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By Leonard G. Ramirez,Yenelli Flores,Maria Gamboa,Isaura González,Victoria Pérez,Magda Ramirez-Castañeda,Cristina Vital

ISBN-10: 0252036182

ISBN-13: 9780252036187

ISBN-10: 0252078128

ISBN-13: 9780252078125

Overflowing with strong stories of six woman group activists who've lived and labored within the Pilsen local of Chicago, Chicanas of 18th Street finds the convictions and ways of these organizing for social reform. In chronicling a pivotal second within the heritage of group activism in Chicago, the ladies talk about how schooling, immigration, faith, identification, and acculturation affected the Chicano circulate. Chicanas of 18th Street underscores the hierarchies of race, gender, and sophistication whereas stressing the interaction of person and collective values within the improvement of group reform.

 

Highlighting the women's motivations, tasks, and studies in politics through the Sixties and Nineteen Seventies, those wealthy own bills exhibit the complexity of the Chicano move, conflicts in the move, and the significance of teatro and cultural expressions to the move. additionally exact are very important interactions among contributors of the Chicano stream with leftist and nationalist neighborhood contributors and the effect of different activist teams resembling African americans and Marxists.

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