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By Kevin Johnson

ISBN-10: 1566396506

ISBN-13: 9781566396509

ISBN-10: 1566396514

ISBN-13: 9781566396516

This compelling account of racial id takes a detailed examine the query 'Who is a Latino?' and determines the place individuals of combined Anglo-Latino historical past healthy into the racial dynamics of the USA. The son of a Mexican-American mom and an Anglo father, Kevin Johnson has spent his lifestyles within the borderlands among racial identities. during this insightful e-book, he makes use of his studies as a combined Latino-Anglo to ascertain problems with variety, assimilation, race family members, and affirmative motion in modern usa. Kevin R. Johnson is Professor of legislations on the collage of California, Davis. he's writer of a few legislation evaluate articles on civil process, civil rights, race family members, immigration legislations, and refugee law.

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