Am Psychol. 2002 Nov;57(11):880-8. doi: 10.1037/0003-066x.57.11.880.
The American psychologist
Melba J T Vasquez
This address discusses educational attainment rates among Latinas and factors that militate against their educational and professional achievement. The roles of family, community, discrimination, and strategies to counteract discrimination are discussed. It also contains a tribute to a Latina pioneer in psychology, Martha Bernal.