ERIC Number: EJ627198
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
South by Southwest: Mexican Americans and Segregated Schooling, 1900-1950.
Ruiz, Vicki L.
OAH Magazine of History, v15 n2 p23-27 Win 2001
Addresses school segregation and Mexican Americans, delineating the institutional nature of segregation "for the cause of Americanization." Discusses "Alvarez v. Lemon Grove School District" and "Mendez v. Westminster," two important legal challenges by Mexican American parents on behalf of their children. Includes a bibliography. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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