Becoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900–1945

TitleBecoming Mexican American: Ethnicity, Culture, and Identity in Chicano Los Angeles, 1900–1945
Publication TypeBook
Year of Publication1993
AuthorsSanchez, George J.
Number of Pages367
PublisherOxford University Press
CityOxford
Abstract

Twentieth century Los Angeles has been the focus of one of the most profound and complex interactions between distinct cultures in U.S. history. In this pioneering study, Sanchez explores how Mexican immigrants "Americanized" themselves in order to fit in, thereby losing part of their own culture.

Short TitleBecoming Mexican American
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