ERIC Number: ED400215
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Las Mujeres: Mexican American/Chicana Women. Photographs and Biographies of Seventeen Women from the Spanish Colonial Period to the Present. Revised Edition.
This booklet presents the lives of 17 Mexican American women and institutions that have made significant contributions to Mexican society from past to present day culture. The biographies cover the following women and institutions: Eulalia Arrila de Perez, Dona Maria del Carmen Calvillo, Jovita Idar, Maria Hernandez, Alicia Dickerson Montemayor, Luisa Moreno, Concha Ortiz y Pino de Kleven, Mutual Aid Societies, "Rosita the Riveter," Women on the Mexico/United States Frontier, Romana Acosta Banuelos, Dolores Huerta, Mercedes Lopez, Martha Cotera, Maria Varela, Vilma Martinez, and Judith Baca. A 13-item list of related resources concludes the text. (JAG)
Descriptors: Females, Foreign Countries, Mexican Americans, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Womens History, Womens Studies
National Women's History Project, 7738 Bell Rd., Windsor, CA 95492.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Multilingual/Bilingual Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Women's History Project, Windsor, CA.
Identifiers - Location: Mexico