Consequently, healthcare personnel must become culturally competent in dealing with the different beliefs possessed by these individuals.Nurses must have the knowledge and skills necessary to deliver care that is congruent with the patient’s cultural beliefs and practices (Kearney-Nunnery, 2010)....The day the Immigration and Nationalization Services (INS) came to send away her father, a problem arose. [tags: Great Depression, United States, Mexican American] - The purpose of this essay is to familiarize the reader with some of the cultural values of two prevalent minority cultures in the Western Washington area classrooms in order to create a positive learning environ resulting in higher academic achievement for these students.
Consequently, healthcare personnel must become culturally competent in dealing with the different beliefs possessed by these individuals.
Furthermore, the author points to the militant Chicano movement, the media’s negative portrayal of immigrants, and an awakened sense of ethnic identity as aspects that stimulated a strong response from Mexican Americans on an issue they...- When Emilia Castaneda was a young girl in the 1930 's, her entire world changed. Officials told her and her brother they could stay in Los Angeles. They had to declare themselves orphans and become wards of the state.Her father was a Hispanic male, but she was born in America. Emilia refused the offer saying that "she had a father"....[tags: United States, Race, Mexico] - What Mexican Americans did during World War II World war II was one of the deadliest war in history that associated with at least 30 countries and estimate at least 85 million deaths.This war went on for six fatal years until Allies defeated Germany and Japan in 1945.[tags: United States, Mexican American] - Mexican Americans: Death and Dying Hispanics are the fastest growing minority in the United States, and the majority of them are Mexican in origin (Kemp, 2001).The Roman Catholic Church plays a vital role in the culture and daily life of many Mexican Americans.Although the Sumner School District, where I work, is not highly diverse, these two minorities are represented to some degree in most of the schools....[tags: United States, Mexican American] - In this article, Gutiérrez addresses the gradual change in the perspective of Mexican Americans as they moved from believing in strict restriction on immigration to a more united, welcoming stance on immigration from Mexico.[tags: Mexican American, United States, New Mexico] - With the recent presidential elections with Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, it has many people talking about the accusations that Trump said about Mexicans and other ethnic groups.Donald Trump mentions that he is going to build a wall and will deport all Mexicans because the only thing they bring is crime.