xi, 332 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
9781469614137 cloth alkaline paper 1469614138 cloth alkaline paper 9781469614144 (ebook)
Justice, power, and politics.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-307) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Puerto Ricans, race, and ethnicity in postwar New York City We were walking on egg shells: Puerto Rican and Black workers' political dissent in the International Ladies Garment Workers' Union From social reform to political organizing: building a new consciousness of resistance If you have a Black Numero Uno, let's have a Puerto Rican Numero Dos: building Puerto Rican and Black political power through the war on poverty From racial integration to community control: the struggle for quality education The breaking of a coalition: institutionalizing power and the remaking of a Hispanic identity.
KFX2068 .L44 2014
Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press,