The Chicano Worker

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In addition, demographic, geographic, and HIV/STD risk characteristics of sexual partners were determined. A few statewide oral health data exist for some APIA child populations, but no ethnic subgroupings can be assessed. Nearly 90% say they have no interest in looking for a religion that might be right for them. With the full text of articles from over 2,500 publications, and indexing and abstracts from nearly 3,600 publications, this database provides invaluable support for research in all core undergraduate subjects and for cross-disciplinary work.

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Becoming Mestizo: Mestizaje and Self-Identity in Former

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Epidemiological impact in the United States of a tissue-based definition of transient ischemic attack. Impressed by the financial success of films such as Frida and A Day Without a Mexican, a growing number of U. The act also requires the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) in HHS to conduct research to: (1) identify populations for which there are significant disparities in quality, outcomes, cost, or use of healthcare services; (2) identify causes of and barriers to reducing healthcare disparities, by taking into account such factors as socioeconomic status, attitudes toward health, language spoken, extent of education, area and community of residence, and other factors; and (3) conduct research and run demonstration projects to identify, test, and evaluate strategies for reducing or eliminating health disparities.

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Latinas Attempting Suicide: When Cultures, Families, and

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These states may also present an opportunity to improve Native American employment outcomes. The library has from 1930 to the present. In current systematic practice, the designation 'subspecies' is used to indicate an objective degree of microevolutionary divergence 11. However, even when corrected for diabetes, Hispanic mothers tend to have larger newborns. Intravenous iron dextran therapy in patients with iron deficiency and normal renal function who failed to respond to or did not tolerate oral iron supplementation.

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Mongrels, Bastards, Orphans, and Vagabonds: Mexican

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CensusCD 1980 - The complete 1980 Census Long and Short Form date sets. If the definition of hypertension were changed to include those told on two or more occasions, the prevalence of high blood pressure would have been increased to 28.1%, or about 50 million persons in the adult, civilian, noninstitutionalized population of the United States. By contrast, there is a large difference in child status across the two groups of men, with LGBT men about half as likely as other men to have children in the home -- 16% vs. 31%, respectively.

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After the Coup: An Ethnographic Reframing of Guatemala 1954

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Graduate students may also receive financial aid in the form of teaching or research assistantships, including a stipend and a waiver of some or all of the tuition and other fees. Mitchell (6,684 ft or 2,037 meters) near Asheville, North Carolina. Schools can play an important role in the prevention of obesity by teaching and modeling healthful behaviors and complementing efforts at home. One example of the trend to create unique store-brand products is Supervalu's planned introduction early next year of its Carlita line of Hispanic foods. "People want something different and Hispanic food seems to be where the consumer is moving to," Espelien said. "We're trying to get out in front of that."

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Mexican Voices of the Border Region: Mexicans and Mexican

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Minority scholar Juanita Tamayo Lott explains that "minority group status did not derive from a specific race or ethnicity per se, but on the treatment of race and ethnicity to confer a privileged, disadvantaged, or equitable status and to gauge representation and underrepresentation." 14 In 1977, the U. For example, the 2014 survey finds that Christians account for 70.6% of the U. Marketers increasingly are going beyond foreign language TV stations to reach a diverse customer base.

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A History of the British Presence in Chile: From Bloody Mary

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1999. (Chicano Studies Locked Case F869. In the College of Arts and Sciences (COAS), we invite students to explore the world of possibilities. No credit toward any major or minor program in Spanish. S. mainland, but food producers throughout Puerto Rico now are recognizing the economic potential of this growing market on the mainland. His critically acclaimed books, high-profile media interviews, and year-round speaking schedule have established him as a leading voice for racial equity.

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The Last Supper of Chicano Heroes: Selected Works of José

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In fact, consistent with other studies, the Success for All researchers found good outcomes for Spanish-speaking students in their regular English curriculum but superior outcomes using their bilingual curriculum (Slavin & Cheung, 2005). Customers walking into Banco Independiente in McKinney, a branch of that city's Independent Bank, will find marigold-colored walls, bowls of Mexican candies and a children's play corner. The ability to read and speak Spanish allows you to communicate in one of the major languages of international business and finance and with the NAFTA agreement between the United States, Canada and Mexico, Spanish has become even that much more essential in the world of international commerce.

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The Cubans of Union City: Immigrants and Exiles in a New

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S. 244 (2003), the Court recognized a compelling interest that permits the limited consideration of race to attain a genuinely diverse student body, including a critical mass of minority students, at universities and graduate schools. This idea of politics has a history, too, and its presence has waxed and waned through the ages.... Neither race nor ethnicity is a criterion in access to courts or other tribunals, the selection of jurors, or the provision of counsel for the indigent.

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They and We: Racial and Ethnic Relations in the United

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The vast racial gap in wealth perpetuates the lower status of minorities. 68 The median net worth of whites including Hispanics is about 10 times that of blacks or Latinos (see Table 6 ). Thus if by “welfare” one only means cash assistance programs, then immigrant use is roughly the same as that of natives. See the press release dated October 14, 2015, New research highlights libraries' expanded roles, the announcement of the release of the 2014 Digital Inclusion Survey National Report, which caps two decades of research on public libraries and the internet (see Libraries Connect Communities: Public Library Funding and Technology Access Study (PLFTAS) below) and the expanded roles libraries are playing in their communities.

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