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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 101179–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.1.79
Published: 01 February 2019
... Los Angeles, this article demonstrates that Japanese Internment prompted voices sympathetic to ethnic Japanese farmers to question the necessity of the full-scale implementation of mass evacuation and also led to a growing demand for Mexican farmworkers who would come through the Bracero Program...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 1022204–207 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.2.204
Published: 07 May 2020
... program highlights a legendary trilogy of Great Depression Musicals, all made in 1933, when Warner Bros. fancied itself a pro-bono publicity arm for FDR s New Deal. First out of the gate was 42nd Street, released four days after FDR s inauguration with the resonant tagline inaugurating a NEW DEAL in...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2020; 102157–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2020.102.1.57
Published: 01 February 2020
.... 41 An offshoot of IMH was an extensive documentary effort called Panche- bek Films, founded in 2006 to create independently produced films using IMHmaterials. The most widely viewed of the films is Living on FIGURE 2: Screening of Living on the Dime at an Inland Mexican Heritage program held in the A...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2019; 1013285–316 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2019.101.3.285
Published: 01 August 2019
... Carolina Press, 2013); Ronald Mize and Alicia Swords, ConsumingMexican Labor: From the Bracero Program to NAFTA (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2010); Mireya Loza, Defiant Braceros: How Migrant Workers Fought for Racial, Sexual, and Political Freedom (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 992240–242 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.2.240
Published: 01 May 2017
... BRACEROS:HowMigrant Workers Fought for Racial, Sexual, and Political Freedom. By Mireya Loza (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2016, 254 pp. $29.95 paper). Reviewed by Lori A. Flores. The continued attention that scholars have devoted to documenting the his- tory of the Bracero Program, the...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2018; 1002216–243 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2018.100.2.216
Published: 01 May 2018
..., and disease-resistant plants increased yields; grower cooperatives created grower-controlled labor markets; and domestic workers demanded higher wages. These changes all worked together to spur the demand for and reliance on foreign Mexican workers. The bracero program, a guest worker program that was...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2016; 983387–388 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2016.98.3.387
Published: 01 August 2016
... Hidalgo, repatriation, the bracero program, the zoot-suit riots, the American GI Forum, and Operation Wetback, to name a few. She argues that agricultural communities experienced these moments differently and that these differences alter and augment the history of Mexican American politicization (p. 4...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2017; 992242–244 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2017.99.2.242
Published: 01 May 2017
... wages in the Americas, the movement is a response to Mexico s amnesia about the program s promises (18). Participating in la pol´ tica de la dignidad (dignity politics), ex-braceros once again are acting defiantly, mobilizing and demanding that they be seen, heard, and given reparations (140). In...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 974422–424 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2015.97.4.422
Published: 01 November 2015
..., author of Culture of Empire: American Writers, Mexico andMexican Immigrants, 1880 1930 and Producer and Co-Director ofHarvest of Loneliness: The Bracero Program. POWER AND CONTROL IN THE IMPERIAL VALLEY: Nature, Agribusiness, and Workers on the California Borderland, 1900 1940. By Benny J. Andr´es...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 974424–427 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/ucpsocal.2015.97.4.424
Published: 01 November 2015
...-Director ofHarvest of Loneliness: The Bracero Program. POWER AND CONTROL IN THE IMPERIAL VALLEY: Nature, Agribusiness, and Workers on the California Borderland, 1900 1940. By Benny J. Andr´es. (College Station: Texas A&MUniversity, 2015, 288 pp. $43.00 cloth.) Reviewed by Douglas C. Sackman. In the 1965...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2015; 973303–305 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2015.97.3.303
Published: 01 August 2015
...-class citizenship and arouses their desire for the rights of citizenship. While his discussions of the bracero program and World War II are probably the best of any historical survey of the past, his chapter on the Chicano Movement seems more a transitional one, and its best parts are more a replay of...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 963313–349 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.3.313
Published: 01 August 2014
... exploitation of the Bracero Program. Under the federal Bracero Program, established during World War II to import Mexican agricultural workers to compensate for an alleged labor shortage, agricultural employers, in partnership with the US gov- ernment, continued after the war to import contract workers from...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2014; 964484–513 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2014.96.4.484
Published: 01 November 2014
... racism, 67; and slave trade, 80 Agassiz, Louis, 207, 218 agricultural labor, activism, 313 16, 324 25, 342; betabeleros, 314; Bracero program, 317 22, 329, 348; conditions, 318 23, 326, 343; contract, 314, 319, 322, 325; Japanese, 314, 325; Mexican- origin, 314 17, 321 22, 325 Ainu, 259, 261 Air Corps...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2013; 954401–403 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2013.95.4.401
Published: 01 November 2013
... history of the decades he is researching, such as the Mexican Revolution, anti-zoot suit riots, the Bracero Program, and Chavez s CSO. The result is an expanded lens on the broader impact and relevance of the ethnic Mexican community in Oxnard, and certainly many other commu- nities like it. Through this...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2012; 944499–524 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2012.94.4.499
Published: 01 November 2012
..., 386 389 Bogardus, Emory, 112 114, 124 Bojorques, Carlota de, 173, 176 Bond, J. Max, 198 Book Club of California, 479 Borroughs, Charles, 36 Boscana, Gerónimo, 8 Botillier, Filipe and Tadeo, 224 Bracero workers, 238 Britain, naval power, 429 430, 477; Oregon boundary issue, 430; repeal of Corn Laws...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2012; 942230–255 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/scq.2012.94.2.230
Published: 13 June 2012
... programs with suburban settings and particularly those with characters who moved from urban neighbor- hoods to the suburbs. The lived space of the suburb and the media space of television were mutually validating; suburbanites under- stood their place in the world through suburban content which they...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2009; 914441–444 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172501
Published: 01 December 2009
... residents, historically disconnected from the cross-border migratory experiences enabled by the bracero program, and subsequently lacking the familiarity with or access to the close-knit social networks prevalent in rural-based migratory circuits, have cob- bled together a system of "weak" social ties built...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2009; 912191–235 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172470
Published: 01 July 2009
... Agriculture (Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1963); Richard B. Craig, The Bracero Program: Interest Groups and Foreign Policy (Austin: University of Texas Press, 197 1 ); N. Ray Gilmore and Gladys W. Gilmore, "The Bracero in California," Pacific Historical Review 32 (August 1963...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2009; 91441172503 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172503
Published: 01 December 2009
... Boyle Heights (Los Angeles), 77-78, 79 bracero program, 194 Bradley, Mayor Tom, 91 Brand, Leslie C, 51-52 Brannan, Sam, 258, 267 Bravo, Nick, rev. of Wall of Empowerment: Chi- canai o Indigenist Murals of California, by Guisela Latorre, 441-446 Brent wood, CA, 336 Bricker, Lauren Weiss, 363, 413-427...
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Southern California Quarterly. 2009; 912247–250 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/41172476
Published: 01 July 2009
... child. She focuses on El Campo in the northern San Diego County town of Escondido from 1967 to 1978, a former camp designed to house braceros (guest workers) until the program was disbanded in 1964. De la Luz Ibarra finds it more instructive to feature the aspects of everyday life in the ethnic Mexican...