Table of contents for The Oxford encyclopedia of Latinos and Latinas in the United States / Suzanne Oboler and Deena J. González, editors in chief.

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A
Acequias	
Acosta, Iv n	
Acosta, Oscar "Zeta"	
Actors and Actresses
	Sidebar: Oscars
Acuña, Rodolfo	
Ad l	
Adobe	
Adolescence	
Adoption	
Advertising and Marketing	
Affirmative Action	
Africa and Latinos and Latinas	
Afro-Latinos	
Agosín, Marjorie	
Agriculture and Agribusiness	
Agroecology	
Aguilar, Laura	
Aid to Families with Dependent Children	
Alabados and Alabanzas	
Alabama
Alamo	
Alarcón, Norma	
Alaska	
Albizu Campos, Pedro	
Alcoholism	
Alexander v. Sandoval	
Alfaro, Luis	
Alfonzo, Carlos	
Alianza Dominicana	
Allende, Isabel	
Almanza, Susana	
Almaraz, Carlos	
Altares
Alurista	
Alvarez, Julia	
American G.I. Forum	
Americanization	
Amnesty Movement	
Anaya, Rudolfo	
Anthony, Marc	
Anzaldúa, Gloria	
Architecture	
Areíto	
Arenas, Reinaldo	
Arizona	
Arkansas
Arnaz, Desi	
Art, Chicano	
Art, Cuban American	
Art, Dominican	
Art, Puerto Rican	
Asian Latinos	
ASPIRA	
ASPIRA Consent Decree	
Assimilation and Acculturation	
Asthma	
Azaceta, Luis Cruz	
Aztl n
B	
Baca, Judy	
Bachata	
Baez, Joan	
Ballot Propositions 187, 209, and 227	
Balmaseda, Liz	
Balseros	
Banda	
Barraza, Santa	
Barrera, Aída
Barretto, Ray	
Barrios	
		Sidebar: Tiendita	
Baseball	
Bautizo	
Bauz , Mario	
Bay of Pigs	
Beans	
Bencastro, Mario	
Bilingual Education	
Bilingual Education Act	
Bilingualism and Biculturalism	
Bilingual Teacher Training	
Birth Defects	
Bisexuality	
Black-Latino Relations	
Blades, Rubén	
Blanqueamiento	
Bomba	
Bonilla, Frank	
Border, The	
Border Art	
Border Industrialization Program	
Border Patrol	
Boricua College
Bot nicas	
Bracero Program	
Brazilians	
Break Dancing	
Breast Cancer	
Brigada Antonio Maceo	
Brown Berets	
Brujería	
Burciaga, José Antonio	
Burgos, Julia de	
Business	
Buzio, Lidya
C	
Cabrera, Lydia	
Califano v. Torres	
California	
Calle Ocho	
Caló	
Camnitzer, Luis	
Campaign for a Just Transition	
Cananea Miners' Strike
Cannery Workers	
Cantinflas	
Cantú, Norma V.	
Capetillo, Luisa	
CARA Exhibition	
Carrascolendas	
CASA HGT	
Casal, Lourdes	
Castillo, Ana	
Castillo, Aurora	
Castro, Fidel	
Catholicism	
Census	
Center for Latino Initiatives	
Central Americans
		Sidebar: Casa Guatemala
		Sidebar: Grupo Maya	
Centro Cultural de la Raza	
Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños	
Cervantes, Lorna Dee	
Chacón, Juan	
Ch vez, Angélico	
Ch vez, César	
Ch vez, Denise	
Ch vez, Helen	
Chavez, Linda	
Chavez Ravine	
Chicago	
Chicano/a Movement	
Chicano Park San Diego	
Chicanos and Chicanas	
Chico and the Man	
Children in the Juvenile Justice System	
Children's Books	
Chimayó	
Chistes	
Cholos and Cholas	
Choteo	
Cinco de Mayo	
Cisneros, Henry G.	
Cisneros, Sandra	
Citizenship	
Civil Rights Act (1964)	
Clemente, Roberto	
Coalition for Justice in the Maquiladoras	
Coalition of Guatemalan Immigrants in the U.S. 	
