The titles below introduce you to some of the historical and recent writings about Latinos and Latinas in the United States. Some of the titles are in print, as well as in an electronic version of the printed book.
General Encyclopedias, Surveys
Acosta-Belén, Edna, and Barbara R. Sjostrom. The Hispanic Experience in the United States : Contemporary Issues and Perspectives. New York: Praeger, 1988. Print.
González, Juan. Harvard of Empire: A History of Latinos in America. New York: Viking, 2000. Print.
Oboler, Suzanne, and Deena J. González. The Oxford Encyclopedia of Latinas and Latinos in the United States. New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. Print.
Ruíz, Vicki, and Korrol V. Sánchez. Latinas in the United States : A Historical Encyclopedia. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2006. Print.
Griswold, del C. R, and León A. De. North to Alztan: A History of Mexican Amerians in the United States. , 1996. Print.
Gutiérrez, Ramón A. When Jesus Came the Corn Mothers Went Away: Marriage, Sexuality and Power in New Mexico, 1500-1846. Stanford, Calif: Stanford University Press, 1991. Print.
del, Rosario M. I. Theatre of the Borderlands: Conflict, Violence, and Healing. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2017. Internet resource.
Truett, Samuel, and Elliott Young. Continental Crossroads: Remapping U.S.-Mexico Borderlands History. Durham: Duke University Press, 2004. Print.
Valerio-Jiménez, Omar S. River of Hope: Forging Identity and Nation in the Rio Grande Borderlands. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2013. Print.
Hinojosa, Rolando. Estampas Del Valle Y Otras Obras= Sketches of the Valley and Other Works. Berkeley, Calif: Editorial Justa Publications, 1977. Print.
Race and Ethnicity
Oboler, Suzanne. Ethnic Labels, Latino Lives, Identity and the Politics of Representation in the United States. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1995. Print.
Dávila, Arlene M. Latinos, Inc. : The Marketing and Making of a People. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2001. Print.