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ERIC Number: EJ547603
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0748-8475
The Chicana/o Generation and the Horatio Alger Myth.
Cuadraz, Gloria Holguin
Thought & Action, v13 n1 p103-20 Spr 1997
Compares two groups of Mexican Americans with high social standing and educational achievements, but opposing world views: a small group of conservative thinkers who oppose affirmative action and believe mobility in American society devolves from individual merit, and the 1960s Chicana/o political generation, which has gained no prominence in the public debate on affirmative action or social justice. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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