Curious unions

Mexican American workers and resistance in Oxnard, California, 1898-1961
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University of Nebraska Press , Lincoln, Neb
Mexican Americans, Mexican Foreign workers, Labor movement, Civil rights, Cultural assimilation, Hi
StatementFrank P. Barajas
SeriesRace and ethnicity in the American West
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD8081.M6 B37 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25290356M
ISBN 139780803237919
LC Control Number2012013286

"Curious Unions is a pioneering work. It should be recognized for its detailed research, including its extensive use of community-based oral histories and its proposed new theories regarding how Mexican workers strengthened their own community and survived the economic transformations of the region."—Margo McBane, American Historical Review.

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Frank P. Barajas examines how the Oxnard ethnic Mexican population exercised Cited by: 2. Curious Unions explores the ways in which the Mexican community forged intriguing partnerships with other ethnic groups within this community in the first half of the twentieth century and the resulting economic exchanges, cultural practices, and labour and community activism.

Frank P. Barajas examines how the Oxnard ethnic Mexican population. Curious Unions Book Description: César E. Chávez came to Oxnard, California, intwenty years after he lived briefly in the city as a child with his.

Curious Unions explores the ways in which the Mexican community forged intriguing partnerships with other ethnic groups within Oxnard in the first half of the twentieth century and the resulting economic exchanges, cultural practices, and labor and community activism.

Frank P. Barajas examines how the Oxnard ethnic Mexican population exercised Cited by: 2. Curious Unions explores the ways in which the Mexican community forged intriguing partnerships with other ethnic groups within Oxnard in the first half of the twentieth century and the resulting economic exchanges, cultural practices, and labor and community activism.

Curious Unions explores the ways in which the Mexican community forged intriguing partnerships with other ethnic groups within Oxnard in the first half of the twentieth century and the resulting economic exchanges, cultural practices, and labor and community activism.

Frank P. Barajas examines how the Oxnard ethnic Mexican population exercised Reviews: 1. Get this from a library. Curious unions: Mexican American workers and resistance in Oxnard, California, [Frank P Barajas] -- César E. Chávez came to Oxnard, California, intwenty years after he lived briefly in the city as a child with his migrant farm-worker family during the Great Depression.

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