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Author Rodriguez, Ralph E. (Ralph Edward), 1965-

Title Brown gumshoes [electronic resource] : detective fiction and the search for Chicana/o identity / by Ralph E. Rodriguez.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 183 p.
Series History, culture, and society series
History, culture, and society series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [161]-173) and index.
Contents Rolando Hinojosa's KCDT series : instrumental rationality and the advance of late capitalism in Belken County -- Michael Nava's Henry Rios series : you can't step in the same ro twice -- Lucha Corpi's Gloria Damasco series : detecting cultural memory and Chicanidad -- Manuel Ramos's Luis Montez series : aquian soy yo? crises of identity and culture -- Rudolfo Anaya's Sonny Baca series : governing the self in a sea of change.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Detective and mystery stories, American -- History and criticism.
American fiction -- Mexican American authors -- History and criticism.
Mexican Americans -- Intellectual life.
Mexican Americans in literature.
Group identity in literature.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0292706960 (alk. paper)
0292712553 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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