Alexandra Filindra

University of Illinois at Chicago

Assistant Professor

1102 Behavioral Science Building (BSB)

Chicago, IL 60607-7137

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

12

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507

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7

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Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

Are Latinos Becoming White? The Role of White Self-Categorization and White Identity in Shaping Contemporary Hispanic Political and Policy Preferences

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jun 2020
Alexandra Filindra and Melanie Kolbe
University of Illinois at Chicago and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 111 (297,233)

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Latinos, whiteness, white identity, partisanship

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Race Politics Research and the American Presidency: Thinking About White Group Identities and Vote Choice in the Trump Era and Beyond

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 May 2020
University of Illinois at Chicago, Independent, University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern university
Downloads 85 (353,444)

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Beyond Performance: Racial Resentment and Whites’ Negativity Toward Government

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 May 2020
Alexandra Filindra and Noah Kaplan
University of Illinois at Chicago and Independent
Downloads 82 (361,194)
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political trust, racial resentment, democracy

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Testing Theories of Gun Policy Preferences among Blacks, Latinos, and Whites in America

Filindra, A and N. Kaplan, “Self-Interest, Values, or Outgroup Attitudes? Testing Theories of Gun Policy Preferences among Blacks, Latinos, and Whites in America,” Social Science Quarterly 98(2): 413-28, 2017
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 07 May 2020
Alexandra Filindra and Noah Kaplan
University of Illinois at Chicago and Independent
Downloads 60 (427,571)
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gun control, blacks, Latinos, racial attitudes

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Rallying Around Toxic Trump? White Women’s Response to the 'Inject Disinfectant' Comment

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 28 May 2020
Alexandra Filindra, Noah Kaplan, Beyza Buyuker and Sara Angevine
University of Illinois at Chicago, Independent, University of Illinois at Chicago and Whittier College
Downloads 52 (456,849)

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Trump, COVID-19, rally effect, gender, white women, vote

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Democracy and “the Other”: Anti-Immigrant Attitudes and White Support for Anti-Democratic Norms

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 22 May 2020 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2020
Beyza Buyuker and Alexandra Filindra
University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Chicago
Downloads 51 (460,681)

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anti-immigrant attitudes, democratic norms, public opinion

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Racial Resentment or Sexism? White Americans’ Outgroup Attitudes as Predictors of Gun Ownership & NRA Membership

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 17 Jul 2020
Alexandra Filindra, Noah Kaplan and Beyza Buyuker
University of Illinois at Chicago, Independent and University of Illinois at Chicago
Downloads 35 (531,943)

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Gun Ownership, Racial Prejudice, Sexism, NRA Membership

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How Do Partisans Navigate Elite Intra-group Dissent? Leadership, Partisanship, and the Limits of Democratic Accountability

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 04 May 2020
Alexandra Filindra and Laurel Harbridge
University of Illinois at Chicago and Northwestern University
Downloads 27 (576,417)
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partisanship, leadership, social identity

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Immigrant Inclusion in the Safety Net: A Framework for Analysis and Effects on Educational Attainment

Condon M., A. Filindra and A. Wichowsky (2016) “Immigrant Inclusion in the Safety Net: A Framework for Analysis and Effects on Educational Attainment,” Policy Studies Journal, Vol. 44, Issue 4, pp. 424-448
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 07 May 2020
Meghan Condon, Alexandra Filindra and Amber Wichowsky
University of Wisconsin - Madison, University of Illinois at Chicago and Marquette University
Downloads 4 (741,844)

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The Context-Dependence of Social Norms in Evaluations of Racially-Derogatory Political Messages among Blacks and Whites

Posted: 21 May 2020
Alexandra Filindra, Tabitha Bonilla and Nazita Lajevardi
University of Illinois at Chicago, Northwestern University and Michigan State University

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racial resentment, ingroup derogation, social norms

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The Right Against Exclusion: Harm Avoidance as a Basis for Citizenship Claims

APSA 2012 Annual Meeting Paper
Posted: 17 Jul 2012
Barbara Buckinx and Alexandra Filindra
Princeton University and University of Illinois at Chicago

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The Power of Context: State-Level Policies and Politics and the Educational Performance of the Children of Immigrants in the United States

Harvard Educational Review 81 (3): 407-438
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2012
Alexandra Filindra, David Blanding and Cynthia Garcia-Coll
University of Illinois at Chicago, McDaniel College and affiliation not provided to SSRN

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education, children of immigrants, state policy, partisanship, high school graduation