Contested Images: Women of Color in Popular Culture

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This agency also maintains a Web-based resource of printed materials and videos in Spanish. 55 Clearly, an understanding of the cultural factors influencing the healthcare practices of Mexican American women and their families goes beyond simply identifying cultural traits. We know that health is more than health care, and the Rankings provide all fifty states with county-by-county snapshots to help raise awareness about the many factors -- such as education, employment, community safety, and access to healthy food -- that influence how long and how well we live.

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Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue

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Assessment Tool: Describes competency in terms of four dimensions: attitude, practice, policy, and structure. Impact of increasing carbohydrate intolerance on maternal-fetal outcomes in 3637 women without gestational diabetes. Only about one-in-five (19%) say they most often describe themselves as Asian American or Asian. Last week, Joanne Lynn addressed issues on population health for frail and disabled elders, and suggested the need for an integrator at this life stage. She regularly teaches Puerto Rican Experience in Urban U.

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Dance and the Hollywood Latina: Race, Sex, and Stardom

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In California, Latino or Latina is typically the favored term. Percentage distribution of students enrolled in public elementary and secondary schools, by region and race/ ethnicity: Fall 2013 NOTE: Race categories exclude persons of Hispanic ethnicity. Examines one or more topics of central importance to U. A veritable Latinization of America is taking place in the movies, in food, and in the pop culture. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at PubMed I.

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Reparable Harm: Assessing and Addressing Disparities Faced

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The Department Justice has also acted to ensure that schools are aware of their responsibilities to ensure that students throughout America can attend school in safe and secure environments free from physical threats and discrimination. However, like all entrepreneurs, the Latinos say they want more access to funding -- again we did not ask. In a study of 201 parents of children aged 4 to 17, active commuting (i.e., walking or bicycling) to school was higher in more walkable neighborhoods compared to less walkable neighborhoods (25% vs. 11%) (37).

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Remixing Reggaetón: The Cultural Politics of Race in Puerto

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Although African Americans may be the most widely dispersed minority group, they are still highly concentrated in southern states (see Figure 5 ). These demographic statistics provide researchers with standardized metrics for comparing populations and assessing extinction risk. By the 1930s, virtually every Japanese American community had its own nihongakko (language school) operated by a church or association. Access the full Libraries Connect Communities 2011-2012 Press Kit.

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Latinization of America: How Hispanics Are Changing the

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Among Mexican American and Puerto Rican American adults, diabetes is twice as common as in non-Hispanic white adults. It classified Mexicans and Mexican Americans as "White". [37] The 1930 US census revoked generic white status for Mexican Americans due to protests among certain parts of the population over a diluted definition of "whiteness." Others explore the roles of individuals, looking at a one-time Panther imprisoned for a murder he did not commit and an FBI agent who monitored the activities of the Panthers’ Oakland branch.

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Just Like Us: The True Story of Four Mexican Girls Coming of

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America's Health Literacy: Why We Need Accessible Health Information. W55 2009: In this provocative contribution to the American discourse on race, the newest book of the Issues of Our Time series edited by Henry Louis Gates Jr., William Julius Wilson applies an exciting new analytic framework to three politically fraught social problems: the persistence of the inner-city ghetto, the plight of low-skilled black males, and the fragmentation of the African American family.

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Collins Q & A: Latino History and Culture: The Ultimate

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Depression is not talked about openly; a person may say, "I am sad" (triste). · Eating well and drinking fruit juices are common health promotion practices. Thus, increasing Native American employment is necessary for addressing Native American poverty, and is a foundational step toward building Native American wealth. Included are the little-known preface that Douglass wrotein 1846 for the second Irish edition; a public exchange of letters between A. Mexican Americans also had higher unemployment rates, higher poverty, and less access to adequate housing.

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We Won't Back Down: Severita Lara's Rise from Student Leader

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Monograph: Volume II of the series describes programs that utilize principles of cultural competence in serving children/families of color, provides an analysis of crosscutting issues, and makes suggestions and recommendations for future directions. Cardiac arrest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation outcome reports: update and simplification of the Utstein templates for resuscitation registries: a statement for healthcare professionals from a task force of the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (American Heart Association, European Resuscitation Council, Australian Resuscitation Council, New Zealand Resuscitation Council, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, InterAmerican Heart Foundation, Resuscitation Councils of Southern Africa).

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The Literatures of the U.S.-Mexican War

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This is very much worth your time to look. Prerequisite(s): Junior standing or above. 433 Latin American Migration to the U. Only 31,000 Mexicans migrated to the United States in the first decade of the twentieth century, but the next two ten-year periods manifested markedly higher numbers, especially from 1920 to 1929, when almost 500,000 people of Mexican ancestry entered the country. HUD is also pursuing an initiative to improve access to housing services for persons with limited English proficiency (LEP) (see Executive Order 13166, issued August 11, 2000).

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