		Sidebar: Centro Tecun Uman 	
		Sidebar: Fraternidades Guatemaltecas 	
		Sidebar: Guatemalan Unity Information Association 	
Code-switching	
COINTELPRO	
Colón, Jesús	
Colón, Miriam	
Colón, Willie	
Colonias	
Colorado	
Colorado Acequia Association	
Comedy and Humor	
Comisión Femenil Mexicana Nacional	
Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador	
Communities Organized for Public Services	
Commuter Nation	
Congreso Mexicanista	
Congressional Hispanic Caucus	
Conjunto	
Connecticut	
Conquistadora, La	
Coors Boycott	
Corona, Bert	
Corpi, Lucha	
Corretjer, Juan Antonio	
Corridos	
Cortez, Ernesto, Jr.	
Cortez, Gregório	
Cortina, Juan	
Costureras and Sastres	
Cotera, Marta	
Criminal Justice System	
Critical Race Theory and Lat Crit Theory	
Crusade for Justice
Cruz, Celia	
Cruz, Migdalia	
Cruz, Nilo	
Cuban Communities Abroad Project	
Cuban American Committee	
Cuban American National Foundation/PAC	
Cuban Americans	
Cuban American Writers	
Cuban Committee for Democracy
Cuban Democracy Act of 1992	
Cuban Embargo	
Cuban Political Prisoners	
Cuban Research Institute	
Cuban War of Independence	
Cuisine	
Culebra Coalition	
Cultural Landscapes	
Culture Clash	
Cumbia	
Curanderismo
D	
D'Rivera, Paquito	
Dance and Dance Forms	
De Argüello v. United States	
Decade of the Hispanic	
Delaware	
Demographics	
Deportation Cases and Legislation	
Deportations of Mexican-Origin People in the United States	
Detainees, Cuban	
Diabetes	
Dia de los Muertos	
Díaz, Junot	
Dichos	
District of Columbia	
D'León, Oscar	
DLG	
Documentaries and Nonfiction	
Domestic Workers	
Dominican American National Roundtable	
Dominican Day Parade
Dominican Home Country Project	
Dominican Invasion of 1965	
Dominicans	
Dominican Studies Institute	
Dominican Writers in the United States	
Downes v. Bidwell	
D.Q. University-Davis	
DREAM Act	
Dropouts and Retention	
Drug Abuse	
Drugs	
Dual Nationality
E	
East Los Angeles	
East Los Angeles Community Union	
Ecological Ethics	
Education	
		Sidebar: Assessment and Pedagogy 	
Elizondo, Hector	
El Vez	
Employment Discrimination	
Encuentro Femenil	
English as a Second Language	
Entertainment Industry	
Environmental Equity	
Environmental Impact Studies	
Environmental Justice	
Environmental Justice and Latinas	
Environmental Justice Networks	
Environmental Knowledge, Traditional	
Environmental Protection Agency	
Environmental Racism	
Environmental Risk Assessment	
Espada, Martín	
Espaillat, Rhina	
Esperanza Peace and Justice Center	
Espiritismo	
Essayists	
Estado Libre Asociado de Puerto Rico	
Estefan, Emilio, Jr.	
Esteves, Sandra María
Executive Order 12898	
Exilio
F
Familia	
Family Planning	
Fania All Stars	
Farming, Latinoization of	
Farm Labor Organizing Committee	
Farmworker Network for Economic and Environmental Justice	
Fashion	
Felix, Diane	
Female-headed Households	
Fern ndez, Roberto	
Ferré, Rosario	
Festivals	
Film	
Film Producers	
First Nations and Mexican-Origin People	
Florida	
Folklore	
Food and Literature	
Foraker Act	
Forced Sterilization	
Fornés, Maria Irene
G	
Galarza, Ernesto	
Gallegos, Joseph C.	
Gamboa, Harry, Jr.	
