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Latino Los Angeles in film and fiction

Ignacio LГіpez-Calvo

Latino Los Angeles in film and fiction

the cultural production of social anxiety

by Ignacio LГіpez-Calvo

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementIgnacio López-Calvo
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS153.M4 L67 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24423710M
ISBN 109780816529261
LC Control Number2010030215
OCLC/WorldCa649927397

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