The American Challenge: Reflections on the Integration of Mexicans in the United States of America

This paper examines in how far Mexican Americans can be culturally integrated into the US society. Therefore, the analysis of culture and the interaction between cultures are crucial steps towards understanding the process of integration. The main part applies these prior theoretical reflections to...

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Main Author: Hanisch, Marvin
Format: eBook
Language:German
Published: München GRIN Verlag GmbH 2013, 2013
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Summary:This paper examines in how far Mexican Americans can be culturally integrated into the US society. Therefore, the analysis of culture and the interaction between cultures are crucial steps towards understanding the process of integration. The main part applies these prior theoretical reflections to the historical and present integration of Mexicans in the United States in comparison to other minorities. Finally, Huntington' s provocative thesis, that the constant influx of Latinos is a menace to the nation' s integrity and cultural foundation will be discussed and refuted
Physical Description:46 S.
ISBN:9783656389149