Rubén G. Rumbaut

University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology

3151 Social Sciences Plaza A

Irvine, CA 92697-5100

United States

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1.

The Crucible Within: Ethnic Identity, Self-Esteem, and Segmented Assimilation Among Children of Immigrants

International Migration Review, Vol. 28, No. 4, pp. 748-794, Winter 1994
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Citation 12

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children of immigrants, segmented assimilation, ethnic self-identities, self-esteem, depressive affect, parent-child conflict, acculturation, discrimination

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Ethnic Minorities and Mental Health

Annual Review of Sociology, Vol. 17, pp. 351-383, 1991
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2011
William A. Vega and Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of Southern California and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 847 (10,106)
Citation 4

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mental health, racial-ethnic minorities, immigrants, refugees, depressive symptomatology, psychiatric epidemiology, stress, adaptation, measurement of mental health

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Severed or Sustained Attachments? Language, Identity, and Imagined Communities in the Post-Immigrant Generation

The Changing Face of Home: The Transnational Lives of the Second Generation, pp. 43-95, Peggy Levitt, Mary C. Waters, eds., Russell Sage Foundation, 2002
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 661 (18,425)
Citation 1

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transnational ties, immigration, first and second generations, language, identity, social networks, meaning of home

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Ties that Bind: Immigration and Immigrant Families

IMMIGRATION AND THE FAMILY: RESEARCH AND POLICY ON U.S. IMMIGRANTS, pp. 3-46, Alan Booth, Ann C. Crouter, and Nancy S. Landale, eds., Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1997
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 21 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 626 (19,120)
Citation 4

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Immigration, Family, Marriage, Chain Migration, Remittances, Adaptation, Family Formation, Generation, Gender Role Change, Parent-Child Conflict, Educational Attainment, Children of Immigrants

5.

The Adaptation of Southeast Asian Refugee Youth: A Comparative Study

Final Report, Washington, D.C., U.S. Office of Refugee Resettlement, 1988
Number of pages: 205 Posted: 10 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut and Kenji Ima
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 571 (31,999)
Citation 4

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Refugee Youth, Immigration, Southeast Asian Families, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Lao, Hmong, Educational Achievement, Occupational Aspirations, Adaptation, Acculturation, School Dropouts, School Suspensions, Juvenile Delinquency

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The New Californians: Comparative Research Findings on the Educational Progress of Immigrant Children

CALIFORNIA'S IMMIGRANT CHILDREN: THEORY, RESEARCH, AND IMPLICATIONS FOR EDUCATIONAL POLICY, Rubén G. Rumbaut, Wayne A. Cornelius, eds., University of California, San Diego, 1995,
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Sep 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Sites of Belonging: Acculturation, Discrimination, and Ethnic Identity Among Children of Immigrants

DISCOVERING SUCCESSFUL PATHWAYS IN CHILDREN’S DEVELOPMENT: MIXED METHODS IN THE STUDY OF CHILDHOOD AND FAMILY LIFE, pp. 111-164, Thomas S. Weiner, ed., University of Chicago Press, 2005,
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 470 (26,891)
Citation 2

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Ethnic identity, panethnic identity, generation, social class, acculturation, discrimination, immigration, immigrant families, familism, family cohesion and conflict, Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study (CILS)

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Ages, Life Stages, and Generational Cohorts: Decomposing the Immigrant First and Second Generations in the United States

International Migration Review, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 1160-1205, Fall 2004
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 458 (23,199)
Citation 11

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Immigration, generational cohorts, life stage, age at arrival, first and second generations, 1.5 and 2.5 generation, educational and occupational attainment, language acculturation, identity, criminal justice

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Children of Immigrants and Their Achievement: The Roles of Family, Acculturation, Social Class, Gender, Ethnicity, and School Context

ADDRESSING THE ACHIEVEMENT GAP: THEORY INFORMING PRACTICE, pp. 23-59, Ronald D. Taylor, ed., Information Age Publishing, Inc., 2005
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 393 (31,999)
Citation 1

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immigrant families, intergenerational relations, family cohesion and conflict, school contexts and peer groups, educational achievement, aspirations and expectations, school engagement and dropouts

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Unraveling a Public Health Enigma: Why Do Immigrants Experience Superior Perinatal Health Outcomes?

