Struggle of Latino/Latina University Students

  • Routledge
  • 1997
  • 256
  • eng
  • 1
  • 9781136747540

Based on a three-year ethnographic study of a class on the sociology of Latino/a society, this book tells the story of how the students navigated academic life in a predominantly white university to construct their own education. Padilla weaves together journal entries, his own experiences in education, cultural analysis, and theory to create a ric