Shame and Pride in Narrative

Mexican Women's Language Experiences at the U.S.-Mexico Border

Authors: Relaño Pastor, Ana Maria

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This book analyzes personal experiences of language through the voices of Mexican immigrant women, in relation to the racialization discourses that frame the social life of Mexican immigrant communities in the United States. It reveals the power of narrative, understood as a social practice, to validate and give meaning to people's lives.

Table of contents (6 chapters)

  • Mexicalifornia: Mexican Immigrant Women at the Tijuana—San Diego Border

    Pastor, Ana María Relaño

    Pages 1-12

  • Narrating Language Experiences

    Pastor, Ana María Relaño

    Pages 13-21

  • Mexicanas at La Clase Mágica

    Pastor, Ana María Relaño

    Pages 22-33

  • Racialization in Narratives of Language Experiences

    Pastor, Ana María Relaño

    Pages 34-74

  • Shame and Pride:

    Pastor, Ana María Relaño

    Pages 75-95

Buy this book

eBook $54.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-34859-3
  • Digitally watermarked, no DRM
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • eBooks can be used on all Reading Devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $75.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-137-34858-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Shame and Pride in Narrative
Book Subtitle
Mexican Women's Language Experiences at the U.S.-Mexico Border
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-34859-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137348593
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-34858-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 120
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