Beyond El Barrio: Everyday Life in Latina/o America

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At Canaan's Edge portrays King at the height of his moral power even as his worldly power is waning. The English version and the subtitled version also include an abridged program (13 min.) along with program extracts (4 min.). 2005. 43 min. You might want to read some more of these posts...because you'll find there are posters ridiculing people like *you*. Compliance, which is a synonym for adherence, suggests a process in which dutiful patients passively follow the advice of their providers and is sometimes substituted with the word adherence as the trend moves toward patient-centered care.

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Grandma's Records

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Of those complaints, 3,472 were based on race and 860 were based on national origin discrimination against Hispanics. Legislative Acts of the USSR: Book four, 1951-1983. (1984). In 2011, less than 30% of Hispanic students graduated from high school, and less than 4% earned advanced college degrees. Tales of the young wizard instill empathy, a study finds By Bret Stetka on September 9, 2014 Mudbloods are people too Credit: Thinkstock As the familiar story goes, not long ago there was an orphan who on his 11th birthday discovered he had a gift that set him apart from his preteen peers.

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Urban Leviathan: Mexico City in the Twentieth Century

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Hispanics have also been the victims of violence associated with racial profiling. Let's examine Americans' perceptions of the intelligence of whites and blacks. Diabetes increases ischemic stroke incidence at all ages, but this risk is most prominent before age 55 in African Americans and before age 65 in whites. 95 Compared with white women, black women have a 138% higher rate of ambulatory medical care visits for diabetes. 268 Based on data from the CDC Diabetes Surveillance System, 1997–2000: –In 2000, the age-standardized prevalence of any self-reported cardiovascular condition among persons with diabetes age 35 and older was 37.5% for white men, 32.2% for white women, 31.4% for black men, 34.0% for black women, 23.9% for Hispanic men and 22.9% for Hispanic women. –In 2000, the self-reported prevalence of any cardiovascular condition was 28.8 per 100 diabetic population among persons ages 35–64, 45.7 per 100 diabetic population among persons ages 65–74, and 53.5 per 100 diabetic population among persons age 75 and older. –In 2000, among persons with diabetes age 35 and older, 37.2% reported being diagnosed with a cardiovascular condition, (ie, CHD, stroke or other cardiovascular condition). –In 2000, among persons with diabetes age 35 and older, the age-standardized prevalence of self-reported CHD, angina or heart attack, was almost 3 times that of self-reported stroke (22.1% versus 8.0%). –In 2000, 4.4 million persons age 35 and older with diabetes reported being diagnosed with a cardiovascular condition, 2.9 million were diagnosed with CHD (ie, self-reported CHD, angina or heart attack) and 1.1 million reported being diagnosed with a stroke. –Approximately one-third of adults with diabetes received all 5 interventions recommended for comprehensive diabetes care in 2001.

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Fútbol (The Ilan Stavans Library of Latino Civilization)

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The car filled with young black men was stopped by the police several times; the white group was not stopped once, despite observing police cars in their immediate area on no less than 16 separate occasions during the evening. Asians recently passed Hispanics as the largest group of new immigrants to the United States. In contrast to central New Spain, coastal colonists found little mineral wealth.

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Madre: Perilous Journeys with a Spanish Noun

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As segregated facilities have slowly diminished over time, Mexican Americans who have entered integrated schools have often been classified as "learning disabled" because of linguistic deficiencies or inadequate academic preparation afforded by their previous learning institutions. Their advertisements routinely feature light-skinned models in campaigns designed to target a Latino population that is distinctly heterogeneous. Kohn concluded that research fails to demonstrate homework's effectiveness as an instructional tool and recommended changing the “default state” from an expectation that homework will be assigned to an expectation that homework will not be assigned.

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Latinos in Libraries, Museums, and Archives: Cultural

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Whites supported Republican candidate Bob Dole over Clinton by 3 percentage points (46 percent to 43 percent). Vásquez cites two studies (Gándara and Avery) of the 1980s on "high-achieving" Chicanas that suggest a dilemma of a different dimension for these women when set in the context of Mexican American social history in the United States. The vitality of the Harlem Renaissance served as a generative force for all New York--and the nation. To make the reporting more powerful we also added a mapping component that displays the various geographic levels.

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Hispanic Spaces, Latino Places: Community and Cultural

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Scientists study a population by examining how individuals in that population interact with each other and how the population as a whole interacts with its environment. The Department employs several strategies, including civil rights enforcement, public education, and strategic partnerships. S. [41] In the past, Mexicans were legally considered "White" because either they were accepted as being of Spanish ancestry, or because of early treaty obligations to Spaniards and Mexicans that conferred citizenship status to Mexican peoples before the American Civil War.

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The Silver Cradle

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Website: The mission of the National Center for Cultural Competence (NCCC) is to increase the capacity of health and mental health programs to design implement, and evaluate culturally and linguistically competent service delivery systems. Screening instruments for alcohol problems: A comparison of cut points between Mexican American and Mexican patients in the emergency room. Among eighth graders in 1996, 27 percent of white and Asian students were taking algebra, compared with 20 percent of black and Hispanic students and 14 percent of American Indian students.

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Intimacy Across Borders: Race, Religion, and Migration in

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Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2003 Aug 15. 109(2):160-5. [Medline]. Hector V., a Hispanic man of fifty-two, suffered from a physical disability. According to the National Conference of Black Mayors, there were 542 Black mayors in the U. After falling from 20% to 5% between 1872 and 1990, the share of self-described pretos edged up in the past quarter-century, to 8%. During the last 5 years, mainstreaming increased 10 percent. Source: NMHC tabulations of 2015 American Community Survey microdata.” with “2015 American Community Survey, 1-Year Estimates, US Census Bureau.

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Rethinking the Borderlands: Between Chicano Culture and

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Affirmative Action and Diversity Project: A Web Page for Research Homepage for the Affirmative Action and Diversity Project (large, well-organized set of pages with links and info designed to present "diverse opinions regarding Affirmative Action topics. These factors constitute necessary but not sufficient conditions to achieve good health outcomes. Mining was revitalized and foreign trade increased.

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