Research in the Sociology of Health Care, Vol. 13, pp. 335-388, 1996
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut and John R. Weeks
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and San Diego State University
Downloads 314 (56,578)
Citation 4

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Epidemiological Paradox, Perinatal Outcomes, Maternal Risk Factors, Immigrants, Refugees, Natives, Birth Weight, Acculturation, Biomedical and Psychosocial Factors, Health Policy, Comprehensive Perinatal Program

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Pigments of Our Imagination: On the Racialization and Racial Identities of ‘Hispanics’ and ‘Latinos’

HOW THE U.S. RACIALIZES LATINOS: WHITE HEGEMONY AND ITS CONSEQUENCES, pp. 15-36, José A. Cobas, Jorge Duany, Joe R. Feagin, Paradigm Publishers, 2009 ,
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 304 (32,344)

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Hispanics, Latinos, Racialization, Pan-Ethnicity, Legal Basis of Racial Categories, Ethnic and Racial Identities, Census Classifications of Race and Hispanic Origin

12.

A Legacy of War: Refugees from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia

Origins and Destinies: Immigration, Race, and Ethnicity in America, p. 315, S. Pedraza and R.G. Rumbaut, eds., Wadsworth, 1996
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Sep 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Origins and Destinies: Immigration to the United States Since World War II

Sociological Forum, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 583-621, December 1994
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Citation 3

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immigration, types of migrants, causes and consequences of immigration, social and economic adaptations, ethnic diversity

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Undocumented Immigration and Rates of Crime and Imprisonment: Popular Myths and Empirical Realities

Invited Address to the “Immigration Enforcement and Civil Liberties: The Role of Local Police” National Conference, Police Foundation, Washington, DC, August 21-22, 2008. ,
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 03 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 254 (21,498)
Citation 1

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immigration, undocumented immigration, crime rates, incarceration rates, education, ethnicity, public opinion vs. empirical realities

15.

The Melting and the Pot: Assimilation and Variety in American Life

INCORPORATING DIVERSITY: RETHINKING ASSIMILATION IN A MULTICULTURAL ERA, pp. 154-173, Peter Kivisto, ed., Paradigm Publishers, 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 239 (83,429)
Citation 1

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melting pot, immigration, pluralism, assimilation, acculturation, ethnic and racial diversity, discrimination, intergroup relations

16.

Immigration & Language Diversity in the United States

Daedalus 142, 3 (Summer 2013): 141-154
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2013
Rubén G. Rumbaut and Douglas S. Massey
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and Princeton University - Department of Sociology
Downloads 234 (63,637)

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Immigration, language diversity, linguistic assimilation, bilingualism, Spanish language use

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Paradoxes (and Orthodoxies) of Assimilation

Sociological Perspectives, Vol. 40, No. 3, pp. 483-511, 1997
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 233 (91,584)

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assimilation, immigration, ethnocentrism, deficit model, paradoxes of assimilation, conventional wisdom

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Migration, Adaptation, and Mental Health: The Experience of Southeast Asian Refugees in the United States

REFUGEE POLICY: CANADA AND THE UNITED STATES, pp. 383-427, Howard Adelman, ed., York Lanes Press, 1991
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 230 (81,535)

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refugees, mental health, depression, demoralization, life satisfaction, acculturation, migration motives, stress, life events, acculturation, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Laotian

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The Immigration-Crime Nexus and Post-Deportation Experiences: En/Countering Stereotypes in Southern California and El Salvador

University of La Verne Law Review, Vol. 31, No. 2, pp. 363-402, 2010
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Katie Dingeman and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Department of Sociology and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 216 (75,032)

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immigration, crime, detention, deportation, stereotypes, xenophobia, moral panics, incarceration rates, undocumented migration, gangs, Mexico, El Salvador, Southern California

20.

A Language Graveyard? The Evolution of Language Competencies, Preferences and Use Among Young Adult Children of Immigrants

THE EDUCATION OF LANGUAGE MINORITY IMMIGRANTS IN THE UNITED STATES, Terrence G. Wiley, Jin Sook Lee, & Russell Rumberger, eds., pp. 35-71, 2009
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 216 (80,097)

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language acquisition, language loyalty and shift, bilingualism, immigration, 1.5 and second generations, determinants of language competencies, preferences and use

21.

