Brown in the Windy City Mexicans and Puerto Ricans in Postwar Chicago /
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|Imprint:||Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2012.|
|Series:||Historical studies in urban America
Mexicans > Illinois > Chicago > History > 20th century.
Puerto Ricans > Illinois > Chicago > History > 20th century.
|Online Access:||Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.|
Table of Contents:
- Mexican and Puerto Rican labor migration to Chicago
- Putting down roots: Mexican and Puerto Rican settlement on the near west side, 1940-60
- Race, class, housing, and urban renewal: dismantling the near west side
- Pushing Puerto Ricans around: urban renewal, race and neighborhood change
- The evolution of the Young Lords organization: From street gang to revolutionaries
- From Eighteenth Street to La Dieciocho: neighborhood transformation in the age of the chicano movement
- The limits of nationalism: women's activism and the founding of Mujeres Latinas en Acción