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Hispanics the second generation

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Alternate title:Second generation
Hispanic Americans : the second generation
Summary:Examines how the second generation Hispanics are adapting to American society, and how they are maintaining their Latino roots while assimilating into the American cultural mainstream. A variety of Hispanic Americans are interviewed, including pop film director Robert Rodriguez. The program explores how they view themselves and how they view each other.
Originally broadcast in 1995 as a segment of the television program Hispanic Americans : the new frontier. In English with some parts in Spanish.
Contributor:Smits, Jimmy
Rodriguez, Robert, 1968-
Provider:Blue Pearl Entertainment (Firm)
M.G. Perin (Firm)
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Topical subjects:Hispanic Americans Attitudes
Hispanic Americans Cultural assimilation
Hispanic Americans Social conditions
Credits:Host, Jimmy Smits. Videographer, Amanodo Pico ; music, John Bickerton ; editor, Aleida Sandoval.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Films@UM Browse terms:Latino/as, Latin American Studies
American Culture, History
Collection:Films@UM
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