Education in the New Latino Diaspora: Policy and the Politics of Identity

Synopsis

Describes how many Latino families are settling in areas where there has been little Latino presence. This New Latino Diaspora places pressures on host communities, especially schools. The chapters describe how host community conceptions of and policies toward newcomer Latinos both contradict and sometimes harmonize with Latinos' own conceptions.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Bradley A.U. Levinson
  • Edmund T. Hamann
  • Stanton Wortham
  • Enrique G. Murillo Jr.
  • Sofia Villenas
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2002