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The Portuguese in the Americas Series aims to contribute to the growing field of Portuguese-American Studies. The Series documents the variety and complexity of the Portuguese-American experience by publishing works in the social sciences, history and literature.
Portuguese-Americans and Contemporary Civic Culture in Massachusetts
UPNE
Portuguese-Americans and Contemporary Civic Culture in Massachusetts
Clyde W. Barrow, ed.

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2002 . 216 pp. 6 x 9"
Sociology / Anthropology / Massachusetts

$22.95 Paperback, 978-0-9722561-0-0

Table of Contents of Portuguese-Americans and Contemporary Civic Culture in Massachusetts

  • Acknowledgments
  • Who are the Portuguese? The Political Culture of Portuguese-Americans in Southeastern Massachusetts
    Clyde W. Barrow
  • Political and Civic Participation of Portuguese-Americans in Taunton, Massachusetts
    Clyde W. Barrow, David R. Borges, and Shawna E. Sweeney
  • Portuguese-Americans in Southeastern Massachusetts: Levels of Political Efficacy
    Clyde W. Barrow and David R. Borges
  • Portuguese-Americans in Southeastern Massachusetts: Views on the Economy and Rates of Economic Satisfaction
    Clyde W. Barrow, David R. Borges, and Shawna E. Sweeney
  • Portuguese-Americans in Southeastern Massachusetts: Opinions on Social and Cultural Issues
    Clyde W. Barrow, Shawna E. Sweeney, and David R. Borges
  • Portuguese Language Instruction in Massachusetts Public Schools, Colleges, and Universities
    Shawna E. Sweeney
  • Portuguese-Americans in the Political Process: A Quarter-Century Retrospective
    Rita Duarte Marinho
  • Appendix A
    Methodology and Sample: Taunton, Massachusetts Survey
  • Appendix B
    Methodology: Political Efficacy, Economic Views, and Cultural Issues
  • Bibliography: Ethnic Politics and Portuguese-American Political Participation
    Nancy Lambert, Rita Duarte Marinho, and Clyde W. Barrow
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