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Books in the University Library of Columbus
Alma and How She Got Her Name by
Call Number: PZ7.1.M3745 Alm 2018
Publication Date: 2018-04-10
A 2019 Caldecott Honor Book What's in a name? For one little girl, her very long name tells the vibrant story of where she came from - and who she may one day be.If you ask her, Alma Sofia Esperanza José Pura Candela has way too many names: six! How did such a small person wind up with such a large name?
Cultural Foundations and Interventions in Latino/a Mental Health by
Call Number: RC451.5.H57 A33 2017
Publication Date: 2016-07-26
Advancing work to effectively study, understand, and serve the fastest growing U.S. ethnic minority population, this volume explicitly emphasizes the racial and ethnic diversity within this heterogeneous cultural group.
Call Number: PZ7.1.D4988 Isl 2018
Publication Date: 2018-03-13
From New York Times bestseller and Pulitzer Prize winner Junot Díaz comes a debut picture book about the magic of memory and the infinite power of the imagination.
Latino a Thought by
Call Number: E184.S75 V38 2009
Publication Date: 2009-01-16
Latino/a Thought brings together the most important writings that shape Latino consciousness, culture, and activism today. This historical anthology is unique in its presentation of cross cultural writings--especially from Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban writers and political documents--that shape the ideology and experience of U.S. Latinos.
Electronic Books in the University Library of Columbus
Growing Critically Conscious Teachers : A Social Justice Curriculum for Educators of Latino/a Youth by
Publication Date: 2012
To meet the needs of the fast growing numbers of Latino/a English learners, this volume presents an approach to secondary education teacher preparation based on the work of the National Latino/a Education Research and Policy Project (NLERAP). Renowned scholar and educator Angela Valenzuela, together with an impressive roster of contributors, provides a critical framework for educating culturally responsive teachers.
Latino Leaders Speak by
Publication Date: 2017-05-31
This book gathers together the personal stories of national Latino leaders--including former Congressman Henry Bonilla, former Los Angeles mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and journalist Soledad O'Brien--originally presented as part of the Latino Leaders Network Luncheon Series in Washington, DC
Learning to Be Latino by
Publication Date: 2018-08-01
In Learning to Be Latino, sociologist Daisy Verduzco Reyes paints a vivid picture of Latino student life at a liberal arts college, a research university, and a regional public university, outlining students' interactions with one another, with non-Latino peers, and with faculty, administrators, and the outside community.
The New Latino Studies Reader by
Publication Date: 2016-08-23
The New Latino Studies Reader is designed as a contemporary, updated, multifaceted collection of writings that bring to force the exciting, necessary scholarship of the last decades.