Changing Conceptions of the Police Role: A Sociological Review

Crime and Justice, Vol. 1, pp. 239-288, 1979
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut and Egon Bittner
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 209 (79,839)

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police role, crisis of legitimacy, police reform, police discretion, accountability, complexity and contradictions of police power, substantive and formal rationality, political justice, professionalization

22.

Generation 1.5, Educational Experiences Of

James A. Banks, ed., Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education, Sage Publications, 2012
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 29 Nov 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 197 (66,096)

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1.5 generation, immigration, education, life stages, contexts of exit, contexts of reception, intergenerational analysis

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The Politics of Migrant Health Care: A Comparative Study of Mexican Immigrants and Indochinese Refugees

RG Rumbaut, et al., Research in the Sociology of Health Care, Volume 7, pp. 143-202, 1988
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2013
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 173 (95,304)
Citation 3

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Migrant health care, undocumented Mexican immigrants, Southeast Asian refugees, health status, access and use of health services, health care policy

24.

Reaping What You Sew: Immigration, Youth, and Reactive Ethnicity

Applied Developmental Science, Vol. 22, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 167 (121,746)

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Immigration, Youth, Identity, Reactive Ethnicity, Civic Engagement, Intergroup Relations

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Assimilation's Bumpy Road

AMERICAN DEMOCRACY AND THE PURSUIT OF EQUALITY, M. Chowkwanyun & R. Serhan, eds., pp. 184-219, Paradigm Publishers, 2011
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 157 (123,952)

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Assimilation, segmented assimilation, Americanization, economic mobility, inequality, ethclass, acculturation, integration, identity, language, race, ethnicity, panethnicity, religion, citizenship, undocumented status

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The Structure of Refuge: Southeast Asian Refugees in the United States, 1975-1985

International Review of Comparative Public Policy, Vol. 1, pp. 97-129, 1989
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 17 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 149 (115,720)

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Segmented State Welfare Systems, Southeast Asian Refugees, Occupational and Economic Adaptation, Welfare Dependency, Fertility, Family Structure, Human Capital, Segmented Labor Markets, IHARP Longitudinal Survey

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Portraits, Patterns, and Predictors of the Refugee Adaptation Process: Results and Reflections from the IHARP Panel Study

REFUGEES AS IMMIGRANTS: CAMBODIANS, LAOTIANS AND VIETNAMESE IN AMERICA, pp. 138-182, David W. Haines, ed., Rowman and Littlefield, 1989
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 147 (112,206)

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Refugees, Indochinese Health and Adaptation Research Project (IHARP), Longitudinal Study, Migration, Resettlement, Vietnamese, Chinese-Vietnamese, Cambodian, Lao, Hmong, San Diego County

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education, undocumented immigrants, social disconnection, labor force status, educational expectations, immigrant families, transition to adulthood

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Immigration and Adult Transitions

The Future of Children, Vol. 20, No. 1, pp. 43-66, Spring 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut and Golnaz Komaie
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and Independent
Downloads 115 (171,477)

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transitions to adulthood, immigration, first and second generations, 1.5 generation, ethnic diversity, ethnic inequality, public policy

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Achievement and Ambition Among Children of Immigrants in Southern California

Levy Economics Institute Working Paper No. 215
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 26 Apr 1998 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Citation 2

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immigration, 1.5 and second generation, education, acculturation, discrimination, ethnic identities, Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study (CILS)

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Terms of Belonging: Are Models of Membership Self-Fulfilling Prophecies?

Georgetown Immigration Law Journal, Vol. 13, 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 30 Jul 2011
T. Alexander Aleinikoff and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Columbia Global Policy Initiative, Columbia Law School and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Citation 5

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Immigration, integration, assimilation, models of membership, citizenship, self-fulfilling prophecy, anti-immigrant policies, inclusionary policies

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English Plus: Exploring the Socioeconomic Benefits of Bilingualism in Southern California

Rumbaut, Rubén G., English Plus: Exploring the Socioeconomic Benefits of Bilingualism in Southern California. In Callahan, R.M. & Gándara, P.C., eds., The Bilingual Advantage: Language, Literacy, and the Labor Market. Multilingual Matters: Clevedon, U.K., 2014.,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 24 May 2014 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2015
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 99 (56,419)

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Bilingualism, fluent bilingualism, English monolingualism, immigration, generation, education, occupational status, earnings

33.

