Barrios to Burbs: The Making of the Mexican American Middle Class: Jody Vallejo

Too frequently, the media and politicians cast Mexican immigrants as a threat to American society. Given America’s increasing ethnic diversity and the large size of the Mexican-origin population, an investigation of how Mexican immigrants and their descendants achieve upward mobility and enter the middle class is long overdue. Barrios to Burbs offers a new understanding of the Mexican American experience.

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Native American Maternal Haplogroup A2a and B2a Dispersion

Recently, in, they published a good overview of a couple of recently written genetic papers dealing with Native American ancestry.  I particularly like this overview, because it’s written …

Community Village‘s insight:

I wonder how accurate haplogroup definitions are.
Are the “Unspecified USA” people mixes of mixes?

I have yet to see a haplogroup chart that describes mixed people in detail.
Would they even be able to with “full genome testing” that will be “utilized soon”?

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