Boricua Power: A Political History of Puerto Ricans in the United States
NYU Press, 01/03/2007 - 278 من الصفحات
Where does power come from? Why does it sometimes disappear? How do groups, like the Puerto Rican community, become impoverished, lose social influence, and become marginal to the rest of society? How do they turn things around, increase their wealth, and become better able to successfully influence and defend themselves?
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... Puerto Ricans today do not make an enduring impact on the social sphere that makes their lives possible. As Puerto Rican ... music or anything else) between different groups that determines which groups develop more power. Put simply, groups ...
... music” was sometimes wrong and unfamiliar. They lacked skills to dance well in the jobs and cities they found in the United States. Their movements ... Puerto Rican assemblywoman from the East Harlem district, stated in 8 Introduction.
A Political History of Puerto Ricans in the United States José Ramón Sánchez. less and more powerful as well as what ... music. They dance 12 Introduction.
A Political History of Puerto Ricans in the United States José Ramón Sánchez. Yes, they do go along with the music. They dance to its rhythms and help to keep the whole thing going. It's not their dance floor or music, however. They ...
A Political History of Puerto Ricans in the United States José Ramón Sánchez. It's true that these places are likely ... musical idioms like Salsa. The Dance of Power At bottom, dance is important because Dance: A Theory of Power 33.