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.
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.
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