Chicana Critical Rhetoric: Recrafting La Causa in Chicana Movement Discourse, 1970-1979

  title={Chicana Critical Rhetoric: Recrafting La Causa in Chicana Movement Discourse, 1970-1979},
  author={Perlita R. Dicochea},
  journal={Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies},
  pages={77 - 92}
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