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The Resource Latino metropolis, Victor M. Valle and Rodolfo D. Torres

Latino metropolis, Victor M. Valle and Rodolfo D. Torres

Label
Latino metropolis
Title
Latino metropolis
Statement of responsibility
Victor M. Valle and Rodolfo D. Torres
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Los Angeles: scratch the surface of the city's image as a rich mosaic of multinational cultures and a grittier truth emerges-its huge, shimmering economy was built on the backs of largely Latino immigrants and still depends on them. This book exposes the underside of the development and restructuring that have turned Los Angeles into a global city, and in doing so it reveals the ways in which ideas about ethnicity-Latino identity itself-are implicated and elaborated in the process."A truly pathbreaking work that puts Latinos where they belong: in the center of debate about the future of the U
Member of
Cataloging source
INARC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Valle, Victor M
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Torres, Rodolfo D.
Series statement
Globalization and community
Series volume
v. 7
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  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Economic history
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Politics and government
  • Race relations
  • California
Label
Latino metropolis, Victor M. Valle and Rodolfo D. Torres
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index
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
Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Economic Geography of Latino Los Angeles; 2. "Policing" Race: The Media's Representation of the Los Angeles Riots; 3. Mexican Cuisine: Food as Culture; 4. Contesting "Showtime": Latino Leaders in Downtown Development; 5. Significant Space: Public Areas in the Greater Eastside; 6. Class and Culture Wars in the New Latino Politics; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
on1035896704
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 249 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816630295
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhkv9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035896704
Label
Latino metropolis, Victor M. Valle and Rodolfo D. Torres
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-233) and index
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
Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Economic Geography of Latino Los Angeles; 2. "Policing" Race: The Media's Representation of the Los Angeles Riots; 3. Mexican Cuisine: Food as Culture; 4. Contesting "Showtime": Latino Leaders in Downtown Development; 5. Significant Space: Public Areas in the Greater Eastside; 6. Class and Culture Wars in the New Latino Politics; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
on1035896704
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 249 pages
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816630295
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbhkv9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035896704

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