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Title Continental crossroads : remapping U.S.-Mexico borderlands history / edited by Samuel Truett and Elliott Young
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 344 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series American encounters/global interactions
American encounters/global interactions.
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents Frontier legacies -- Finding the balance: Béxar in Mexican/Indian relations / Raúl Ramos -- Fathers of the Pueblo: patriarchy and power in Mexican California, 1800-1880 / Louise Pubols -- Borderland stories -- Race, agency, and memory in a Baja California Mission / Bárbara O. Reyes -- An expedition and its many tales / Andrés Reséndez -- Imagining alternative modernities: Ignacio Martínez's travel narratives / Elliott Young -- Transnational identities -- At exclusion's Southern Gate: changing categories of race and class among Chinese fronterizos, 1882-1904 / Grace Peña Delgado -- Between North and South: the alternative borderlands of William H. Ellis and the African American colony of 1895 / Karl Jacoby -- Transnational warrior: Emilio Kosterlitzky and the transformation of the U.S.-Mexico borderlands, 1873-1928 / Samuel Truett -- Body Politics -- The Plan de San Diego uprising and the making of the modern Texas-Mexican borderlands / Benjamin Johnson -- Nationalism on the line: masculinity, race, and the creation of the U.S. Border Patrol, 1910-1940 / Alexandra Minna Stern -- Borderlands unbound / Samuel Truett and Elliott Young
Summary Essays explore a transnational vision of the U.S./Mexico borderlands, and analyze this region's race, class, and gender inequalities in historical perspective
Notes "Published in cooperation with the William P. Clements Center for Southwest Studies, Southern Methodist University."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Ethnicity -- Mexican-American Border Region -- History
Etnische groepen.
Sociale geschiedenis.
Ethnic relations.
Ethnische Beziehungen
HISTORY / Latin America / Mexico
HISTORY -- Latin America -- Mexico.
History & Archaeology.
International relations.
Regions & Countries - Americas.
Social conditions
Soziale Situation
United States Local History.
Mexican-American Border Region -- Ethnic relations
Mexican-American Border Region -- Historiography
Mexican-American Border Region -- Social conditions
Mexico -- Relations -- United States.
United States -- Relations -- Mexico.
North America -- Mexican-American Border Region.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Truett, Samuel, 1966- editor.
Young, Elliott, 1967- editor.
LC no. 2004004074
ISBN 0822386321