By the beginning of the twentieth century Mexican Americans found themselves in situations that closely resembled that of American Indians. According to Healey, both ethnic groups were relatively small in size only about .5% of the total population and shared similar characteristics. Both groups are distinguished by cultural and language differences from those of the dominant ethnic groups, and both were conquered, imp...
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... will once again be forced to look at our immigration laws. Immigration to the United States is part of a shared experience and history which brought together distinct paths Mexicans have taken in an effort to leave Mexico for the American dream. There have been many differences in the methods of incorporation and patterns of social, economic, and cultural adaptation.
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