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Ethnic Studies Review (2018) 39-40 (1): 1–18.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Sarita Nyasha Cannon In his 2008 novel The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao , Junot Díaz uncovers the ways in which blackness has been repressed and denigrated in the Dominican Republic. He critiques this pervasive Negrophobia through two central characters, Oscar and his mother, Belí, both of whom...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2003) 26 (1): 135–156.
Published: 01 January 2003
...Özlem Ögüt Christine Garcia's The Aguero Sisters and Julia Alvarez's How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents are novels that revolve around the conflicts and tensions among the members of the two immigrant families, the Aguero sisters from Cuba and the Garcia sisters from the Dominican Republic...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2020) 43 (2): 5–8.
Published: 28 July 2020
... representation of the Dominican Republic at the 58th Venice Biennale in Italy and a new solo show opened at June Kelly Gallery, New York, from November 2019 January 15 , 2020 . A new museum exhibition is scheduled for May 2021 at the Art Museum of the Americas, Organization of American States (OAS), Washington...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2020) 43 (2): 77–93.
Published: 28 July 2020
... clearly.33 According to the Dominican friar, then, the human way was the rational way. Among creatures, Las Casas believed, the human faculty of reason was the highest. And yet immanent proof of my own rational powers did not prove the Other s equal capacity to reason. The question remained, then: How...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2018) 39-40 (1): 19–35.
Published: 01 January 2018
... were different such that they repre- sented the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Puerto Rico, and Colombia. Their age of immigration into this country also varied, mirroring the sub- group characteristics of the current Latino ELL population. For instance, Celina was United States-born but was not exposed...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2005) 28 (2): 61–74.
Published: 01 January 2005
... art and personal truth for political expediency. 7. In her 1999 autobiography entitled Something to Declare (Plume), Julia Alvarez details the highly privileged life she and her family enjoyed in her home country of the Dominican Republic before immigrating to the United States to escape Trujillo's...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2003) 26 (1): 121–134.
Published: 01 January 2003
... the conflicts a n d tensions among the members of the two immigrant families, the Aguero sisters from Cuba and the Garcia sisters from the Dominican Republic, arising mainly from their need to come to terms with their ambiguous identities. This article focuses on the ways in which the Aguero and...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1998) 21 (1): 137–139.
Published: 01 January 1998
... these "colonialities" like Puerto Rico, Cuba, the Phillippines, Hawaii, and Dominican Republic, E. San Juan provides an interesting framework for analyzing the conqueror/conquered paradigm. This framework is a more viable one and opens up an arena tor more intense and layered analytical design than the...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1998) 21 (1): 27–50.
Published: 01 January 1998
... would also make a case that, in many ways, Cubans and Dominicans also developed under United States domination in the twentieth century.) The subsequent migration and immigration of these peoples to the United States was often directly related to the domination of their homelands by the United States...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1997) 20 (1): 41–57.
Published: 01 January 1997
... to the U. S., 1 960-1 990 (not included: Bol ivia, Paraguay, Uruguay) Census Year Country 1 961 -1 970 1 971 -1 980 1 981 -1 990 Spain 30,500 30,000 15,800 Mexico 443,300 637,200 1 ,653,300 Cuba 256,800 276,800 159,200 Dominican Republic 94,100 148,000 251,800 Costa R ica 17,400 12,100 15,500 EI...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1989) 12 (1): 19–26.
Published: 01 January 1989
..., Haitians in the Dominican Republic, Mexicans in C alifornia, Turks in Germany, Palestinians in several mid­ E ast countries, and blacks in South Africa, who are not immigrants , but who do not have citizen status and are obviously a source of extra profits. 7Colin Greer. The Great School Legend: A...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1990) 13 (2): 61–87.
Published: 01 July 1990
... Dominican, Bartolome de Las Casas, the Spanish priest who as early as 1 5 42 fought for fair wages , hours, and conditions for the Indians of Latin America out of his experiences in what is now Mexico, rol l uneasily in his grave. Given the size of the Chicano community'S membership in the Catholic Church...
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Ethnic Studies Review (1984) 7 (2): 42–60.
Published: 01 July 1984
... was ignored. Chinese, Korean, Indian, Filipino, Jamaican and Dominican immigrants got little attention even when they were the numerical majority of immigrants. News also focused on the failure of immigration policies and the difficulties presented by immigrants with different cultural backgrounds...