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Mexican Workers and the American Dreams

Immigration, Repatriation, and California Farm Labor, 1900-1939 (Class and Culture)

by Camille Guerin-Gonzales

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Published by Rutgers University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Repatriation,
  • History: American,
  • General,
  • History - General History,
  • Mexico,
  • USA,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - General,
  • California,
  • 20th century,
  • Agricultural laborers, Mexican,
  • History,
  • Mexican American agricultural,
  • Mexican American agricultural laborers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages220
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8025444M
    ISBN 100813520487
    ISBN 109780813520483


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Mexican workers & American dreams. Subjects. Agricultural laborers, Mexican — California — History — 20th century. Mexican American agricultural laborers — California —. Mexican workers and American dreams: immigration, repatriation, and California farm labor, Responsibility Camille Guerin-Gonzales.

Imprint New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, © Physical description 1 online resource (xim pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates): illustrations.

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The Mexican Repatriation was a mass deportation of Mexicans and Mexican-Americans from the United States between and Estimates of how many were repatriated range fromto 2, xiii: An estimated sixty percent of those deported were birthright citizens of the United States.: Because the forced movement was based on race, and.

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The Roots. Great debate would have it that there was a vast difference in the treatment of the Mexican American population, before, during and after events such as The Great Depression, World War II, and even with the Presidential elections of both John F.

Kennedy and the Great Society advocate himself Lyndon Baines Johnson. The Making of a Mexican American Dream. In their book Generations of Exclusion: Mexican-Americans, U.S. corporations eagerly employ Mexican workers at barely a living wage, while taxpayers balk at providing these workers social services, quality schools, and even the basic security of legal status.

Mexican Workers and American Dreams: Immigration, Repatriation, And. California Farm Labor, New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, This book discusses Mexican migrants in the United Status and their working and living conditions.

Immigrants associate the American dream with opportunity, a good job and home ownership. Despite barriers, the United States offers a less hierarchical society with more opportunities than many other. It is located in one of the country's poorest states—which is governed by a seemingly irremovable PRI dinosaur, Mario Marín—and the area is among the top exporters of Mexican workers to the.

Many undocumented immigrant Mexican youths, known as DREAMers, have returned to Mexico to pursue their goals. Searching for the American Dream in Mexico.

author of a book called "The Other. Davis, a cultural anthropologist, calls the past years of Mexican immigration to the US the ""greatest movement of a people in human times."" Here, through dozens of interviews, she fashions an informal history that puts a human face on an international phenomenon often viewed primarily in economical terms.

Studies and statistics, says Davis, do not begin to explain the. In his recent book, "Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis" (published by CBS-owned Simon & Schuster), Putnam argues that this widening income gap has led to a widening and dangerous "opportunity.

The board approved the inclusion of Mexican American studies textbooks in state curricula last year. Now, for the first time, according to. One of the quintessential American novels, The Great Gatsby uses the veneer of the Jazz Age and its titular character, Jay Gatsby, to comment on the changing reality of the American Dream.

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Compelling examination of Mexican immigration to the United States, both legal and illegal. Since the s and the implementation of NAFTA, writes Bacon (Illegal People: How Globalization Creates Migration and Criminalizes Immigrants,etc.), the rural poverty rate in Mexico has risen to as high as 55 percent, with close to 13 million Mexicans living and working.

Stanford historian Ana Raquel Minan’s “Undocumented Lives” focuses on how policy shifts in both Mexico and the United States have changed the daily lives of Mexican migrants for decades.

Mexican and Mexican-American Migrant Workers. Mexican and Mexican-American migrant workers had a different experience in the s. Many had immigrated from Mexico in the early s due to civil wars.

As migrant workers flooded into California from the Midwest, many Mexican and Mexican-American workers were pushed out of their jobs. The American Dream is the ideal that anyone who lives in the United States can achieve a meaningful life and meet all of his or her needs through.

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