They called them greasers : Anglo attitudes toward Mexicans in Texas, 1821-1900 (Book, 1983) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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They called them greasers : Anglo attitudes toward Mexicans in Texas, 1821-1900

They called them greasers : Anglo attitudes toward Mexicans in Texas, 1821-1900

Author: Arnoldo De León
Publisher: Austin : University of Texas Press, 1983
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This seminal work in the historical literature of race relations in Texas examines the attitudes of whites toward Mexicans in nineteenth-century Texas.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arnoldo De León
ISBN: 0292703635 9780292703636 0292780540 9780292780545
OCLC Number: 476408870
Description: xii, 153 s. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: PrefaceA Note on Terminology1. Initial Contacts: Redeeming Texas from Mexicans, 1821-1836 2. Niggers, Redskins, and Greasers: Tejano Mixed-Bloods in a White Racial State3. An Indolent People4. Defective Morality5. Disloyalty and Subversion6. Leyendas Negras7. Frontier "Democracy" and Tejanos-the Antebellum Period8. Frontier "Democracy" and Tejanos-the Postbellum Periodg. Epilogue: "Not the White Man's EqualNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: by Arnoldo De León
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"This well-written, comprehensive account of Anglo-American stereotypes of Mexicans in nineteenth-century Texas makes for interesting reading... As the author notes, the heritage of the past still Read more...

 
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