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Author Navarro, Armando, 1941-

Title La Raza Unida Party : a Chicano challenge to the U.S. two-party dictatorship / Armando Navarro
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2000


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 360 pages) : illustrations
Contents Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Third-Party Movements: A Theoretical and Historical Framework; 1. Catalyst for Empowerment: The Rise of RUP in Texas, 1970; 2. RUP's Expansion Statewide: The Beginning of the End, 1971-1974; 3. Victim of the Politics of Self-Destruction: The Decline of RUP in Texas, 1975-1978; 4. A Cadre Party of Ultranationalism: The Rise and Fall of RUP in Colorado, 1970-1976; 5. The Cucamonga Experiment: The Precursor of RUP in California, 1968-1973; 6. A Partido of Clashing Caciques and Ideologies: The Rise of RUP in California, 1971-1972
Summary A comprehensive study of an ethnic political movement
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 301-345) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Raza Unida Party (U.S.)
Raza Unida Party (U.S.)
Mexican Americans -- Politics and government
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Process -- Political Parties.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- General.
Mexican Americans -- Politics and government
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781439905586