Juan R. GarcÃa
The newest volume of Perspectives in Mexican American Studies features articles by several new voices, and by others who have a long list of published works to their credit. They provide us with information of interest and offer fresh observations of the Mexican American experience. The authors include veterans of el movimiento,
Contents Mexican Workers in Aurora, Illinois: The Oral History of Three Immigration Waves, 1924-1990, by Irene Campos Carr Divided, Yet a City: A Brief History of Aurora, Illnois, by Ralph Cintron The Quest for Power: Hispanic Collective Action in Frontier Arizona, by David L. Torres & Melissa Amado Power, ...
Early in this century, a few Mexican migrants began streaming northward into the Midwest, but by 1914--in response to the war in Europe and a booming U.S. economy--the stream had become a flood. Barely a generation later, this so-called Immigrant Generation of Mexicans was displaced and returned to the U.S. Southwest or to Mexico.
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