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5 edition of The Puerto Rican Community Development Project found in the catalog.

The Puerto Rican Community Development Project

by Puerto Rican Forum.

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (State),
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • Puerto Ricans -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Poor -- New York (State) -- New York.,
    • Community development -- New York (State) -- New York.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPuerto Rican Forum, inc.
      SeriesThe Puerto Rican experience
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.P85 P8 1975
      The Physical Object
      Pagination145 p. ;
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5052536M
      ISBN 100405062303
      LC Control Number74014243
      OCLC/WorldCa1093372

      When I Was Puerto Rican is a autobiography written by Puerto Rican native Esmeralda is the first of three installments, followed by Almost a Woman and The Turkish first book begins by describing Santiago's life in Macún, Puerto details the circumstances that led to her mother bringing her and her siblings to New : Esmeralda Santiago. Boricua Pop is the first book solely devoted to Puerto Rican visibility, cultural impact, and identity formation in the U.S. and at home. Frances Negrón-Muntaner explores everything from the beloved American musical West Side Story to the phenomenon of singer/actress/ fashion designer Jennifer Lopez, from the faux historical chronicle Seva to the creation of Puerto Rican Cited by:

      Asset-Based Development and the Wealth profile of Puerto Rican Households Article (PDF Available) in Centro Journal XXVII(1) January Author: Ramon Borges-Mendez. Puerto Ricans have a long history of migrating to and building communities in various parts of the United States in search of a better life. From their arrival in Hawai'i in to the post-World War II era-during which communities flourished throughout the Midwest and New England-the Puerto Rican diaspora has been growing steadily. In fact, the census shows that almost as many Puerto 4/5(2).

      Gilberto Gerena Valentín is a key figure in the development of the Puerto Rican community in the United States, especially from the forties through the seventies. He was a union organizer, community leader, political activist, and general in the war for the civil-rights recognition of his community. PRIDA - Puerto Rican Institute for the Development of the Arts. K likes. Puerto Rican Institute for the Development of the Arts, (PRIDA). Our mission is to promote and provide support for the 5/5(1).


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