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Cesar Chavez: A Struggle for Justice / Cesar Chavez

La lucha por la justicia

by Richard Griswold del Castillo

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Pinata Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Social Science - Politics & Government,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Political,
  • Spanish: Grades 2-3,
  • Agricultural laborers,
  • Labor leaders,
  • History,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Chavez, Cesar,,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Cultural Heritage,
  • Chavez, Cesar,
  • Labor unions,
  • 1927-,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mexican Americans,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8608389M
    ISBN 101558853243
    ISBN 109781558853249


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But. Beyond the Fields: Cesar Chavez, the UFW, and the Struggle for Justice in the 21st Century. Cesar Chavez: A Struggle for Justice / César Chávez: La lucha por la justicia Richard Griswold del Castillo Beginning with Chavez's early childhood on his parents' farm in Arizona, the biography tells of the family's time as migrant workers during the Depression, and then of Chavez's long years working to organize the United Farm Workers and.

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Cesar Chavez is a Mexican-American biographical film produced and directed by Diego Luna about the life of American labor leader Cesar Chavez, who cofounded the United Farm film stars Michael Peña as Chavez. John Malkovich co-stars as the owner of a large industrial grape farm who leads the opposition to Chavez's organizing efforts.

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He also realized it would require a movement to overcome the burdens of poverty, discrimination and powerlessness people endured in the community. Cesar began a burial program, the. RICHARD GRISWOLD DEL CASTILLO is a professor of Chicana and Chicano Studies at San Diego State University.

He is the author of César Chávez: A Triumph of Spirit (University of Oklahoma Press, ), The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo: A Legacy of Conflict (University of Oklahoma Press, ), La Familia: Chicano Families in the Urban Southwest, to Present (University of Notre Dame Press.

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