Award-Winning Books: Latino/a Studies

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Language Policy and Identity Politics in the United States

Ronald Schmidt Sr.

296 pages
6 x 9
14 tables

PB: 978-1-56639-755-1 $36.95 Apr 00
HC: 978-1-56639-754-4 $75.50 Apr 00
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0609-5 $36.95 Apr 00

"Best Book Award" from the American Political Science Association Section on Race, Ethnicity and Politics for the category of "Public Policies, Legal and Social Analysis of Racial and Ethnic Politics", 2001

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Las Hermanas

Chicana/Latina Religious-Political Activism in the U.S. Catholic Church

Lara Medina

232 pages
5.5 x 8.25
10 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-483-0 $32.95 Sep 05
HC: 978-1-59213-250-8 $49.50 Jun 04

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2005

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Latinos and the U.S. Political System

Two-Tiered Pluralism

Rodney E. Hero

256 pages
6 x 9


PB: 978-0-87722-910-0 $34.95 Jan 92
HC: 978-0-87722-909-4 $69.95 Jan 92
Ebook: 978-1-4399-0443-5 $34.95

Ralph J. Bunche Award, American Political Science Association, 1993

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Making a Global Immigrant Neighborhood

Brooklyn's Sunset Park

Tarry Hum

300 pages
6 x 9
15 tables, 7 halftones, 1 maps

PB: 978-1-4399-1091-7 $33.95 Jun 14
HC: 978-1-4399-1090-0 $90.50 Jun 14
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1092-4 $33.95 Jun 14

Honorable Mention from the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning's Paul Davidoff Award, 2015

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Mexican American Women Activists

Identity and Resistance in Two Los Angeles Communities

Mary S. Pardo

322 pages
5.5 x 8.25
1 figs., 12 halftones, 1 maps

PB: 978-1-56639-573-1 $32.95 Jun 98
HC: 978-1-56639-572-4 $74.50 Jun 98

Honorable Mention for Outstanding Books Awards, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America, 1999

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The New York Young Lords and the Struggle for Liberation

Darrel Wanzer-Serrano

248 pages
6 x 9
11 figs., 6 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-1203-4 $30.95 Jul 15
HC: 978-1-4399-1202-7 $85.50 Jul 15
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1204-1 $30.95

National Communication Association Critical and Cultural Division Book of the Year 2017

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The Puerto Rican Diaspora

Historical Perspectives

Edited by Carmen Teresa Whalen and Víctor Vázquez-Hernández

320 pages
6 x 9
5 tables, 20 halftones

PB: 978-1-59213-413-7 $30.95 Aug 05
HC: 978-1-59213-412-0 $75.50 Aug 05
Ebook: 978-1-59213-414-4 $30.95 Aug 05

Outstanding Academic Title, Choice, 2006

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The Puerto Rican Movement

Voices from the Diaspora

Edited by Andrès Torres and Josè E. Velázquez

432 pages
6 x 9
15 halftones

PB: 978-1-56639-618-9 $36.95 Jul 98
HC: 978-1-56639-617-2 $69.95 Jul 98

Outstanding Books Award, Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America, 1999

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Seeking Community in a Global City

Guatemalans and Salvadorans in Los Angeles

Nora Hamilton and Norma Stoltz Chinchilla

304 pages
6 x 9
12 tables, 2 figs., 22 halftones, 5 maps

PB: 978-1-56639-868-8 $29.95 Jun 01
HC: 978-1-56639-867-1 $81.50 Jun 01

Best book published in the area of Race/Ethnicity and Foreign Policy/Globalization given by the section on Race, Ethnicity, and Politics of the American Political Science Association, 2002

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Terrorizing Latina/o Immigrants

Race, Gender, and Immigration Politics in the Age of Security

Anna Sampaio

236 pages
6 x 9
1 tables, 1 halftones

PB: 978-1-4399-1286-7 $30.95 Sep 15
HC: 978-1-4399-1285-0 $76.50 Sep 15
Ebook: 978-1-4399-1287-4 $30.95 Sep 15

American Political Science Association's Latino Politics Best Book Prize, 2016