The Health Status and Health Behaviors of Hispanics

HISPANICS AND THE FUTURE OF AMERICA, pp. 362-409, Marta Tienda, Faith Mitchell, eds., The National Academies Press, 2006
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Oct 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut, Jose Escarce and Leo Morales
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - RAND Health Sciences Program and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 91 (157,646)
Citation 1

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Immigrant Students in California Public Schools: A Summary of Current Knowledge

John Hopkins University – Center for Research on Effective Schooling for Disadvantaged Students Report No. 11,
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 85 (200,718)
Citation 1

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Immigrant Students, Refugees, Academic Achievement, Educational Aspirations, Dropouts, Grade Point Averages, Achievement Test Scores, Fluent-English-Proficient (FEP), Limited-English-Proficient (LEP), California Public Schools, Los Angeles Unified School District, San Diego High Schools

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Coming of Age in 'America’s Finest City': Transitions to Adulthood among Children of Immigrants in San Diego

COMING OF AGE IN AMERICA, Mary C. Waters, Patrick J. Carr, Maria J. Kefalas, Jennifer Holdaway, eds., University of California Press, 2011
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 13 Jul 2012
Linda Borgen and Rubén G. Rumbaut
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 82 (220,186)

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coming of age, transitions to adulthood, higher education, employment, finances, family of origin, family formation, Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study, San Diego

36.

Passages to America: Perspectives on the New Immigration

AMERICA AT CENTURY'S END, pp. 208-244 , 518-526, Alan Wolfe, ed., Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 06 Jun 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Citation 1

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Harvest of Loneliness? Braceros in the American Past, the Politics of the Present, and Lessons for the Future

Cristina Gortázar, Carolina M. Parra, B. Segaert, and Christiane Timmerman, eds., European Migration and Asylum Policies: Coherence or Contradiction? Éditions Bruylant, 2012 ,
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Aug 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 77 (218,656)

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Bracero Program, guest workers, comprehensive immigration reform, undocumented immigrants, unskilled labor supply and demand, absolute and relative deprivation, criminalization, amnesty, human rights, political conflict, fear, xenophobia

38.

The Family in Exile: Cuban Expatriates in the United States

American Journal of Psychiatry, Vol. 133, No. 4, pp. 395-399, April 1976
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 09 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2011
Ruben D. Rumbaut and Rubén G. Rumbaut
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 77 (179,608)
Citation 3

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Cuban expatriates, experience of exile, unaccompanied children, context of reception, resources and vulnerabilities, marginality, ethnic consciousness, ethnic communities, psychological elements, social determinants, government policies

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Assimilation of Immigrants

James D. Wright (editor-in-chief), International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition, Vol 2. Oxford: Elsevier, pp. 81-87, 2015
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 21 Apr 2015
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 75 (28,477)

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Assimilation, segmented assimilation, immigration, structural integration, acculturation, reactive ethnicity, identification, modes of incorporation, context of reception, segregation, racialization

40.

Assimilation and Its Discontents: Ironies and Paradoxes

The Handbook of International Migration, Pp. 172-195 (New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 1999)
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Jun 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 75 (189,690)
Citation 3

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Immigration, assimilation, acculturation, identity, myth of progress, national narrative, rhetoric and reality

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Survivor: Cuba; the Cuban Revolution at 50

Latin American Perspectives Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 84-98, 2009
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 06 Jul 2011
Luis E. Rumbaut and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Cuban American Alliance Education Fund and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 72 (204,703)

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Cuban Revolution, Imperialism, Capitalism, Socialism, US–Cuba relations

42.

