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How are weavers arguments about identity formation challenged, expanded on, and / or enchanced by  ________________  Cornelious: noneconomic factors influence antiimmigration sentiment Too much immigration will cause difficulty in keeping country united as immigrants will resist assimilation and  will upset the ethnocultural balance of the country  Key terms 1. Economically  a. Burden taxes and public servies b. Cheap labors, hard to fill jobs 2. Non-economically a. Language – assimilation b. Anti histpanic feeling, xenophobia, sterotypes Connections: Rodriguez, language barrier/zentella sterotypes Rodriguez: in order to assimilate and become American one must be able to balnece ones social and private  life 1. Private life: family closeness, home Spanish oneself 2. Social life, school, others perspectives 3. To learn English he had to sacrifice private life  4. Separated himself form family and spahsh language caused him to become what he believed he  always was, American  Connections: zentella: language berrier was illustrated in both pieces Rodrigues showed perspective of oppressed side where hes forced to learn English and assimilate Zentella valorizes being bilingual because being on enables the person to embrace both cultures, believed  lations should only speak their native Spanish in ethnic ares or events and English everywhere else  Weaver: being indegonous is not based on race and physical characteristics, but rather on culture factors 
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1. Self – identification: the most important one in which it is how you view yourself because you 
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