WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- Hispanics turn evangelical. // Christian Century;12/14/94, Vol. 111 Issue 36, p1183
Reports that Hispanic Catholics in Northern America are abandoning their church and turning to evangelical congregations. Launching of the Alliance of Evangelical Ministries of AMEN; Reasons for turning to evangelical churches.
- Tune the ear, untwist the tongue and make a Latino connection. Martinez, Demetria // National Catholic Reporter;4/25/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 25, p21
Focuses on largest minority in the U.S. Latinos and on learning Spanish. Ignorance towards Chicano movement and Latino activism against the Vietnam war in books and documentaries; Increase in the number of non-latinos who want to speak Spanish; Advice given on the best way to learn and improve...
- Â¡ASK A MEXICAN! Arellano, Gustavo // La Prensa San Diego;5/27/2011, Vol. 35 Issue 21, p7
No abstract available.
- Hey, Mr. Obama! Yo Hablo InglÃ©s. Abalos, J. Victor // La Prensa San Diego;7/26/2013, Vol. 37 Issue 30, p6
In the article, the author expresses his views on the outreach strategy of the U.S. government for the Spanish language news networks for Latino people in the U.S.
- Spanish Health Information Resources for Nurses. Hebert, Becky // Pediatric Nursing;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p350
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Spanish-speakers currently constitute 1 in 10 U.S. households, and the number is expected to rise. To provide responsible and responsive care, many nurses will need to develop communication skills for working with Spanish speakers and be able to find quality,...
- Awaiting our Papa. Crowe, Gretchen R. // Our Sunday Visitor;9/6/2015, Vol. 104 Issue 19, p23
No abstract available.
- Latinos moving away from Catholicism. Diamant, Jeff // Christian Century;1/23/2007, Vol. 124 Issue 2, p12
The article reports on a trend among Latin Americans living in the U.S. to embrace evangelical and pentecostal forms of Christianity, moving away from their traditional Catholic heritage. Estimates of the statistical significance of this trend are noted, but the lack of firm numbers is...
- Who is more Hispanic?: The co-construction of identities in a U.S. Hispanic political debate. Koike, Dale April; Graham, Clayton P. // Spanish in Context;2006, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p181
This study examines the co-construction of identities, and the pragmatic strategies used by two interlocutors in a U.S. Hispanic political debate, conducted in Spanish, to construct those identities and align with the viewers. The framework used for analysis is informed by the notion of...
- Reading and Vocabulary: Recommendations for Spanish for Native Speakers Materials. Spencer, Laura Gutierrez // Bilingual Review;May-Aug1995, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p176
Presents recommendations concerning materials for the Spanish for Native Speakers program in the United States. Increasing passiveness in the nature of Spanish skills of native speakers; Obstacles to success in both the comprehension and production of written and formal language; Challenges to...