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By Norma Iglesias Prieto,Henry Selby,Michael Stone,Gabrielle Winkler

ISBN-10: 0292738692

ISBN-13: 9780292738690

released initially as los angeles flor mas bella de los angeles maquiladora, this superbly written publication is predicated on interviews the writer carried out with greater than fifty Mexican girls who paintings within the meeting crops alongside the U.S.-Mexico border. A descriptive analytic examine performed within the past due Nineteen Seventies, the ebook makes use of compelling testimonials to element the struggles those girls face. The studies of ladies in maquiladoras are attracting expanding realization from students, in particular within the context of ongoing Mexican migration to the country's northern frontier and in gentle of the North American unfastened exchange contract (NAFTA). This booklet is one of the earliest debts of the actual and mental toll exacted from the ladies who exertions in those crops. Iglesias Prieto captures the idioms of those operating ladies in order that they become dynamic participants, younger and articulate personalities, inexorably engaged within the day-by-day fight to alter the elemental stipulations in their exploitation.

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