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Racism on Trial

The Chicano Fight for Justice

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674016293

Publication Date: 09/01/2004

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336 pages

21 halftones and 1 line illustration in a 16 page insert, 2 tables

Belknap Press

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  • Prologue
  • I. Litigating Mexican Identity
    • 1. The Chicano Movement Cases
    • 2. Proving Mexicans Exist
    • 3. The Mexican Race in East L.A.
  • II. Common Sense and Legal Violence
    • 4. Judges and Intentional Racism
    • 5. Race and Racism as Common Sense
    • 6. Law Enforcement and Legal Violence
  • III. The Chicano Race
    • 7. The Chicano Movement and the East L.A. Thirteen
    • 8. From Young Citizens to Brown Berets
    • 9. Inventing Chicanos
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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