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Dominican-Americans and the politics of empowerment

by Ana Aparicio

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesvillle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington Heights (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Dominican Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Politics and government,
    • Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • Washington Heights (New York, N.Y.) -- Politics and government,
    • Washington Heights (New York, N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Politics and government -- 1951-,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Ethnic relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

      StatementAna Aparicio.
      SeriesNew World diasporas, New World diasporas series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.D6 A63 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3421602M
      ISBN 100813029252
      LC Control Number2005042444

      She is the author of Dominican Americans and the Politics of Empowerment (part of the New World Diasporas series edited by Kevin Yelvington, University Press of Florida, ), which received the Association for Latina and Latino Anthropologists Book Award Honorable Mention. Book Reviews. Dominican-Americans and the Politics of Empowerment. Ana Aparicio. Patricia R. Pessar. 65(2), pp. – Religion and the Politics of Ethnic Identity in Bahia, Brazil. Stephen Selka. Jan Hoffman French. 65(2), pp. – First Page | PDF ( KB) | Permissions.

      Religion and the Politics of Ethnic Identity in Bahia, Brazil Stephen Selka. Brazilians of African descent draw upon both Christian and African diasporic religions to construct their racial identities in a variety of intriguing ways. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your. We use cookies to offer you a better experience, personalize content, tailor advertising, provide social media features, and better understand the use of our services.

      Chapter Five: Books Focused on Ethnic Studies Page old cigar-making neighborhoods of the city. It is a story of unfolding consequences that begins when the black and white solidarity of emigrating Cubans comes up against Jim Crow racism and progresses through a painful renegotiation of allegiances and identities. Building on Marti’s. As evidenced in my book, Dominican Americans and the Politics of Empowerment, some of the important gains made by new immigrants organizing in the late 20th century in places like New York were due in large part to the coalitions they formed with other groups.


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Ana Aparicio (PhD ) is the author of Dominican Americans and the Politics of Empowerment (part of the New World Diasporas series edited by Kevin Yelvington, University Press of Florida, ), which received the Association for Latina and Latino Anthropologists Book .