Confident they would enjoy the bulk of the crowd's support even while playing in the United States, and with the talismanic Sanchez at the helm and its stars recalled from Europe for the game, the Mexicans
had conditioned themselves to believe victory was inevitable.
The strength of the Mexican
economy right now is driving this trend.
This reviewer found the chapters on the plague and the Simons brickyard particularly moving, for they captured how ethnic erasure and ethnic bordering (the process through which Mexicans
were controlled and contained) impacted the lives and deaths of ordinary Mexicans
THE NEW AMERICAN: You've just returned from the Canadian border and, of course, you live near the Mexican
At the very onset of Mexican
Baptist history in Texas, Mexicans
who came to faith in the newly established Texas Republic became members of both Mexican
Baptist congregations and Anglo Baptist congregations in Texas.
When the Mexicans
came for Confession, however, what they did was tell stories.
The plan--which would, in effect, grant amnesty to more than 4 million Mexicans
now living illegally in the United States--was part of an effort to smooth relations between the two countries.
Similarly, the United States has conducted environmental assessments in its border states, but this is yet to be done in the Mexican
But most Mexicans
haven't benefited from the nation's newfound wealth.
While only the names, addresses, birthplaces, and birthdates of voters are thought to be included in the voting data obtained by ChoicePoint, drivers' license records contain home telephone numbers for six million Mexicans
And last fall, Cisneros was one of 100 immigrants from across the nation elected by Mexicans
Americans to the advisory council of the Institute for Mexicans
And the idea of crowds of Mexicans
crossing the border to shop in San Diego is a pipe-dream.
Supporting the latter interpretation is the fact that the Mexicans
did not request IMF support until the first week of January.
The result was an economic contraction that cut inflation but also reduced growth and left many Mexicans
resentful of the government and suspicious of economic reform.
Continent-wide marketing campaigns can be conceived in San Francisco, Atlanta, or Toronto, but in Mexico they must be executed to reflect the lifestyle and mores of Mexicans