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By Leonard G. Ramirez,Yenelli Flores,Maria Gamboa,Isaura González,Victoria Pérez,Magda Ramirez-Castañeda,Cristina Vital

Overflowing with strong tales of six lady group activists who've lived and labored within the Pilsen local of Chicago, Chicanas of 18th Street unearths the convictions and methods of these organizing for social reform. In chronicling a pivotal second within the heritage of group activism in Chicago, the ladies talk about how schooling, immigration, faith, identification, and acculturation affected the Chicano flow. Chicanas of 18th Street underscores the hierarchies of race, gender, and sophistication whereas stressing the interaction of person and collective values within the improvement of group reform.

 

Highlighting the women's motivations, projects, and stories in politics throughout the Nineteen Sixties and Seventies, those wealthy own bills show the complexity of the Chicano move, conflicts in the flow, and the significance of teatro and cultural expressions to the circulation. additionally certain are very important interactions among contributors of the Chicano move with leftist and nationalist group participants and the impact of alternative activist teams comparable to African americans and Marxists.

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