Games	
Ganados del Valle	
Gandert, Miguel	
Gangs	
García, Cristina	
García, Hector Pérez	
García, Rupert	
Garífuna	
Garment Industry	
Gaspar de Alba, Alicia	
Gauna, Jeanne	
Gays	
Genetic Sciences	
Georgia	
Gilb, Dagoberto	
Gil de Montes, Roberto	
Global Cities and Processes	
Globalization and Transnationalism	
Gloria Estefan and the Miami Sound Machine	
Goldemberg, Isaac	
Gómez Peña, Guillermo	
Gonz les, Rodolfo Corky	
Gonzales-Day, Ken	
Gonzales, Alberto	
Gonz lez, Eli n	
Gonz lez, Henry B.	
Gonz lez, Jerry and Andy	
Gonz lez, José Luis	
Gonz lez, Jovita	
Gonz lez, Juan	
Gonzalez-Torres, Felix	
Gorras Blancas, Las	
Graffiti	
Gran Combo de Puerto Rico, El	
Green Card	
Grever, María	
Gronk	
Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center	
Guant namo Bay	
Guatemalan Human Rights Commission/USA	
Guerra, Juan Luis	
Guerrero, Lalo	
Guerrero-Cruz, Dolores	
Guevara, Ernesto "Che"	
Gutiérrez, José Angel	
Gutierrez, Juana	
Gutiérrez, Luis	
Guzm n, Pablo	
Gwin Commission
H	
Haciendas	
Harlow, Larry	
Harris v. Rosario	
Hawaii	
Hayworth, Rita	
Health	
Health, Children's	
Health Care Access	
Helms-Burton Act	
Hermita de la Caridad	
Hern ndez, Ester	
Hern ndez, Rafael	
Hern ndez v. Texas (1954)	
Higher Education	
		Sidebar: Hispanic Serving Institutions 	
High School Blow Outs	
Hijuelos, Oscar	
Hinojosa, María	
Hinojosa, Rolando	
Hinojosa, Tish	
Hip-Hop	
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities	
Hispanic Heritage Month	
HIV and AIDS	
Hollywood, Latinas in	
Hometown Associations	
Hopwood v. State of Texas	
Hostos Community College	
Housing	
Huerta, Dolores	
Hypertension	
Hypertext
I	
Idaho	
Ilegales, Los	
Illinois	
Immigrant Children	
Immigrant Incorporation into U.S. Society	
Immigration	
Immigration and Naturalization Service	
Immigration Museum, El Paso	
Immigration Policy, Twentieth Century	
Immigration Policy and Border Control: Post-September 11	
Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986	
Incest	
Independent Hospital Workers Union 1199	
Indiana	
Indian Camp Dam	
Indians, South American
Inditas, Las	
Indocumentados	
Indo-Latino	
Industrial Workers of the World	
In Laak' Teech	
		Sidebar: Implications of a Typical Maya Greeting for Latinos and Latinas 	
In Re: Rodriguez	
Institute for Cuban Studies	
Institute for Puerto Rican Policy	
Insular Cases	
INTAR	
Intel	
Intercultural Development and Research Association	
Internal Colonialism	
Internalized Racism	
International Indian Treaty Council	
		Sidebar: International Indian Treaty Council and the Mexican War	
Internet	
Inter-University Program for Latino Research	
Iowa	
Islam	
Islamic Right of Thirst	
Islas, Arturo
J	
Jaar, Alfredo	
Jaramillo, Cleofas	
Jaramillo, Pedrito	
Jaripeo	
Jewish Latin American Immigration to the United States	
Jewish Latinos and Latinas	
Jim Crow	
Jiménez, Flaco	
Jiménez, Luis	
Jiménez, Santiago	
Jones Act	
Juarez-Lincoln University
Juarez Murders	
Julian Samora Research Institute
Justice for Janitors
K	
Kansas	
Katz, Leandro	
Kentucky	
Kid Frost	
L
Labor and Labor Strikes	
Labor/Community Strategy Center	
Labor Markets, Informal	
Land Grants	
Land Rights Council, San Luis, Colorado	
Language and Identity	
Language Rights	
La Paz Agreement	
La Raza Unida Party	
Latina Elected Officials	
Latina Labor and Community Organizers	
Latin American Writers Institute	
Latina Musicians	
Latinas and Intimate Partner Violence	
Latinas' Bodies
Latinas in Politics	
Latina Workers	
Latin Grammys	
Latinidades	
Latin Jazz	
Latino	
Latino Identities and Ethnicities	
Latino March on Washington	
Latino Research and Policy Center, Denver	
Latino Rap	
Latino USA	
Latin Women's Collective	
Laviera, Tato	
Lavoé, Hector	
Laws of the Indies	
League of United Latin American Citizens	
Leal, Teresa	
Lebrón, Lolita	
Lecuona, Ernesto	
Leguizamo, John
Lemon Grove Incident	
Lesbian Feminist Separatism	
Lesbian Performers and Comediennes	
Lesbians	
Ley de las Siete Partidas	
Leyes de Castas	
Liberation Theology	
Life Cycles	
Liga de Instruccion, La	
Liga Femenil Mexicanista, La	
Limón, Graciela	
Literacy	
Literary Criticism and Theory	
Literature	
Little Havana	
Little Joe y La Familia	
Llorona, La	
Lobato v. Taylor	
Lobos, Los	
Locally Unwanted Land Uses	
Loisaida	
Lomas Garza, Carmen	
López, Alma	
López, Felix	
López, Jennifer	
López, Yolanda	
Lopez v. Seccombe	
Lopez v. Union Tank Car Co.	
