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Author Casillas, Dolores Inés, author.

Title Sounds of belonging : U.S. Spanish-language radio and public advocacy / Dolores Inés Casillas.

Publication Info. New York : New York University Press, [2014]

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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 221 pages).
Series Critical cultural communication
Critical cultural communication.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Acoustic allies : early Latin-themed and Spanish-language radio broadcasts, 1920s-1940s -- Mixed signals : developing bilingual Chicano radio, 1960s-1980s -- Sounds of surveillance : U.S. Spanish-language radio patrols La Migra -- Pun intended : listening to gendered politics on morning radio shows -- Desperately seeking dinero : calculating language and race within radio ratings.
Summary "Sounds of Belonging provides insightful, original research on important developments in Spanish-language radio and makes a unique contribution to the field. Casillasenriches our understanding of U.S. radio history and Latino culture."--Joy Hayes, author of Radio Nation: Communication, Popular Culture, and Nationalism in Mexico.
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Subject Radio broadcasting -- United States.
Radio broadcasting -- Social aspects -- United States.
Hispanic Americans and mass media.
Radio broadcasting -- Political aspects -- United States.
Mass media and immigrants -- United States.
Hispanic Americans -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Casillas, Dolores Inés. Sounds of belonging. New York : New York University Press, [2014] 9780814770658 (DLC) 2014020799 (OCoLC)876883355
ISBN 9780814760369 (electronic bk.)
0814760368 (electronic bk.)