Icons of Latino America [2 volumes]: Latino Contributions to

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For example, only nine of more than 1,000 stops in Volusia County, Florida in 1992, 70 percent of which were of black or Hispanic motorists, resulted in a ticket, much less criminal charges. Of interest to me in this regard is how ethnic difference, signed and transacted through bodies, visibly connotes the terms and conditions of "Americanness."16The ideological construction of "American identity" (and, by extension, "American interests") entails more than assimilation into the particulars of lifestyle or normative cultural values; it has historically involved the foregrounding of physical characteristics said to best represent "Americanness" and register moral and intellectual fitness.
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Tejano Leadership in Mexican and Revolutionary Texas (Elma

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Hispanics were shown to have a lower mortality from all causes than NHW (standardized rate ratio or SSR = 0.74 for men, and 0.82 for women (Sorlie, Backlund, Johnson, & Rogot, 1993). Since The New York Times’ ridiculous piece in May claiming that more Latinos are identifying as “white” between the 2000 and 2010 Census, Latino and non-Latino commentators alike have been weighing in on the many shades of color within the Latino community and the role of the “white Hispanic” within it.
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Spanish American Saints and the Rhetoric of Identity,

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Journal of Gerontological Social Science, 55(2): dementias in a community outreach sample of Hispanics. Trends in Poverty with an Anchored Supplemental Poverty Measure. Obama's historic election in 2008, when he won 95 percent of the black vote and 67 percent of the Latino turnout, sent a message to Republicans that the country's shifting demographics meant relying on white, male voters was no longer a surefire path to victory in national elections. Racial categories result from a shared genealogy due to geographical isolation.
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Bernie Williams (Latinos in Baseball)

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This presentation will summarize key provisions that are most relevant to behavioral health care. World Around You, 20, (2), 4. (Washington, D. And by using those stereotype in contents, it will be easier and quicker for the audience to understand and absorb those informations. Incidence and death rates for cervical cancer are shown in Table 3. Also, health care organizations and programs face potential claims that their failure to understand health beliefs, practices and behavior on the part of providers or patients breaches professional standards of care.
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The Battle over Spanish between 1800 and 2000: Language &

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Focus on family language when marketing the educational program. Focusing on the need for authenticity from within the community that values, respects, and dignifies the self by trusting the self for the good of self and others. However, there some cultural similarities that tend to bring these diverse backgrounds together. Tortilla chips and salsa are so popular that they are now one of the highest selling snack foods in the U. In the United States, black children are aborted at nearly four times the rate as white children and Hispanic children don't fare much better.
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It Calls You Back: An Odyssey through Love, Addiction,

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There is less stroke symptom recognition by blacks or African Americans. 97 Delay in arrival at the emergency department (ED) decreases the odds of receiving acute stroke treatment. 146 A study in New Jersey showed that blacks or African Americans and Hispanics with acute stroke were less likely to use ambulance services, which was associated with delayed arrival at the ED. 147 Intrahospital disparities in delays of care have also been reported. White Americans are a very positive and perfect race.
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The Fight in the Fields: Cesar Chavez and the Farmworkers

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The HCHS/SOL project was led by NHLBI, with additional funding from six other Institutes. The Hispanic population has great economic influence as well. The four cities of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Antonio contain 21% of all Hispanics in the U. From 2007 to 2014, the number of Latino immigrants increased slightly, from 18 million to 19.3 million. The outcome variable hypertension was measured as a self-reported variable and was dichotomized as “yes” and “no.” Subjects were asked if they were ever told by their health care provider of having hypertension.
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Wild Steps of Heaven: A Memoir

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The categories represent a social-political construct designed for collecting data on the race and ethnicity of broad population groups in this country, and are not anthropologically or scientifically based. Mark Hugo Lopez is the director of Hispanic Research at the Pew Research Center. All of the united Italians After the first unification of Italy under the Romans, the Romans embarked in extra-territorial colonization (Roman Empire), invading and colonizing one European territory after another and remaining there for more than seven centuries.
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Ritchie Valens: The First Latino Rocker

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Our mission is to to empower Hispanic physicians to lead efforts to improve the health of Hispanic and other underserved populations in collaboration with Hispanic state medical societies, residents, and medical students, and other public and private sector partners. According to the Pew Hispanic Center's 2004 " The Wealth of Hispanic Households: 1996 to 2002 " study, "the median net worth of Hispanic households in 2002 was $7,932. Fastweb is your connection to scholarships, colleges, financial aid and more.
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My Penitente Land, Reflections of Spanish New Mexico

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Creed Pettigrew for useful comments, although any errors and omissions are our own. The scope and complexity of stroke disparities suggest that long-term and ongoing attention from researchers and clinicians, complemented by institutional and policy supports, will be needed to resolve them. This variable is categorized into ten groups with major categories including “never exercise,” “exercise” and “unable to exercise.” This variable was recoded into “ever exercise” (including daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly basis), versus “never exercise” (including unable to exercise), in order to examine the outcome variables and the association with race.
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