Lotería	
Louisiana	
Lowriders	
Lozano, Rudy	
Luciano, Felipe	
Luj n, Gilbert S nchez	
Lupe, La
M	
Machado v. Goodman Manufacturing Company	
Machismo	
Machito	
Madres del Este de Los Angeles	
Madrid, Arturo
Mafia, La	
Magazines, Commercial	
Magonistas	
Maine	
Malinche, La	
Mambo	
Manifest Destiny	
Manny Oquendo and the Conjunto Libre	
Manrique, Jaime	
Maquiladoras	
Mariachi Music	
Marianismo	
Mari Bras, Juan	
Marielitos	
Marín, Cheech	
Marisol	
M rques, René	
Martell, Esperanza	
Martí, José	
Martín, María	
Martin, Ricky	
Martínez, Antonio José	
Martínez Celaya, Enrique	
Martínez, César	
Martínez, Demetria	
Martínez, Elizabeth	
Martínez, Rubén	
Maryland	
Marz n, Gregório	
M s Canosa, Jorge	
Masculinity	
Massachusetts	
Matachines	
McKinney v. Saviego (1855)	
Meatpacking Industry	
Media	
Media and Latino Identity	
Medicine, Traditional	
Méndez v. Westminster	
Mendieta, Ana	
Mendoza, Lydia	
Mental Health	
Mercado, Ralph	
Merengue	
Mestizaje	
Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund	
Mexican American Cultural Center	
Mexican American Political Association	
Mexican American Youth Organization	
Mexican Consulates	
Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum, Chicago	
Mexican Home Country Projects	
Mexican Museum, San Francisco	
Mexican-Origin People in the United States	
Mexican Revolution	
Michigan	
Midwest Voter Registration Education Project	
Migradólares and Remittances	
Migrant Workers	
Militarization of the Border	
Military	
Minnesota	
Missions and Other Colonial Churches	
Mississippi	
Missouri	
Mitos y Leyendas	
Mohr, Nicholasa	
Molina, Mario	
Montana	
Montoya, Delilah	
Moore, Richard	
Mora, Pat	
Moraga, Cherríe	
Morales, Aurora Levins	
Morales, Iris	
Morales, Ros rio	
Morales, Sylvia	
Moreno, Luisa	
Moreno, Rita	
Mormonism
Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztl n	
Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americano	
Mujeres Activas en Letras y Cambio Social	
Mujer Obrera, La	
Muñoz, Elías Miguel	
Muñoz Marín, Luis	
Murals	
Murieta, Joaquín	
Museo del Barrio	
Museums	
Music, Afro-Caribbean	
Music, Popular	
Music Industry	
Mutualista Organizations	
N
National Association of Hispanic Journalists	
National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials	
National Chicano Moratorium	
National Congress for Puerto Rican Rights	
National Council of La Raza	
National Forests	
National Hispanic Cultural Center of New Mexico	
Native Americans/Mexicanos	
Nava, Gregory	
Nava, Michael
Nebraska	
		Sidebar: Museo Latino 	
Negrophobia	
Nevada	
New Hampshire	
New Jersey	
New Mexico	
New Mexico Acequia Association	
News Networks	
Newspapers, Historical	
New York	
Nicaraguan Organizations	
Noguera, Olga	
Norteño	
North American Free Trade Agreement	
North Carolina
North Dakota	
Nueva Canción	
Nutrition	
Nuyorican Poets Café	
Nuyorican Theater and Poetry
O	
Oaxacalifornia	
Obejas, Achy	
Obledo, Mario	
Ohio	
Oklahoma	
Oliver, Denise	
Ollantay Center for the Arts	
Olmos, Edward James	
Operation Bootstrap/Section 936	
Operation Pedro Pan	
Oregon	
Ortiz Cofer, Judith
P	
Pachucos and Pachucas	
Padilla, Elena	
Painters	
Palmieri, Eddie	
Pantoja, Antonia	
Parades	
Paredes, Américo	
		Sidebar: Mexico, Greater 	
Parque de Dominos	
Parsons, Lucy G.	
