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Author Rosales, Steven, author

Title Soldados razos at war : Chicano politics, identity, and masculinity in the U.S. military from World War II to Vietnam / Steven Rosales
Published Tucson : The University of Arizona Press, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (pages :) : illustrations
Contents List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Northward from Mexico; 2. Al Norte: Mexican Migration to Michigan; 3. World War II and the Mexican American Contribution to the Good War; 4. The Korean War; 5. Aztlán and Vietnam; 6. Making Masculinity in the U.S. Military: Chicano Soldiering, Sexuality, and Manhood; 7. The GI Bill; 8. The Veterans Administration; 9. Transformed Identities and Political Mobilization; Epilogue; Appendix A. Interview Questions; Appendix B. Narrators; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary "This book explores the catalysts that motivated Mexican American youth to enlist from World War II through the Vietnam War"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Citizenship -- United States.
Masculinity -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Mexican American soldiers -- History -- 20th century.
Mexican American soldiers -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Mexican American soldiers -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Armed Forces -- Mexican Americans -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0816536201 (electronic bk.)
9780816536207 (electronic bk.)
(cloth ; alk. paper)