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Assault on Mexican American collective memory, 2010-2015 : swimming with sharks

Author: Rodolfo Acuña
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2017] ©2017
Series: Latinos and American politics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book puts recent events in the Southwestern United States into historical context, exploring how and why powerful elites are laying an assault on the history and identity of Mexican Americans  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rodolfo Acuña
ISBN: 9781498548236 1498548237
OCLC Number: 990193112
Description: xviii, 278 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Fighting for memory --
Are we going to win? The changing of the guard --
Coming apart --
Lost dreams: winding down and winding up --
The silencing of the lambs --
The sharks are circling: privatization is winning --
On the edge of the cliff: winding down.
Series Title: Latinos and American politics.
Responsibility: Rodolfo F. Acuña.
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Dr. Rodolfo F. Acuna, like the late Dr. Howard Zinn, is an important and a prolific historian in academia and beyond. More specifically, he's an indispensible historian of the marginalized, the Read more...

 
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