Table of contents for Homegirls : language and cultural practice among Latina youth gangs / Norma Mendoza-Denton.

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Table of Contents
List of Figures
List of Tables
Series Preface?
1. La Migra	
2. Beginning Fieldwork
3: Norte and Sur: Government, School, and Research Perspectives
4. Hemispheric Localism: Language, Racialized Nationalism and the Politicization of Youth
5. "Muy Macha": Gendered Performances and the Avoidance of Social Injury
6. Smile Now Cry Later: Memorializing Practices Linking Language, Materiality And Embodiment
7. Icons and Exemplars: Ethnographic Approaches in Variationist Sociolinguistics 
8. Variation in a Community of Practice
9. "That's the whole thing [t5iN]!": Discourse Markers and Teenage Speech
10. Conclusion

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Youth -- Language.
Latin Americans -- Languages.
Teenage girls -- Language.
Language and culture.