
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