The Latino Experience in Omaha: A Visual Essay (Mellen Studies in Sociology S. v. 29)

The Latino Experience in Omaha: A Visual Essay (Mellen Studies in Sociology S. v. 29)

By: David Anthony Lopez (author)Hardback

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This book provides a case study of Latino experience in America, specifically in the city of Omeha, Nebraska, Dr. Lopez employs the method known as "Visual Sociology," which provides the reader with a collection of visual images - representation of social reality - that tells a significant part of the story on their own, and substantial supporting historical, socioeconomic, and ethnographic data, as well as, some very helpful interviews.

Contents

Illustrations, Photographs, and Tables i Foreword by Steven J. Gold iv Acknowledgements vii Author's Preface viii Chapter One: Introduction 1 Chapter Two: The Building of a Community 7 Chapter Three: The Changing City 31 Chapter Four: Old-timers and Photo Elicitation 45 Chapter Five: Newcomers 63 Chapter Six: Community Issues 81 Chapter Seven: Conclusion and Recommendations 95 Appendices 103 Endnotes 111 Bibliography 135 Index 149

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780773475618
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 184
  • ID: 9780773475618
  • ISBN10: 0773475613

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