Using the Latino America, book by Barreto and Segura, describe the diversity of the Chicano/Latino population and its implications for the potential political participation in the American democratic system. Use your own U.S. Congressional District data ( Pomona, CA 91766) to comment on to what extent Barreto and Segura’s findings on issue areas of preference of high propensity Chicano/Latino voters are relevant to your district in the U.S. House of Representatives. Students are asked to cite the Latino America, book by Barreto and Segura at least 8 times in a 4-page essay on Chicano/Latino Influence in your Congressional District. If you choose, you may cite data from the links below that are relevant to your Congressional District.
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