Category Archives: Hispanic American Studies

Overcoming Disparity: Latino Young Men and Boys

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Reprisal: Unlawful restraint, coercion or discrimination against complainants, their representatives, witnesses, EEO Counselors, investigators, and other agency officials with responsibility for processing EEO complaints. As a result of these modifications, the April 1, 1990 population of centenarians is assumed to be 36,000. Multi-level and multi-component interventions should be accompanied by process evaluation and cost-effectiveness analyses, and aim to evaluate the effects of the intervention components separately and in combination.

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Solving Latino Psychosocial and Health Problems: Theory,

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From this period until the end of the 1920s, numerous congressional hearings were held to determine the “desirability” of Mexican immigrants and whether an immigration quota should be attached to Mexico. This can include a sense of connectedness and belonging to significant others in the client’s life. Rosary beads and religious medallions are kept at the bedside. The course has also Vietnamese American to receive a doctorate in education from Harvard, and a former program staff who is the first Lao American enrolled in Harvard's education doctoral program.

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Latina Girls: Voices of Adolescent Strength in the U.S.

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Age-specific incidence rates and rate ratios show that diabetes increases ischemic stroke incidence at all ages, but this risk is most prominent before age 55 in African Americans and before age 65 in whites. The exhibit marked the first time that the twenty-six giclée re-prints donated by actor Cheech Marin were presented in a collected format on Duke's campus. LGBT populations generally shared the racial and ethnic characteristics of non-LGBT individuals.

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Sweet Nata: Growing Up in Rural New Mexico

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CRS provided assistance to the community and the media to address rumors that the fire was a bias incident. If so, what did the previous research indicate? In fiscal years 2005 (October 2004 through September 2005) and 2006 (October 2005 through September 2006), CRS’s work continued to be connected to post-9/11 and hate incidents. Mosaic chapters can be found in various offices throughout the world. What are the family patterns, Rituals: The Amish are distinguished by their simple ways of living, non-conformist attitudes, in group marriage patterns, and resistance to modernization.

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George I. Sánchez: The Long Fight for Mexican American

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The government was behind Hitlers movement, and from that stemmed Planned Parenthood. While the wage gap among Blacks is smaller than that for Whites, this is largely driven by the fact that African-American men face lower wages compared to men in other race groups in the economy. A Hispanic research movement is starting to fill the gaps in syndicated research in order to help marketers better target Hispanic consumers. Tilton draws on three years of ethnographic research in Oakland, California, one of the nation’s most racially diverse cities, to examine how debates over the nature and needs of young people have fundamentally reshaped politics, transforming ideas of citizenship and the state in contemporary America.

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Crossing Borders: Changing Social Identities in Southern

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Support methodological research on study designs and analytic approaches (identify optimal study designs and analytic approaches for various types of research questions, e.g., surgical and/or pharmacologic treatments, multi-component and multi-level influences and interventions). Fully 77% of Hindus are college graduates, as are 59% of Jews (compared with 27% of all U. Black players, for whatever reason, tend to be position players, especially outfielders.

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Gender Politics in Latin America: Debates in Theory and

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Public health nursing (Boston, Mass. 2004, 21: 547-554. 10.1111/j.0737-1209.2004.21607.x. Columbia University sociologist Jeffrey Fagan and his colleagues have studied the “spatial effects”of high incarceration rates and found that “[i]ncarceration begets more incarceration, and incarceration also begets more crime, which in turn invites more aggressive enforcement, which then re-supplies incarceration. .. [T]hree mechanisms. .. contribute to and reinforce incarceration in neighborhoods: the declining economic fortunes of former inmates and the effects on neighborhoods where they tend to reside, resource and relationship strains on families of prisoners that weaken the family’s ability to supervise children, and voter disfranchisement that weakens the political economy of neighborhoods.” Loss of political representation: Most incarcerated drug offenders come from inner-city communities of color, but for purposes of the census they are counted as residents of the upstate, overwhelmingly white counties where they are serving time.

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Ambassadors of Culture: The Transamerican Origins of Latino

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This year, the Thunder has averaged 3,203 fans a game through the first four games of the team's 14-game home schedule, despite a cool, wet spring. Non-Hispanic whites now account for smaller shares of evangelical Protestants, mainline Protestants and Catholics than they did seven years earlier, while Hispanics have grown as a share of all three religious groups. As González-Berry illustrates, the combination of languages used in caló make it comprehensible only to those who use it, as may be seen by the phrase gasofla pá la ranfla —"gas for the car" (p. 306).

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Immigration and Acculturation in Brazil and Argentina:

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GeoLytics was asked to develop a database "Housing/Data Access Tool" (H/DAT), that would allow HUD personnel who need to access these data an easy way to select, process, report, and map these data. Criminologist Alfred Blumstein, the nation’s leading expert on racial disparities in criminal sentencing practices, has concluded that with respect to drug offenses, the much higher arrest and conviction rates for blacks are not related to higher levels of criminal offending, but can only be explained by other factors, including racial bias.

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Hispanic Caribbean Literature of Migration: Narratives of

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Alpaslan, “Thrombomodulin and GFC levels in Legg-Calve-Perthes disease,” Hematology, vol. 13, no. 6, pp. 324–328, 2008. Angie's talk is entitled "The Latinx Files: Pachuquismo, Chicanidad, and the Armadillo Grill," and will take place on Tuesday, 4 October, at 12:30p, in Languages 114. Family (re)unification, in contrast, accounts for about two-thirds of lawful permanent immigration. The 1890 Morrill Land Grant Act provided federal funds to southern states to allow designation of separate land-grant institutions for persons of color.

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