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Mexican ethnic leadership in San Antonio, Texas

Frances Jerome Woods

Mexican ethnic leadership in San Antonio, Texas

by Frances Jerome Woods

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in

    Places:
  • San Antonio (Tex.),
  • Texas,
  • San Antonio.
    • Subjects:
    • Mexican Americans -- Texas -- San Antonio.,
    • Leadership.,
    • San Antonio (Tex.) -- Race relations.,
    • San Antonio (Tex.) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrances Jerome Woods.
      SeriesThe Chicano heritage
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF394.S2 W66 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 134 p. ;
      Number of Pages134
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4874938M
      ISBN 100405095333
      LC Control Number76001623

      The Mexican Cultural Institute at San Antonio, Texas, is the Permanent Cultural Representation of the Mexican Government in this city. This Institute has been linked since its beginnings to the cultural life of San Antonio, and so, one of our main tasks is to ensure the growth and strengthening of such link by promoting a direct and active participation of the community.   Downtown San Antonio Downtown San Antonio is one of the most popular locations in the US for conferences and conventions. The downtown area is very easy to explore by foot as it is small and walkable. It’s filled with Spanish street names, the best authentic Mexican and Tejano food, and Virgen de La Guadalupe statues in almost every building.

      At Texas A&M University - San Antonio, the disparity between men and women on campus is on par with the national average. The undergraduate student body at Texas A&M San Antonio is mostly female. This university is ranked at #1, in male to female diversity nationwide. The undergraduate population is comprised of 2, males and 3, females.   The map shows San Antonio is overwhelmingly Hispanic (63% to be exact) but has pockets of white, black and Asian communities. For example, Alamo Heights, Terrell Hills and Olmos Park have a large Author: Kolten Parker.

      This is a study of how paternal race relations in San Antonio contributed to the rise of accommodation-minded African American leaders whose successful manipulation of the political and ethnic divisions provided goods, services and sustained voting rights during a period when African Americans throughout the South had lost such privileges. The unique demography of . In the mids, San Antonio, Texas, was a segregated city governed by an entrenched Anglo social and business elite. The Mexican American barrios of the west and south sides were characterized by substandard housing and experienced .


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