WorldCat Identities

Chavez, Linda

Overview
Works: 142 works in 209 publications in 1 language and 5,033 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  History  Biography  Abstracts 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction
Classifications: E184.S75, 305.868
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Linda Chavez
Out of the barrio : toward a new politics of Hispanic assimilation by Linda Chavez( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,011 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are Hispanics "making it"--achieving the American dream following the pattern of other ethnic groups? This controversial book shatters the myth that 20 million Hispanics--fast becoming the nation's largest minority--are a permanent underclass. Chavez considers the radical implications for bilingual education, immigration policy, and affirmative action
Betrayal : how union bosses shake down their members and corrupt American politics by Linda Chavez( Book )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reveals how union leaders spend billions of dollars in membership dues to further their own interests, identifying labor leaders and politicians who support the unions' legislative programs in exchange for campaign contributions
Finding your roots collection, with Barbara Walters and Geoffrey Canada( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 3: The ancestral pasts of journalist Barbara Walters and educator Geoffrey Canada
Finding your roots collection, with Cory Booker and John Lewis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 2: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. examines the ancestry pasts of two remarkable politicians, Congressman John Lewis and Newark Mayor, Cory Booker
Finding your roots collection, with Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 4: The ancestral pasts of married Hollywood actors Kevin Bacon and Kyra Sedgwick
Finding your roots collection, with Samuel L. Jackson, Condoleezza Rice and Ruth Simmons( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 7: The ancestral pasts of Samuel L. Jackson, Condoleezza Rice, and Ruth Simmons
Finding your roots collection, with Sanjay Gupta, Margaret Cho and Martha Stewart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 8: The ancestral pasts of Sanjay Gupta, Margaret Cho and Martha Stewart
Finding your roots collection, with Harry Connick, Jr and Branford Marsalis( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 1: The family histories of New Orleans musicians Branford Marsalis and Harry Connick Jr
Finding your roots collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history
Finding your roots collection, with Angela Buchdahl, Rick Warren and Yasir Qadhi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 5: The family histories of Pastor Rick Warren, Rabbi Angela Buchdahl, and Sheikh Yasir Qadhi
Finding your roots collection, with Michelle Rodriguez, Adrian Grenier and Linda Chavez( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 10: The ancestral pasts of Michelle Rodriguez, Adrian Grenier and Linda Chavez
Betrayal : [how union bosses shake down their members and corrupt American politics] by Linda Chavez( Recording )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
Finding your roots collection, with Maggie Gyllenhaal and Robert Downey, Jr( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 6: A look at the ancestral pasts of actors Robert Downey, Jr. and Maggie Gyllenhaal
Finding your roots collection, with John Legend, Wanda Sykes and Margarett Cooper( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented and written by Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., this series journeys deep into the ancestry of a group of remarkable individuals and provides new understanding of personal identity and American history. Part 9: The ancestral pasts of John Legend, Wanda Sykes and Margarett Cooper
The failure of bilingual education by Jorge Amselle( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 14 articles presented at a conference on bilinguql education Sept. 18, 1995. Includes 12 pages of statistical data in graph format
Hablas ingles?( Visual )

5 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines bilingual education in the U.S., focusing on the arguments for and against a constitutional amendment to make English the official language of the United States. Includes interviews with Linda Chavez, president of U.S. English, and Juan Cartagena, of the Puerto Rican Legal Defense Fund
Strangers at our gate : immigration in the 1990s( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free to choose( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milton Friedman presents his philosophy of the free market and government control and discusses capitalism, cooperative societies, free trade, and government regulation
Created equal by Milton Friedman( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milton Friedman argues that quality of opportunity is the key to the vitality of free markets and the preservation of personal freedoms. He explains that although all men may be created equal, this does not mean that everyone will have equal talents or income. He claims that it is the poorer members of society who benefit most from freedom and who seldom see any gain from government programs justified in their name. Following the documentary, Dr. Friedman has a conversation with Michael Kinsley of the New Republic and Thomas Sowell of the Hoover Institution. They debate the desirability and effectiveness of such government initiatives as welfare programs, Head Start, student loans, and the graduated income tax
An unlikely conservative : the transformation of an ex-liberal, or, how I became the most hated Hispanic in America by Linda Chavez( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Betrayal : how union bosses shake down their members and corrupt American politics
Alternative Names
Linda Chaves republican

Linda Chavez Amerikaans radiopresentatrice

Linda Chavez personnalité politique américaine

Linda Chavez político estadounidense

Linda Chavez US-amerikanesch Politikerin

Linda Chavez US-amerikanische Politikerin

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Languages
English (72)

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Betrayal : how union bosses shake down their members and corrupt American politicsBetrayal : [how union bosses shake down their members and corrupt American politics]An unlikely conservative : the transformation of an ex-liberal, or, how I became the most hated Hispanic in AmericaContemporary hispanic biography : profiles from the international Hispanic community