Self Denigration In Latino Culture

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Jesus Rey Hinojosa
Mr. Hernandez
AP Literature and Composition
31 January 2018
Self denigration in Latino Culture
Introduction
According to Psychology major Dr. Lester Long, “One such cultural that has truly evolved is the Latino culture. Latinos have over the last 20 years grown to be second largest population in the United States.” In this evolvement of Latinos growing in America, this shows a better perspective of Latino behaviors, struggles and social issues. To have a better understanding of psychology and the issues of social Latino norms, the research paper will conduct articles from a well known experienced Doctor, to better comprehend a superior understanding of the research questions. However, in order to dive in a
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Conclusion/ Findings Over all, self denigration in Latino culture has a big influence to people of color act, behave, and value the most to do what they do. To gain a better understanding of psychology and the issues of social Latino norms as to why most self hate. This research paper conducted articles from a well known experienced Doctor, book, and experiences to better comprehend a superior understanding of the research questions. However, in order to dive in a deep development of Latino culture have elements process of passing tradition, values, norms, behaviors, and historical events. Self denigrating is society’s important mentality, due to the fact that people in social contact, communication, and media has a big impact on people who are more different from someone who is “perfectly beautiful”. As this shows a bigger understanding that Latinos, or people of color see a dynamic of people who are “better looking”, not privileged, or more inferior of living poorly. People who seem to be more woken about life issues tend to have behaviors that are not capable of protecting their
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