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The Resource Precious knowledge: Fighting for Mexican American Studies in Arizona Schools

Precious knowledge: Fighting for Mexican American Studies in Arizona Schools

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Precious knowledge: Fighting for Mexican American Studies in Arizona Schools
Title
Precious knowledge: Fighting for Mexican American Studies in Arizona Schools
Title variation
  • Fighting for Mexican American studies in Arizona schools
  • Arizona's battle over ethnic studies
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Composer
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Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
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Producer
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"While 48 percent of Mexican-American students currently drop out of high school, Tucson (Ariz.) High [School's] Mexican American Studies Program has become a national model of educational success, with 93 percent of enrolled students graduating from high school. However, Arizona lawmakers [state school superintendents Tom Horne and John Huppenthal and Gov. Jan Brewer have] shut the program down because they believe the students are being indoctrinated with dangerous ideology and embracing destructive ethnic chauvinism"--Container
Awards note
Audience Favorite, San Diego International Latino Film Festival ; Award Winner, Los Angeles International Latino Film Festival ; Official Selection, New York International Latino Film Festival
Cataloging source
IAI
Characteristic
videorecording
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Credits note
Executive producer for ITVS, Sally Jo Fifer ; editor, Jacob Bricca ; composer, Naïm Amor
Language note
In English with optional English and Spanish subtitles
LC call number
GN307.85.U6
LC item number
P73 2011
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1969-
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  • Palos, Ari Luis.
  • McGinnis, Eren.
  • Fifer, Sally Jo.
  • Bricca, Jacob.
  • Amor, Naïm
  • Dos Vatos Productions
  • Independent Television Service
  • Latino Public Broadcasting (Firm)
  • Arizona Public Media
  • Corporation for Public Broadcasting
Runtime
70
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  • Tucson High School (Tucson, Ariz.)
  • Tucson High School (Tucson, Ariz.)
  • Ethnology
  • Minorities
  • Education and state
  • Discrimination in education
  • Mexican American high school students
  • Mexican Americans
  • Tucson (Ariz.)
  • Discrimination in education
  • Education and state
  • Education
  • Ethnic relations
  • Ethnology
  • Mexican American high school students
  • Mexican Americans
  • Minorities
  • Arizona
  • Arizona
Technique
live action
Label
Precious knowledge: Fighting for Mexican American Studies in Arizona Schools
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
  • Originally produced in 2011
  • Converted with permission from DVD videodisc to streaming video format, 2013
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
835117243
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video (approximately 70 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)835117243
Video recording format
other
Label
Precious knowledge: Fighting for Mexican American Studies in Arizona Schools
Publication
Note
  • Funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting
  • Originally produced in 2011
  • Converted with permission from DVD videodisc to streaming video format, 2013
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
835117243
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 streaming video (approximately 70 min.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color with black and white sequences
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
(OCoLC)835117243
Video recording format
other

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