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Hispanics : the changing role of women

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Alternate title:Changing role of women
Changing role of Hispanic women
Summary:In this program, several prominent Latina women, including author Isabel Allende and actress Jennifer Lopez, discuss their changing role within the context of Hispanic family values, male machismo, and the traditional role of females as the center of family and community life. Also examines the issue from the male perspective. Originally broadcast in 1995 as a segment from the television program: Hispanic Americans : the new frontier.
Contributor:Smits, Jimmy
Elizondo, Hector
Allende, Isabel
Lopez, Jennifer, 1970-
Blue Pearl Entertainment (Firm)
M.G. Perin (Firm)
Provider:Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Place of origin – Settlement:Princeton
Topical subjects:Hispanic American women -- Social conditions
Hispanic American women -- Attitudes
Sex role -- United States
Genre:Documentary television programs
Credits:Executive producer, Radamés Soto, Richard Perin ; producer, Francisco Ramirez ; writer, Jerry Scmetterer. Hosts, Jimmy Smits, Hector Elizondo. Videographer, Tony Cacciavillani ; editor, Aleida Sandoval ; music, John Bickerton.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Women's Studies
Films@UM Browse terms:Women's Studies
Gender Studies
American Culture, History
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