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ERIC Number: EJ1017104
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013
Pages: 10
Abstractor: As Provided
Resisting the Dominant Narrative: The Role of Stories in Latina Educational Success
Fujimoto, Maria Oropeza
Journal of the Association of Mexican American Educators, v7 n1 p28-47 2013
This study focuses on how stories influence Latinas' motivation and resiliency toward academic success and how Latina parents support their daughters in resisting racial discrimination. In the spirit of Critical Race Theory, it concludes with a counterstory of hope and possibility about how higher education can create a space for all students to achieve.
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Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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