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  • mestizos
  • Although many Hispanos have the high cheekbones and dark complexions associated with mestizos -- people of mixed Spanish and Native American ancestry -- their heritage, as they see it, has nothing to do with the Aztecs or Mayas, let alone with the Pueblos, Apaches, and other northern tribes that the conquistadors thought fit only for peonage. (theatlantic.com)
  • Ethnic
  • After weeks of discussing and analyzing material that dealt with the hardships that minorities such as APA individuals faced, I can conclude that this ethnic group underwent experiences that were not too uncommon from that of Latinos and African Americans. (bartleby.com)
  • Spaniards
  • Thus, some thinkers categorized humans into only four distinct races (typically white or Caucasian, black or African, yellow or Asian, and red or Native American), and downplayed any biological or phenotypical distinctions within racial groups (such as those between Scandavians and Spaniards within the white or Caucasian race). (stanford.edu)
  • The Gulf Coastal Plain stretching from Mobile, AL to Cedar Key, FL was known as Am-Ixchel by Native Americans, when first explored by the Spaniards in the 1500s. (accessgenealogy.com)
  • It was never a large movement of people but over the long period of time it had a major impact on Latin American populations: the Portuguese left for Brazil and the Spaniards left for the rest of the vast region. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1998
  • She has been a contributing author to Ancestry's Printed Sources (1998) and co-editor of The Library: A Guide to the LDS Family History Library, which won the Reference Book of the Year Award from the American Library Association in 1989. (ancestry.com)
  • Printed Sources: A Guide to Published Genealogical Records'' (Salt Lake City: Ancestry, 1998). (ancestry.com)
  • today's
  • Published last month, the book attempts a new teleology of South Asian migration to America, with Bengalis, from today's Bangladesh and India's West Bengal, as a central part of the narrative. (aaww.org)
  • Richwine claimed in his Harvard dissertation that "the material environment and genes probably make the greatest contributions to IQ differences" (p. 4) and that "today's immigrants are not as intelligent on average as white natives" (p. 134). (themonkeycage.org)
  • Histories
  • Taraknath Das floated as a pale ghost at the edge of my mind during my first reading of Vivek Bald's first book, Bengali Harlem and the Lost Histories of South Asian America . (aaww.org)
  • minority group members
  • South Asian Americans also engage in less physical activity than other minority group members, according to the statement 'As healthcare providers, we need to do a better job of helping our South Asian patients understand the importance of exercise, because many don't realize how important it is to their health,' said Volgman. (news-medical.net)
  • researcher
  • Johni Cerny, president and founder of Lineages, Inc., is a nationally known lecturer and researcher specializing in slave, colonial Virginia, and immigrant ancestry. (ancestry.com)
  • Oneida Indian researcher and author Susan G. Daniels has recently completed a major project: transfering over 11,000 written pages of Oneida Indian history onto 13 CD's. (cyndislist.com)
  • Genealogical
  • Beth H. Bauman is a charter member and past president of Bismarck Mandan Historical and Genealogical Society, and member of North Dakota State Genealogical Society. (ancestry.com)
  • She has been an editor of many major genealogical resource publications, including co-editor of Ancestry's The Library: A Guide to the LDS Family History Library, which won the Reference Book of the Year Award from the American Library Association in 1989. (ancestry.com)
  • slaves
  • St. Thomas the Apostle Church in Abiquiú, N.M., a village settled by former Indian slaves, or Genízaros, in the 18th century. (nytimes.com)
  • Many Indian slaves remained in bondage when Mexico and later the United States governed New Mexico. (nytimes.com)
  • Colonists initially took local Pueblo Indians as slaves, leading to an uprising in 1680 that temporarily pushed the Spanish out of New Mexico. (nytimes.com)
  • Seeking to strengthen the 13th Amendment, which abolished slavery in 1865, Congress passed the Peonage Act of 1867 after learning of propertied New Mexicans owning hundreds and perhaps thousands of Indian slaves, mainly Navajo women and children. (nytimes.com)
  • Mexican
  • The trade endured even decades after the Mexican-American War, when the United States took control of much of the Southwest in the 1840s. (nytimes.com)
  • I know this guy, he is a 5th generation Mexican immigrant, can't speak a word of Mexican, parents can't speak Mexican, and has never been outside of Los Angeles County. (drugs-forum.com)
  • He gets straight butt-HURT if you don't refer to him as a Mexican-American. (drugs-forum.com)
  • Research
  • The statement provides an overview of the behaviors that influence the risk factors for heart disease and stroke among South Asian-Americans based on a review of existing scientific research. (rush.edu)