Partnoy, Alicia	
Pastorelas and Pastores	
Peña, La	
Peña, Albert, Jr.	
Penitentes	
Pennsylvania	
People Organized in Defense of Earth and Her Resources, Austin	
People Organizing to Demand Environmental and Economic Rights, San Francisco	
People v. de la Guerra	
Pérez, Danilo	
Pérez, Loida Maritza	
Perez, Lourdes	
Pérez, Ramón "Tianguis"
Pérez, Richie	
Pérez, Rosie	
Pérez Prado, D maso	
Performing Arts and Theater	
		Sidebar: Coco Fusco	
Periodicals, Newspapers, and Journals	
Pesticides	
Philanthropy	
Photographers	
Pietri, Pedro	
Pigmentocracy	
Piñatas and Paper Arts	
Pineda, Cecile	
Piñero, Miguel	
Plan de Aztl n	
Plan de Santa Barbara	
Platt Amendment	
Playwrights	
Playwrights, Caribbean	
Plazas	
Plena	
Poetry	
Police	
Political Organizations	
Political Participation	
Political Representation	
Popular Arts and Culture	
Portillo, Lourdes	
Posadas, Las	
Poverty	
Prida, Dolores	
Print Media	
Prisons	
Processions	
Protestantism	
Public Health	
Public Law 600	
Public Policy	
Publishers	
Publishing
Pueblo para el Aire y Agua Limpio, El	
Pueblos	
Puente, Tito	
Puerto Rican Barbie	
Puerto Rican Day Parade	
Puerto Rican Forum	
Puerto Rican Home Country Project
Puerto Rican Independence Movement	
Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund	
Puerto Rican Nationalist Uprising	
Puerto Rican Political Prisoners	
Puerto Rican Revolutionary Organizations	
Puerto Ricans	
Puerto Rican Traveling Theatre	
Puerto Rico, Colonialism in	
Puerto Rico and the Environment	
Puerto Rico Migration Division	
Pureza de Sangre
Q	
Quelites (Lambsquarters)	
¿Que Pasa USA?	
Quinceañera	
Quinn, Anthony
R	
Race and Racialization	
Racial Profiling	
Radio, Spanish-Language	
Rael, Apolinar	
Ramírez, Martín	
Ranchos	
Raya, Marcos	
Rechy, John	
Religion and Spirituality	
Repatriation Programs	
Reproduction and Health	
Research Centers	
Resolana	
Resurrection Blvd.	
Rhode Island	
Riparian Long-Lot	
Rivera, Edward	
Rivera, Louis Reyes
Rivera, Tom s	
Rock en Español	
Rock Music	
Rodríguez, Luis J.	