Vietnamese Americans

THE NEW AMERICANS: A HANDBOOK TO IMMIGRATION SINCE 1965, pp. 652-673, Mary C. Waters, Reed Ueda, Helen B. Marrow, eds., Harvard University Press, 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 07 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 68 (223,224)

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Vietnam War, Vietnamese Americans, refugee policy, immigration, acculturation, socioeconomic mobility, transitions to adulthood

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Young Adults in the United States: A Profile

Research Network Working Paper No. 4
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 66 (255,454)
Citation 2

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Early adulthood, transitions to adulthood, leaving home, finishing school, entering the workforce, getting married, having children, "adultra" index, status change

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Young Adults in the United States: A Mid-Decade Profile

Research Network Working Paper September 2007
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut and Golnaz Komaie
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and Independent
Downloads 63 (259,335)
Citation 1

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Transitions to adulthood, young adults 18 to 34, living arrangements, education, poverty, income, marriage, family formation, immigrants, nativity, generation, race, ethnicity, diversity

45.

Gendered Paths: Educational and Occupational Expectations and Outcomes Among Adult Children of Immigrants

Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol. 28, No. 6, pp. 1087-1118, November 2005
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 10 Jul 2011
Cynthia Feliciano and Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - School of Social Sciences and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 63 (193,313)
Citation 3

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Immigration, gender, education, occupations, aspirations, early adulthood, Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study

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The Making of a People

HISPANICS AND THE FUTURE OF AMERICA, pp. 16-65, Marta Tienda and Faith Mitchell, eds, National Academies Press, 2006
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 59 (306,254)
Citation 6

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Hispanics, Latinos, pan-ethnic labels, immigration and incorporation histories, national origins, language, race, social and legal status, citizenship, natural increase

47.

The Criminalization of Immigration in the United States

Washington, DC: American Immigration Council Special Report, July 2015
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 17 Jul 2015
Walter A. Ewing, Daniel E. Martinez and Rubén G. Rumbaut
American Immigration Council, University of Arizona - Department of Sociology and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 57 (37,235)

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crime, immigration, criminalization, crimmigration, detention, deportation, immigration enforcement, xenophobia, ethnicity, race

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Linguistic Life Expectancies: Immigrant Language Retention in Southern California

Population and Development Review, Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 447-460, September 2006
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Mar 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut, Douglas S. Massey and Frank D. Bean
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology, Princeton University - Department of Sociology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Turning Points in the Transition to Adulthood: Determinants of Educational Attainment, Incarceration, and Early Childbearing Among Children of Immigrants

Ethnic and Racial Studies, Vol. 28, No. 6, pp. 1041-1086, 2005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 48 (242,599)
Citation 6

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Immigration, education, incarceration, early childbearing, transitions to adulthood, Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study

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Fertility and Adaptation: Indochinese Refugees in the United States

International Migration Review, Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 428-466, Summer 1986
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 09 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 27 Jul 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut and John R. Weeks
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and San Diego State University
Downloads 47 (311,435)
Citation 1

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Fertility, Immigration, Adaptation, Indochinese Refugees, Vietnamese, Cambodians, Laotians, Hmong, Welfare Dependency, Maternal and Child Health, Economic Self-Sufficiency

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'If that is Heaven, We Would Rather Go to Hell:' Contextualizing U.S.-Cuba Relations

Societies Without Borders, Vol. 2, pp. 131-152, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jul 2011
Luis E. Rumbaut and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Cuban American Alliance Education Fund and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 47 (271,478)
Citation 2

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Cuba, Spanish colonialism, US imperialism, US-Cuba relations, Platt Amendment, Teller Amendment, Fidel Castro, José Martí, Hatuey

52.

Self and Circumstance: Journeys and Visions of Exile

THE DISPOSSESSED: AN ANATOMY OF EXILE, pp. 331-355, Peter I. Rose, ed., with a Foreword by Liv Ullman, University of Massachusetts Press, 2005
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2012
Ruben D. Rumbaut and Rubén G. Rumbaut
affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 45 (282,348)

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exile, coerced homelessness, exile shock, culture shock, one-and-a-half generation, generational perspectives, identity, Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study

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Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Becoming Americans - U.S. Immigrant Integration

Hearing on 'Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Becoming Americans - US Immigrant Integration,' Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law of the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Serial No. 110-27
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 44 (301,152)

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Immigration, assimilation, acculturation, English language acquisition, language change, linguistic life expectancies, immigration causes and consequences, immigration reform policies

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Immigration Research in the United States: Social Origins and Future Orientations

American Behavioral Scientist, Vol. 42, No. 9, pp. 1285-1301, 1999
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2014
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 43 (314,114)

