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Pacific Historical Review. 1980; 492315–337 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/3638904
Published: 01 May 1980
... Sweeney, "Chicana History: A Review of the Literature," in Sanchez and Martinez Cruz, La Mujer, 99-123 Sweeney Chicana History: A Review of the Literature 99 Sanchez and Martinez Cruz, La Mujer Rosalinda M. Gonzalez, "A Review of the Literature on Mexican American Women Workers in the U.S...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 89116–43 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.16
Published: 01 February 2020
...Celeste R. Menchaca This article examines the dynamic interactions between Mexican women who sought to circumvent their sexual regulation at the U.S.-Mexico border, and U.S. immigration officials who enforced these regulations and policed these women's bodies in the early twentieth century. Using...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2008; 7711–18 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2008.77.1.1
Published: 01 February 2008
...Linda B. Hall This article discusses iconic visual images of three powerful women: the Virgin of the Apocalypse, as painted by eighteenth-century indigenous Mexican artist Manuel Cabrera; Marlene Dietrich; and Dolores del Ríío. In Cabrera's work, the Virgin Mary is depicted with wings, actively...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2007; 764639–641 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2007.76.4.639
Published: 01 November 2007
... relationship between people, policy, and place. Colorado College DAVID S. TORRES-ROUFF Voices in the Kitchen: Views of Food and the World from Working-Class Mexican and Mexican American Women. By Meredith E. Abarca. (Col- lege Station, Texas A&M University Press, 2006. x + 240 pp. $40 cloth, $19.95 paper) The...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2014; 834708–709 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2014.83.4.708
Published: 01 November 2014
...Karen Anderson © 2014 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2014 From Coveralls to Zoot Suits: The Lives of Mexican American Women on the World War II Home Front . By Elizabeth R. Escobedo . ( , University of North Carolina Press , 2013 . xv + 229 pp. $34.95...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 8914–15 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.4
Published: 01 February 2020
... intimacy as tools of analysis in recovering the experiences of women of Spanish-Mexican and Mexican origin in the nineteenth- and early twentieth-century borderlands. As the authors demonstrate, using gender and intimacy, along with race, ethnicity, class, and culture, allow for the recovery of women’s...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2009; 783367–402 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2009.78.3.367
Published: 01 August 2009
...Lori A. Flores A conflict that rocked San Antonio from 1959 to 1963, the Tex-Son garment workers' strike was the first International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union (ILGWU) struggle led by a Mexican American woman and the first strike in which Mexican-origin and Anglo women picketed together in...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2013; 822215–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2013.82.2.215
Published: 01 May 2013
... and Tijuana offered opportunities for economic and social advancement not available to them in the United States. As transnational subjects, these U.S. women exploited the ethno-cultural complexities of the border to claim “whiteness” as “Americans” and yet also relied on the Mexican state to...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2013; 824496–504 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2013.82.4.496
Published: 01 November 2013
...—labor, women, U.S.-Mexican borderlands, urban, immigration—and in the curriculum of colleges and universities across the nation. This article provides a personal perspective on the origins, foundations, and maturation of Chicano history. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California 2013...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2013; 824542–565 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2013.82.4.542
Published: 01 November 2013
..., and sexuality, as well as youth culture, reproductive rights, migration, and immigration. In the process, these scholars contribute to the collective project of Mexican and Mexican American women’s history in the United States, making it diverse in its analytical themes, methodologies, and sources...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892165–197 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.165
Published: 03 April 2020
...., 1973): 583 94 . 13 . Lo´pez, The El Monte Berry Strike of 1933 , 103; Charles B. Spaulding, The Mexican Strike at El Monte, California, Sociology and Social Research 18 (July Aug., 1934): 571 72; Vicki Ruiz, From Out of the Shadows: Mexican Women in Twentieth-Century America (1998 ; reprint, New...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892302–304 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.302
Published: 03 April 2020
... nuanced arguments about colonization, health, race, and resistance. For example, while one of Goldberg s contentions is that colonial discourse on health was a racializing narrative, categories such as ethnic Mexican, non-white, and women of color are often applied as if these are unchanging notions...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 892264–296 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.2.264
Published: 03 April 2020
... to refer to Mexican American individuals and organizations affiliated with the Chicano movement, a radical and countercultural movement that emerged in the 1960s. 6 . Coors cold-filtered, rather than pasteurized, its beer. To ensure its cold temperature, the company limited its distribution and...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 89144–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.44
Published: 01 February 2020
... California. Gendered ethnic, racial, and class hierarchies in the new society dictated that men of Spanish-Mexican descent, including biethnic boys like the Dalton- Zamoranos, were racialized by some foreign newcomers as inferior, lazy, and indolent, whereas elite and even middle-class women of Spanish...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 89174–96 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.74
Published: 01 February 2020
... record of her choices, thoughts, and actions reminds us of the significance of personal and family letters in under- standing the changes in the social, economic, cultural, and political landscape 2 . Deena Gonza´lez, Refusing the Favor: The Spanish-Mexican Women of Santa Fe, 1820 1880 (Oxford University...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891141–142 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.141
Published: 01 February 2020
... contributions of important Mexican Ameri- can women activists, it does not explore the tradition in the Mexican American Left that deliberately addressed patriarchy as reviewed in other scholarship. Nonetheless, this work is a crucial addition to the scholarship on Communism and Chicana/o/x history and broader...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891142–143 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.142
Published: 01 February 2020
... of important Mexican Ameri- can women activists, it does not explore the tradition in the Mexican American Left that deliberately addressed patriarchy as reviewed in other scholarship. Nonetheless, this work is a crucial addition to the scholarship on Communism and Chicana/o/x history and broader U.S...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 8911–3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.1
Published: 01 February 2020
... Staging Crossings Celeste Menchaca explores the operation of the board of special inquiry (BSI), which considered whether specific women immigrants were likely to become a public charge, and the ways these women performed identities and put forward narratives meant to allow for their entry into the...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2020; 891158–159 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2020.89.1.158
Published: 01 February 2020
...Douglas V. Askman © 2020 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2020 Hawai‘i: Eight Hundred Years of Political and Economic Change . By Sumner La Croix . ( Chicago , University of Chicago Press , 2019 . xiv + 394 pp.) that Mexican peasants of the 1950s and...
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Pacific Historical Review. 2019; 884731–732 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/phr.2019.88.4.731
Published: 01 November 2019
...Brent M. S. Campney © 2019 by the Pacific Coast Branch, American Historical Association 2019 The Injustice Never Leaves You: Anti-Mexican Violence in Texas . By Monica Muñoz Martinez . ( Cambridge : Harvard University 2018 . xx + 387 pp.) unionism, radicals like Nicholas Herna´ndez...