  • Although the exact number of AAPI youth with mental illness is not known, research suggests that Asian American youth are at high risk. (bartleby.com)
  • They were long presumed to be American Indians from Siberia, but recent research by anthropologists have revealed many similarities with the big game hunters of Western Europe. (accessgenealogy.com)
  • For those who enjoy statistical research as essential validation of historical writing, this epidemiological and medical analysis of the iconic Seventh Cavalry, one of forty regiments operating at the height of the American Indian Wars in post-Civil War America, makes fascinating reading. (cwbr.com)
  • Latinos
  • Mr. Trujillo is one of many Latinos who are finding ancestral connections to a flourishing slave trade on the blood-soaked frontier now known as the American Southwest. (nytimes.com)
  • Imagine descendants of Jews pursued by the Spanish Inquisition, still tending the dying embers of their faith among peasant Latinos in the American Southwest. (theatlantic.com)
  • families
  • The ability to trace individuals and families successfully is greatly enhanced if researchers begin by making every effort to learn everything possible about the immigrant or family using U.S. record sources. (ancestry.com)
  • Hispanic
  • South Asians are more likely to die of heart disease, such as heart attacks and strokes caused by atherosclerosis - the disease process that narrows arteries - than East Asians and non-Hispanic whites living in the United States, according to a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association published in its journal Circulation . (news-medical.net)
  • Rivers
  • The state lies at the intersection of the three greatest rivers of North America, with the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers near St. Louis, and the confluence of the Ohio River with the Mississippi north of the Bootheel. (plexuss.com)
  • race
  • The study analyzes the forces leading to or impeding the assimilation of 18- to 32-year-olds from immigrant backgrounds that vary in terms of race, language, and the mix of skills and liabilities their parents brought to the United States. (umich.edu)
  • Asian
  • Bald demonstrates that some of the earliest South Asian migrants to America were Bengali Muslims who settled in the American South, Northeast, and industrial Midwest. (aaww.org)
  • The statement also focuses on behavioral factors that may increase the risk of developing atherosclerosis among South Asian-Americans and suggests ways that they can be changed to improve health. (rush.edu)
  • Although Asian American women have the highest life expectancy, they "suffer disproportionately from certain types of cancers, tuberculosis and hepatitis B" (2). (bartleby.com)
  • Liver cancer cases are relatively low in the United States but highest among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders. (bartleby.com)
  • Approximately 1 out of 12 Asian Americans has the chronic version of Hepatitis B. Many do not recognize it before it is too late (1). (bartleby.com)
  • Introduction Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) are one of the fastest growing minorities in the United States. (bartleby.com)
  • Prior to this course, I had little to no knowledge on Asian Pacific Americans (APA). (bartleby.com)
  • A recent study found that only 49 percent of South Asian Americans believed that exercise was important in preventing heart disease. (news-medical.net)
  • Spanish
  • Moreover, most Mexicans in the Santa Fe area arrived only recently, bringing their urban Spanish, their immigrant status, and their readiness to take tourist-driven dishwashing and construction jobs, and thereby, reportedly, depressing wages for Hispanos. (theatlantic.com)
  • Location
  • The federal government decided to move Colville Indian Reservation's location west of Columbia River, reducing its area to 2,800,000 acres (1,100,000 ha). (wikipedia.org)
  • central
  • Omak (/oʊˈmæk/ o-MAK) is a city located in the foothills of the Okanogan Highlands in north-central Washington, United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • With an estimated 4,854 residents as of 2015, distributed over a land area of 3.43 square miles (8.9 km2), Omak is the largest municipality of Okanogan County and the largest municipality in Central Washington north of Wenatchee. (wikipedia.org)
  • Located in the central north region of Venezuela, Caracas is a sophisticated, cosmopolitan city with a fast-growing population. (encyclopedia.com)
  • made
  • The subject of Bengali Harlem is the early Bengali migrants who made lives in America, living within the country's Black communities on the other side of the Jim Crow line. (aaww.org)
  • What made America? (pbs.org)
  • different
  • Mean Scandinavia (left) and Europe West (right) ancestry proportions for all AncestryDNA customers born in different parts of Britain and Ireland. (ancestry.com)
  • white
  • After landing in New York in 1907, Das carried on the Indian Independence movement in exile and also married a white socialist named Mary Keatinge Morse, a co-founder of the NAACP. (aaww.org)
  • But a 1923 Supreme Court decision ( United States vs. Bhagat Singh Thind ) voided all citizenships granted to Indian migrants by declaring them non-white. (aaww.org)