• Side Dishes (New Directions in International Studies)

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    He has been assistant director at the Louis Armstrong House and Archives at Queens College (CUNY) and consultant to the Raíces Latin Music Museum and Archives (Boys and Girls Harbor, Inc.), the Dance Theatre of Harlem and the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian. Broadening the significance of hip-hop culture by linking it to other expressive forms within popular culture, Miles White examines how these representations have both encouraged the demonization of young black males in the United States and abroad and contributed to the construction of their identities.
  • Musical ImagiNation: U.S-Colombian Identity and the Latin

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    Traditionally, counseling and other human services have been rooted in and reflected the dominant values, beliefs, and biases of the larger society. They endured generations of officially sanctioned racial prejudice—including regulations that prohibited the immigration of Asian women; the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882, which barred all new immigration from China; the Immigration Act of 1917 and the National Origins Act of 1924, which extended the immigration ban to include virtually all of Asia; and the forced relocation and internment of about 120,000 Japanese Americans after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941.
  • Cemeteries of Ambivalent Desire: Unearthing Deep South

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    Furthermore, 100% of their expulsions under zero tolerance policies and 100% of their school-related arrests were all Black students. Some Mexican Americans believe that death is at God’s will and that it is a release from the troubles of life and passage to a better life. We can persist in the “locking up the wrong people for the wrong reasons” (in the words of Thomas A. We work with companies and government agencies in a wide range of industries, helping them fully understand what the demographic data means to them.
  • Conflicting Commitments: The Politics of Enforcing Immigrant

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    At the same time, Cook et al. (2009) suggested that culturally sensitive treatment modalities that help protect and strengthen the family unit can also help maintain Hispanic immigrants’ mental health levels. Journal Article: Examined the rates and correlates of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adolescents after Hurricane Andrew. DVD X2113 Examines the pro and con views of the American immigration debate. Maron BJ, Shirani J, Poliac LC, Mathenge R, Roberts WC, Mueller FO. These data are compiled from death certificates and are sent by state health agencies to the National Center for Health Statistics.
  • Salvation Through Slavery: Chiricahua Apaches and Priests on

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    From here, choose editor and publisher online newspapers. Non-Hispanic whites now account for smaller shares of evangelical Protestants, mainline Protestants and Catholics than they did seven years earlier, while Hispanics have grown as a share of all three religious groups. The culinary preferences of these Europeans, plus the addition of some items from trade centered in Manila brought pork, beef, rice, and various spices, among other foods, to the diet of this region.
  • Polo in Argentina: A History

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    These foreign schools had also stimulated the establishment of local government schools, and many of these schools encouraged the education of girls. Watching sex on TV increases the chances a teen will have sex, and may cause teens to start having sex at younger ages. We have shown the many proximate causes of that variability, but underlying all of it was one fact—the extraordinary transformation of the American state and its population over this period.
  • Barrio Libre: Criminalizing States and Delinquent Refusals

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    If you have questions about statistics or any points made in this booklet, please contact the Biostatistics Program Coordinator at the American Heart Association National Center, nancy.haase@heart.org, 214-706-1423. Chaps. 4-6 in Black sexual politics: African Americans, gender, and the new racism. Bilingual education for Hispanics: Issues of language, access and equity. Two specific gender roles should be noted here: · Machismo or macho is stereotypically viewed as a kind of foolish male pride in which men are depicted almost as buffoons driven to folly by male hormones.
  • Chicano Liberation and Socialism

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    By the late 1980s the number had increased to 90. Policies that can increase Native American educational attainment appear to have strong potential for improving the employment rates of American Indians. An excerpt from the Overview: Seven-in-ten (72%) Latinos ages 16 and older say they have visited a public library or bookmobile in person at one point or another in their lives, the survey shows, a share below that of whites (83%) and blacks (80%).
  • American by Choice

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    Approximately sixteen percent of that amount – about $600,000 -- is attributable to the cost of incarcerating drug offenders. Then we found a bigger building for the co-op.� [4] In the summer of 1968, the UFWC solicited the assistance of the Washington American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) in a project that provided legal aid to people of farm working background. The Thunder maintains a season-ticket-holder base of about 1,000, most of whom followed the team from Blaine to its new home in St.
  • The Latino Challenge to Black America: Towards a

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    This could be because Hispanic Americans may not have health insurance or get preventative care, and there are language or cultural barriers. Several acculturation instruments exist and have been used widely for research with Hispanic/Latino subjects (Cuellar, Harris, Jasso, 1980; Marin, Sabogal, Marin, Otero-Sabogal, Perez-Stable, 1987; Ramirez, Cousins, Santos, Supik, 1986; Deyo, Diehl, Hazuda, & Stern, 1985).
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