People / Faculty


David Montejano

Professor of the Graduate School

Chicanx Latinx Studies

Community Studies, Comparative and Historical Sociology, Development, Ethnographic and Historical Methods, Political Sociology, Race and Ethnic Relations, Social Change

Ph.D., Yale University, 1982, Sociology
M. Phil., Yale University, 1975, Sociology
M.A., Yale University, 1973, Sociology
B.A., University of Texas at Austin, 1970, Political Science and Sociology

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Anglos and mexicans
Chicano politics and society
Quixotes soldiers
Sanchos journal

Select publications

Quixote’s Soldiers: A Local History of the Chicano Movement, 1966-1981 (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2010)

Anglos and Mexicans in the Making of Texas, 1836–1986 (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1987; 11th printing, 2007)

Edited: Chicano Politics and Society in the Late Twentieth Century (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1999)

Awards & Honors

1995 Inducted, Texas Institute of Letters

1989 Pacific Coast Branch Award for Best First Book, American Historical Association, Pacific Coast Branch

1988 Frederick Jackson Turner Prize in American History, Organization of American Historians