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immigration, social origins and research orientations of immigration scholars, ethnic insiders and outsiders

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Assessing the Effects of Recent Immigration on Serious Property Crime in Austin, Texas

Richard Stansfield, Scott Akins, Rubén G. Rumbaut and Roger B. Hammer, "Assessing the Effects of Recent Immigration on Serious Property Crime in Austin, Texas." Sociological Perspectives 56, 4 (Winter 2013): 647-672.,
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 26 Nov 2013
University of Delaware, Oregon State University, University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and Oregon State University
Downloads 37 (334,286)

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Immigration, crime, communities, social ecology, social disorganization

56.

The Coming of the Second Generation: Immigration and Ethnic Mobility in Southern California

The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, Vol. 620, pp. 196-236, November 2008
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 06 Nov 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
Downloads 36 (356,092)
Citation 2

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Immigration, modes of incorporation, intergenerational mobility, segmented assimilation, language acculturation, education, incarceration, childbearing, urban inequality

57.

Infant Health Among Indochinese Refugees: Patterns of Infant Mortality, Birthweight and Prenatal Care in Comparative Perspective.

Research in the Sociology of Health Care, Vol. 8, pp. 137-196,1989
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut and John R. Weeks
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and San Diego State University
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Infant health, early neonatal and post-early neonatal mortality, low-birthweight births, prenatal care, refugees from Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, immigration, adaptation, IHARP study, San Diego County, public health policy

58.

On the Past and Future of American Immigration and Ethnic History: A Sociologist’s Reflections on a Silver Jubilee

Journal of American Ethnic History, Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 160-167, Summer 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 07 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 20 May 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, Ethnicity, American Ethnic History

59.

Immigration, Incorporation, and Generational Cohorts in Historical Contexts

HISTORICAL INFLUENCES ON LIVES AND AGING, pp. 43-88, K. Warner Schaie and Glen H. Elder, Jr., eds., Springer Publishing, 2005
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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60.

Paradise Shift: Immigration, Mobility and Inequality in Southern California

Austrian Academy of Sciences, Commission for Migration and Integration Research Working Paper No. 14
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 03 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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immigration, inequality, mobility, legal status, education, incarceration, childbearing, acculturation, transitions to adulthood

61.

Debunking Mexican American Apartheid: A Long, Dark Silence of Law, a Brief Shining Moment of Justice

Bilingual Review/Revista Bilingüe, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 281-287, 2008,
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 07 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Hernández v. Texas, Racial Segregation, Jury Selection, Mexican American Lawyers, U.S. Supreme Court, Fourteenth Amendment

62.

Immigration, Economic Disadvantage, and Homicide: A Community-Level Analysis of Austin, Texas

Homicide Studies, Vol. 13, No. 3, pp. 307-314, 2009
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 20 Jul 2011
Scott Akins, Rubén G. Rumbaut and Richard Stansfield
Oregon State University, University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and University of Delaware
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immigration, crime, homicide, economic disadvantage, structural predictors of violent crime, gateway city, Austin, Texas

63.

Transitions to Adulthood in Immigrant America: Barriers and Opportunities

Pastora San Juan Cafferty Lecture on Race and Ethnicity in American Life, University of Chicago, November 1, 2011
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Nov 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, undocumented immigrants, generations, ethnicity, inequality, mobility, education, work, poverty, family formation, gender, adult transitions

64.

Passages to Adulthood: The Adaptation of Children of Immigrants in Southern California

CHILDREN OF IMMIGRANTS: HEALTH, ADJUSTMENT, AND PUBLIC ASSISTANCE, pp. 478-545, Donald J. Hernandez, ed., National Academy Press, 1999
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 10 Jun 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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children of immigrants, family situation, school achievement, educational and occupational aspirations, language use, ethnic identities, discrimination, pychological adaptation, self-esteem, depression

65.

A Distorted Nation: Perceptions of Racial/Ethnic Group Sizes and Attitudes Toward Immigrants and Other Minorities

Social Forces Vol. 84, No. 2, pp. 899-917, December 2005
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Mar 2012
Richard Alba, Rubén G. Rumbaut and Karen Marotz
City University of New York (CUNY), University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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66.

