This project explored the writer's experience as a Latina immigrant in the form of a personal narrative. The topics explored are the writer's experience crossing the Mexican border and immigrating illegally, living in a low-income household with her mother, and her experience in American schools. A review of the literature regarding topics and issues faced by Latino immigrants and their families is included. A brief history of Nicaragua is also included along with literature on the importance of narratives. The writer concludes by reflecting on her experience writing the narrative.
|School:||California State University, Long Beach|
|School Location:||United States -- California|
|Source:||MAI 50/01M, Masters Abstracts International|
|Subjects:||Social work, Individual & family studies|
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