Cecilia Menjívar

Department of Sociology

Foundation Distinguished Professor

Lawrence, KS 66045-7585

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

15

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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Children Without Borders: A Mapping of the Literature on Unaccompanied Migrant Children to the United States

Migraciones Internacionales, 5 (3): 71-111, 2010
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Nov 2013
Lilian Chavez and Cecilia Menjívar
Arizona State University (ASU) and Department of Sociology
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migrant children, unaccompanied migrant children, Central American migrants, Mexican migrants

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Central American Immigrant Workers and Legal Violence in Phoenix, Arizona

Latino Studies, 11 (2): 228-252, 2013
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Cecilia Menjívar
Department of Sociology
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Guatemalans, Hondurans, Salvadorans, Central Americans, legality, immigrant families

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Effects of SB 1070 on Children

Pp. 79-92 in Latino Politics and Arizona’s Immigration Law SB 1070, edited by Lisa Magaña and Erik Lee. New York: Springer 2013.
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 03 Oct 2013
Carlos Santos, Cecilia Menjívar and Erin Godfrey
Arizona State University (ASU), Department of Sociology and New York University (NYU)
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SB 1070, Arizona, immigrant children, psychological well-being

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Gendered Paths to Legal Citizenship: The Case of Latin-American Immigrants in Phoenix, Arizona

Law & Society Review 46 (2): 335-368, 2012
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 02 Oct 2013
Olivia Salcido and Cecilia Menjívar
Independent and Department of Sociology
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gender, legalization, Latin American immigrants, Phoenix, Arizona, citizenship

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Men's Migration and Women's Lives: Views from Rural Armenia and Guatemala

Social Science Quarterly 88 (5): 1243-1262, 2007.
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 29 Nov 2013
Cecilia Menjívar and Victor Agadjanian
Department of Sociology and Arizona State University (ASU)
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Armenia, Guatemala, women, non-migrants, sending countries, gender

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The Power of the Law: Central Americans’ Legality and Everyday Life in Phoenix, Arizona

Latino Studies, 9 (4): 377-395, 2011
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Cecilia Menjívar
Department of Sociology
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immigration law, central americans, Phoenix, legality, Guatemalans, Salvadorans, Hondurans

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Rights of Migrants and Minorities

THE LEADING ROGUE STATE: THE UNITED STATES AND HUMAN RIGHTS, pp. 60-74, Judith Blau, David Brunsma, Alberto Moncada, Catherine Zimmer, eds., Paradigm Publishers, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 17 Mar 2012
Cecilia Menjívar and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Department of Sociology and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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The Meanings of Migration, Remittances and Gifts: Views of Honduran Women Who Stay

Global Networks: a Journal of Transnational Affairs, 11 (1): 63-81, 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Nov 2013
Sean McKenzie and Cecilia Menjívar
Arizona State University (ASU) and Department of Sociology
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migration, Honduras, women, remittances, emotions, sending countries, non-migrants

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Turkish Immigrants’ Hopes and Fears Around Return Migration

International Migration, 50 (1): 3-19, 2012
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 02 Oct 2013
Aysem Şenyürekli and Cecilia Menjívar
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities and Department of Sociology
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Turkish immigrants, return migration, host country, home country, United States, Turkey

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Paradoxes of Family Immigration Policy: Separation, Reorganization, and Reunification of Families Under Current Immigration Laws

Law & Policy, Vol. 37, Issue 1-2, pp. 32-60, 2015
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 20 Mar 2015
Maria Enchautegui and Cecilia Menjívar
The Urban Institute and Department of Sociology
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Making Immigrants into Criminals: Legal Processes of Criminalization in the Post-IIRIRA Era

Journal on Migration and Human Security, Volume 5, Number 3, p. 694-715, 2017
Posted: 29 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2018
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Department of Geography, The Ohio State University, University of Arizona - Department of Sociology, Department of Sociology and University of Texas at El Paso

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Criminalization, Immigration, Unauthorized Immigration

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Immigration Law Beyond Borders: Externalizing and Internalizing Border Controls in an Era of Securitization

Annual Review of Law and Social Science, Vol. 10, pp. 353-369, 2014
Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Cecilia Menjívar
Department of Sociology

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Central Themes in the Study of Transnational Parenthood

Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 38:2, 191-217, January 2012
Posted: 02 Oct 2013
Jørgen Carling, Cecilia Menjívar and Leah Schmalzbauer
Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO), Department of Sociology and Montana State University - Bozeman

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Transnational Parenthood, Gender, Class, Care, Moralities, immigration policy, legislation

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Fluid Adaptation of Contested Identities: Second-Generation Migrant Turks in Germany and the United States

Social Identities, 19 (2): 204-220, 2013
Posted: 02 Oct 2013
Zeynep Kilic and Cecilia Menjívar
University of Alaska Anchorage and Department of Sociology

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Turkish immigrants, Germany, United States, citizenship, belonging, second-generation migrants, racialization

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Transnational Parenting and Immigration Law: Central Americans in the United States

Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies, 38 (2): 301-322, 2012.
Posted: 30 Sep 2013
Cecilia Menjívar
Department of Sociology

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Guatemalan immigrants, Salvadoran immigrants, immigrant parents, second-generation immigrants, policy