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Author Bender, Steven

Title Tierra y libertad : land, liberty, and Latino housing / Steven W. Bender

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : New York University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  HD7288.72.U5 B46 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HD7288.72.U5 B46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 243 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Citizenship and migration in the Americas
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.193-238) and index
Contents Loss and lettuce : the César Chávez legacy -- Southwest ranchos : land grants and land loss -- Fields of dreams : farm worker housing -- Loss in the tortilla flats -- Lenders and loss : the destructive legacy of subprime mortgages in Latino/a communities -- Exclusion of undocumented immigrants -- Exclusion by public law : zoning laws -- Exclusion by private law : restrictive covenants -- Born in East L.A. : the legacy of loss and exclusion in Southern California -- Little Havana -- Spanish Harlem -- Tierra y libertad : reclaiming individual and collective space -- Policy considerations in formulating housing reform -- Lowering the cost of housing and credit -- Equity for Latino/as and the poor
LC subject Hispanic Americans -- Housing
American Dream
Immigrants -- United States
ISBN 9780814791257 (alk. paper)
0814791255 (alk. paper)
9780814787229 (ebk.)
0814787223 (ebk.)