Cesar Chavez: Selected full-text books and articles
From the Jaws of Victory: The Triumph and Tragedy of Cesar Chavez and the Farm Worker Movement University of California Press, 2012
Sal Si Puedes (Escape if You Can): Cesar Chavez and the New American Revolution University of California Press, 2000
Chavez, Cesar: 'Yes, It Can Be Done!' The World and I, Vol. 25, No. 5, May 2010
Why Cesar Chavez Led a Movement as Well as a Union Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy, Vol. 23, Annual 2011
The Politics of Insurgency: The Farm Worker Movement in the 1960s Columbia University Press, 1985
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 6 "La Causa Ascendant: Building the United Farm Worker Challenge: 1962-1970"
Chicano! The History of the Mexican American Civil Rights Movement Arte Publico Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 8 "The Struggle in the Fields"
Why David Sometimes Wins: Leadership, Organization, and Strategy in the California Farm Worker Movement Oxford University Press, 2009
Librarian’s tip: Chavez is discussed throughout
Testimonio: A Documentary History of the Mexican American Struggle for Civil Rights Arte Publico, 2000
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 8 "Catalysts of the Chicano Movement: Farm Worker Organizers and Land Grant Crusaders"
Hired Hands: Seasonal Farm Workers in the United States McNally & Loftin, West, 1978
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 17 "Creation of the United Farm Workers: 1962-1970"
Leaders from the 1960s: A Biographical Sourcebook of American Activism Greenwood Press, 1994
Librarian’s tip: "Cesar Chavez (1927-1993) Organizer of Farm Workers, Civil Rights Leader" begins on p. 54
Martyrs for a Just Cause: The Eulogies of Cesar Chavez Western Journal of Communication, Vol. 67, No. 4, Fall 2003
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Building Strength: A Decade after the Death of Cesar Chavez, the Union He Founded Seeks to Preserve His Legacy of Justice for Farm Workers. (Nation) National Catholic Reporter, Vol. 39, No. 24, April 18, 2003
Saint Cesar of Delano: As the Leader of the Farm Workers' Movement, Cesar Chavez Became an Iconic Figure of the 1960s. but His Union Was Largely a Failure. It Was as a Martyr Who Embodied the Psychic Contrast between Mexico and America That He Commanded Our Attention The Wilson Quarterly, Vol. 34, No. 1, Winter 2010
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