ERIC Number: ED080224
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Aug
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Aztecas Del Norte: The Chicanos of Aztlan.
Forbes, Jack D.
The purpose of this book is to examine the Indian heritage of the Mexican Americans of the Southwest. It covers Mexican American history from the time of the Aztecs to the present. In the introduction, the Mexican approach to United States history is discussed. Topics covered are: the Tollecayotl and Mexicayotl heritage; the northward movement; Mexicans as second-class Americans in the Southwest; their self-identity; Mexican religion and education; Mexican Americans organizing for the future; and La Raza Unida. Some thoughts expressed originally in the Nahuan language of Nahuatl are given. (NQ)
Descriptors: American Indians, Attitude Change, Bilingualism, Cross Cultural Studies, Cultural Background, Education, Employment, Laborers, Mexican American Education, Mexican American History, Mexican Americans, Organizations (Groups), Religion, Social Change
Education Department, Fawcett Publications, Inc., Greenwich, Conn. 06830 ($0.95)
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