The Resource The Emergence of Mexican America : Recovering Stories of Mexican Peoplehood in U.S. Culture

The Emergence of Mexican America : Recovering Stories of Mexican Peoplehood in U.S. Culture

Label
The Emergence of Mexican America : Recovering Stories of Mexican Peoplehood in U.S. Culture
Title
The Emergence of Mexican America
Title remainder
Recovering Stories of Mexican Peoplehood in U.S. Culture
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of the 2006 Thomas J. Lyon Book Award in Western American Literary Studies, presented by the Western Literature Association. In The Emergence of Mexican America, John-Michael Rivera examines the cultural, political, and legal representations of Mexican Americans and the development of US capitalism and nationhood. Beginning with the Mexican-American War of 1846-1848 and continuing through the period of mass repatriation of US Mexican laborers in 1939, Rivera examines both Mexican-American and Anglo-American cultural production in order to tease out the complexities of the so-called "Me
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
810.986872073
Index
no index present
LC call number
E184.M5
LC item number
R58 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Critical America Series
Label
The Emergence of Mexican America : Recovering Stories of Mexican Peoplehood in U.S. Culture
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How do you make the invisible, visible? : locating stories of Mexican peoplehood -- Don Zavala goes to Washington : translating U.S. democracy -- Constituting terra incognita : the "Mexican question" in U.S. print culture -- Embodying manifest destiny : Maria Amparo Ruiz de Burton and the color of Mexican womanhood -- Claiming los bilitos : Miguel Antonio Otero and the fight for New Mexican manhood -- "Con su pluma en su mano" : Americo Paredes and the poetics of "Mexican-American" peoplehood -- Recovering la memoria : locating the recent past
Control code
ocn784884476
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (222 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780814777305
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36095096
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)784884476
  • pebcs0814777309

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