Example sentences for: paredes

How can you use “paredes” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Paredes’s research emphasized the importance of the informant’s culture, and the social setting and history of the community of the informant.

  • A whole generation of Chicano scholars regard Paredes as their intellectual role model and mentor, and his original research on Chicano folklore engendered a new wave of scholarship and academic achievements.

  • It was in his book, With His Pistol in His Hand: A Border Ballad and Its Hero, that Paredes proposed his theory of the development of Chicano folklore through a process of cultural conflict generated by the invasion of Anglo culture and values into south Texas in the 1800s.

  • References Flores 1992; Meed 1992; New Handbook of Texas 1996; Paredes 1958; Samora 1979

  • Américo Paredes was born in Brownsville, Texas, on September 3, 1915.


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