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ERIC Number: EJ623777
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-1523-5882
"Chicano Empowerment and Bilingual Education: Movimiento Politics in Crystal City, Texas," by A. Trujillo (1998). Book Review.
Valenzuela, Angela
Bilingual Research Journal, v24 n1-2 p207-12 Win-Spr 2000
Reviews a book that analyzes the 1970s political takeover of the Crystal City (Texas) school board, city council, and county offices by radical Chicano activists; district-wide establishment of maintenance bilingual education; internal and community divisions that followed; and eventual abandonment of the innovative programs. Points out the links between bilingual education and consciousness raising, critical thinking, and community empowerment. (TD)
Publication Type: Book/Product Reviews; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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