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Author Farr, Marcia.

Title Rancheros in Chicagoacán [electronic resource] : language and identity in a transnational community / Marcia Farr.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 312 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-301) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Of ranchos and rancheros : the historical context -- The spatial context : San Juanico, Illinois, and Chicago, Michoacán -- The social context of la familia : work, education, religion, and language -- Rethinking mestizaje : racial discourse among rancheros -- Franqueza and the individualist ideology of progress -- Social order among rancheros : equality and reciprocity, hierarchy and respeto -- Relajo as (framed) disorder : the carnivalesque in talk -- Conclusion.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Anthropological linguistics -- Mexico.
Anthropological linguistics -- United States.
Mexican Americans -- Languages.
Spanish language -- Social aspects -- Mexico.
Group identity.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0292713460 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292714831 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780292713468 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780292714830 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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