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17
Jun

The Immigration Issue for Election 2016

Yet again, immigration has become a pivotal issue in the elections. Presidential candidates have shared their varying stances. And in response, many Latinos did their best to register to vote despite various …

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09
Oct

Racial Scripts and Counterscripts

By Natalia Molina This guest post is part of a series published in conjunction with the meeting of the American Studies Association in Toronto. UC Press authors share insight into their research and stories that …

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21
Aug

Skills of the “Unskilled”

By Jacqueline Hagan, co-author of Skills of the “Unskilled”: Work and Mobility among Mexican Migrants This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago.Check back every day for new posts …

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19
Aug

Immigrant America

By Alejandro Portes, co-author of Immigrant America: A Portrait, Updated, and Expanded This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago. Check back every day for new posts through …

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16
Aug

Everyday Illegal

By Joanna Dreby, author of Everyday Illegal: When Policies Undermine Immigrant Families This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago. Check back every day for new posts …

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14
Aug

Artifacts and Allegiances

By Peggy Levitt, author of Artifacts and Allegiances: How Museums Put the Nation and the World on Display This guest post is published in advance of the American Sociological Association conference in Chicago. …

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11
Jun

Whose Child Am I? author interviewed on WAMU 88.5

Susan Terrio, Professor of Anthropology at Georgetown University and author of the recently released Whose Child Am I?: Unaccompanied, Undocumented Children in U.S. Immigration Custody, appeared on WAMU 88.5 American University Radio. In her …

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