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Author Watt, Alan J., 1956-

Title Farm workers and the churches [electronic resource] : the movement in California and Texas / Alan J. Watt.

Imprint College Station : Texas A&M University Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description ix, 252 p. : ill.
Series Fronteras series ; no. 8
Fronteras series ; no. 8.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [223]-242) and index.
Contents California -- The church, home missions, and farm labor in California, 1920-40 -- From service to advocacy, 1940-64 -- Religion and La Causa in California, 1962-70 -- Texas -- Churches, Mexicans, and farm labor in Texas, 1930-60 -- The church and the farm worker movement in south Texas, 1966-69.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Chavez, Cesar, 1927-1993.
National Farm Workers Association -- History.
United Farm Workers Organizing Committee -- History.
United Farm Workers -- History.
Church work with migrant labor -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Church work with migrant labor -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Solidarity -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Church and social problems -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Church and social problems -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers -- California -- History -- 20th century.
Mexican American migrant agricultural laborers -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
California -- Church history -- 20th century.
Texas -- Church history -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9781603441742 (cloth : alk. paper)
1603441743 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781603441933 (pbk : alk. paper)
160344193X (pbk : alk. paper)
9781603443395 (e-book)

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