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The Resource Américo Paredes : in his own words, an authorized biography, Manuel F. Medrano

Américo Paredes : in his own words, an authorized biography, Manuel F. Medrano

Label
Américo Paredes : in his own words, an authorized biography
Title
Américo Paredes
Title remainder
in his own words, an authorized biography
Statement of responsibility
Manuel F. Medrano
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Amrico Paredes (1915-1999) was a folklorist, scholar, and professor at the University of Texas at Austin who is widely acknowledged as one of the founding scholars of Chicano Studies. With the publication of "With His Pistol in His Hand": A Border Ballad and Its Hero in 1958, Paredes soon emerged as a challenger to the status quo. His book questioned the mythic nature of the Texas Rangers and provided an alternative counter-cultural narrative to the existing traditional narratives. He is credited with introducing the concept of Greater Mexico, decades before its wider acceptance today among t
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Medrano, Manuel
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3531.A525
LC item number
M43 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1915-1999
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Paredes, Américo
Series statement
Number 5 in the Al filo: Mexican American studies series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Paredes, Américo
  • Mexican American authors
  • Authors, American
  • Folklorists
  • Mexican Americans
  • Paredes, Américo
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Authors, American
  • Folklorists
  • Mexican American authors
  • Mexican Americans
  • Texas
Label
Américo Paredes : in his own words, an authorized biography, Manuel F. Medrano
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-175) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The formative years -- The depression years -- The War and post-war years -- Pursuing a dream -- A professor of legendary status
Control code
671655045
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 180 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597346009
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
photographs.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671655045
Label
Américo Paredes : in his own words, an authorized biography, Manuel F. Medrano
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-175) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The formative years -- The depression years -- The War and post-war years -- Pursuing a dream -- A professor of legendary status
Control code
671655045
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 180 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781597346009
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
photographs.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)671655045

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