Anglos and Mexicans in the Making of Texas, 1836-1986

Anglos and Mexicans in the Making of Texas, 1836-1986

By: David Montejano (author)Paperback

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Winner, Frederick Jackson Turner Award, Organization Of American Historians , 1988 American Historical Association, Pacific Branch Book Award, 1989 Texas Institute of Letters Friends Of The Dallas Public Library Award, 1987 Texas Historical Commission T. R. Fehrenbach Award, Best Ethnic, Minority, And Women's History Publication, 1987 A major work on the history of Mexicans in Texas and the relations between Mexicans and Anglos.

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About Author

David Montejano is Professor of Ethnic Studies and History at the University of California, Berkeley. His fields of specialization include community studies, historical and political sociology, and race and ethnic relations. In addition to his books Anglos and Mexicans in the Making of Texas, 1836-1986 and Quixote's Soldiers, he is the editor of Chicano Politics and Society in the Late Twentieth Century.

Contents

Acknowledgments 1. Introduction Part One. Incorporation, 1836-1900 2. The Rivalship of Peace 3. Cattle, Land, and Markets 4. Race, Labor, and the Frontier Part Two. Reconstruction, 1900-1920 5. The Coming of the Commercial Farmers 6. The Politics of Reconstruction Part Three. Segregation, 1920-1940 7. The Structure of the New Order 8. The Mexican Problem 9. The Web of Labor Controls 10. The Culture of Segregation 11. The Geography of Race and Class Part Four. Integration, 1940-1986 12. The Demise of "Jim Crow" 13. A Time of Inclusion Appendix. On Interpreting Southwestern History Notes Bibliography Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/06/1987
  • ISBN13: 9780292775961
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 397
  • ID: 9780292775961
  • weight: 908
  • ISBN10: 0292775962

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