Rodriguez, Richard	
Romero, Frank	
Ros-Lehtinin, Ileana	
Roybal, Edward	
Ruiz de Burton, María Amparo	
Rural America
S	
S bado Gigante	
S enz, Diana	
Saints and Border Saints	
Salazar, Rubén	
Salinas, Raúl	
Salsa	
Samora, Juli n	
S nchez, Graciela	
S nchez, Luis Rafael	
S nchez, Ricardo	
S nchez v. United States	
Sanctuary Movement	
Sandoval, Arturo	
San Luis People's Ditch	
Santa Fe Style	
Santamaría, Mongo
Santana	
Santería	
		Sidebar: Ocha Shrine 	
Santeros and Santeras	
Santiago, Esmeralda	
Schomburg, Arturo	
School of the Americas	
Schools, Parochial	
Schools, Public	
Scientific Racism	
Sculptors	
Second Generation	
Selena	
Self-Help Graphics
Seniors	
Señor de los Milagros	
Sepúlveda, Emma	
Serros, Michele	
Sexual Abuse	
Sexuality	
Sex Workers	
Shakira	
Silva, Chelo	
Sin Fronteras	
16 de Septiembre	
Sleepy Lagoon Trial	
Social and Public Art Research Center	
Social Movements	
Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science	
Socio-Economic Profile	
Soldaderas	
Sonny and the Sunliners	
Soto, Gary	
Soto, Pedro Juan	
South Americans	
South Carolina	
South Dakota	
Southwest Hispanic Research Institute	
Southwest Network for Environmental and Economic Justice	
SouthWest Organizing Project	
Southwest Workers Union	
Southwest Voter Registration Education Project	
Spanglish	
Spanish Harlem	
Spanish International Network	
Spanish-Speaking Unity Council	
Stereotypes	
Student Movements	
Su rez, Virgil	
Summit of the Americas	
Sustainable Development	
Svich, Caridad
T	
Tafolla, Carmen	
Taller Puertorriqueño
Taos Valley Acequia Association	
Tatuajes	
Taylor, Sheila Ortiz	
Teatro Campesino	
Teatro de las Chicanas	
Teatro Nacional de Aztl n	
Teenage Pregnancy	
Telenovelas	
Television, Spanish-Language	
Temporary Worker Plan	
Tenayuca, Emma	
Tennessee	
Terrorism	
Testimonios	
Texas
		Sidebar: Hispanic Women's Network of Texas	
Texas Association of Chicanos in Higher Education	
Texas Rangers	
Texas Tornadoes	
Tex-Mex Music	
Theology	
Thomas, Piri	
Tierra	
Tijerina, Reies López	
Title VI	
Title VII	
Tom s Rivera Policy Institute	
Tortilla Factory	
Toxic Avengers	
Toypurina	
Transgender	
Transgenic Maize	
Transsexuals	
Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo	
Treaty of Paris, 1898	
Trejo, Rubén	
Tres Reyes	
Trias, Helen Rodríguez	
Trujillo, Rafael	
Tucsonians for a Clean Environment	
U
Ulibarrí, Sabine	
Umpierre-Herrera, Luz María	
Unions	
United Farm Workers	
United States Foreign Policy	
United States Interventions in Latin America	
United States-Mexican War	
University of California Committee on Latino Research	
Univision	
Urrea, Luis Alberto	
Urrea, Teresa	
Utah
V	
Valadez, John	
Valdez, Luis	
Valdez, Patssi	
Valdez Condo Wars	
Valens, Richie	
Vaqueros	
Varela, Felix	
Varela, María	
Vargas, Alberto	
Vega, Bernardo	
Vega, Ed	
Vega, Marta Moreno	
Vejigantes	
Velasquez, Baldemar	
Vermont	
Vicuña, Cecilia	
Vieques and Culebra	
Villa, Francisco	
Villa, Lucha	
Villareal, José Antonio	
Villarreal, Edit	
Villaseñor, Victor	
Villegas de Magnon, Leonor	
Viramontes, Helena María	
Virgen de Guadalupe	
Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre	
Virginia
W	
War of 1898
Washington	
Washington Heights	
Weaving and Wool Arts	
West Harlem Environmental Action	
West Virginia	
Whiteness	
Widowhood	
William C. Vel squez Institute	
Wilson (Grez), Liliana	
Wisconsin	
Women and Migration	
Workplace Safety and Health	
Wyoming	
Y-Z
Ybor City	
Yglesias, José	
Young Lords Party	
Youth Culture	
Zapatistas	
Zapotecs	
Zoot Suit
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Directory of Contributors, volume 4
Index, volume 4

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Hispanic Americans -- Encyclopedias.