The New Immigration

Contemporary Sociology, Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 307-311, July 1995
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 07 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 10 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigrants, Refugees, Undocumented Migration, Immigration Policies and Politics, Border Control, Definition of the Situation, Unintended Consequences

67.

Coming of Age in Immigrant America

Research Perspectives on Migration, Vol. 1, No. 6, pp. 1-14, 1998
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 09 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Citation 1

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immigration, generation, gender, language acquisition, bilingualism, educational achievement, ethnic identities, discrimination, self-esteem, Children of Immigrants Longitudinal Study (CILS)

68.

Review of Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans, Assimilation, and Race

Population Review, 48, 1: 135-137, 2009
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 29 Nov 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Mexican Americans, generations, acculturation, segmented assimilation, mobility, inequality, exclusion, education, language, politics, ethnic and racial identity

69.

One Hundred Years of Sociological Solitude?

The Chronicle Review, Vol. 51, No. 49, pp. B10, 2005.
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 08 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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70.

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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71.

A Hunger for Memory, a Thirst for Justice

Law Quadrangle Notes – Journal of the University of Michigan Law School, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 24-34, 1993,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Juan Luis Tienda, Mexican Americans, Law, Latin American Immigration, Hispanics, Ethnic Diversity, Justice, Memory, History

72.

Book Review – Breaking and Entering: Policewomen on Patrol

Work and Occupations: An International Sociological Journal, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp. 248-253, May 1984
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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police role, policewomen, occupational and gender roles, defeminization, deprofessionalization

73.

Demographic Transformations, Structural Contexts, and Transitions to Adulthood

HEALTH ISSUES IN LATINO MALES: A SOCIAL AND STRUCTURAL APPROACH, Marilyn Aguirre-Molina, Luisa N. Borrell, & William A. Vega, eds., Rutgers University Press, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Latino males, demographic momentum of Hispanic population, transitions to adulthood, ethnic and generational differences, Mexicans, Puerto Ricans, Cubans,

74.

Immigration’s Complexities, Assimilation’s Discontents

Contexts, Vol. 7, No. 1, p. 72, February 2008
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 05 Jul 2011
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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75.

Infant Mortality Among Ethnic Immigrant Groups

Social Science & Medicine, Vol. 33, No. 3, pp. 327-334, 1991
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 09 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 11 Jul 2011
John R. Weeks and Rubén G. Rumbaut
San Diego State University and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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infant mortality, fertility, prenatal care, immigrants, Indochinese refugees, racial-ethnic groups, neonatal mortality, linked birth and infant death records

76.

Transitions to Adulthood in Immigrant America: Barriers and Opportunities [Figures and Data Tables]

Pastora San Juan Cafferty Lecture on Race and Ethnicity in American Life, University of Chicago, November 1, 2011 http://ssrn.com/abstract=2182128
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Dec 2012
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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immigration, undocumented immigrants, generations, ethnicity, inequality, mobility, education, work, poverty, family formation, gender, adult transitions

77.

Reproductive Outcomes Among Mexican-Origin Women in San Diego and Tijuana: Testing the Migration Selectivity Hypothesis

Journal of Immigrant Health, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 77-90, 1999
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 17 Apr 2012
John R. Weeks, Rubén G. Rumbaut and Norma Ojeda
San Diego State University, University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Pregnancy outcomes, low birthweight, prenatal visits, immigration, US-born versus Mexico-born Latinas, immigrant selectivity, acculturation, epidemiological paradox

78.

Using NCES Surveys to Understand the Experiences of Immigrant-Origin Students

National Academy of Education Workshop to Examine Current and Potential Uses of NCES Longitudinal Surveys by the Education Research Community. Washington, DC: National Academy of Education, 2014.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 19 Apr 2015
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, education, children of immigrants, second generation, diversity, inequality, socioeconomic status, legal status, longitudinal surveys, official statistics

79.

Immigration and Incarceration: Patterns and Predictors of Imprisonment Among First- and Second-Generation Young Adults

Ramiro Martínez, Jr. and Abel Valenzuela, Jr., eds., Immigration and Crime: Race, Ethnicity, and Violence. New York: New York University Press, 2006,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Sep 2015
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology, Harvard University - Graduate School of Education, Independent, Ohio University - Department of Sociology and Independent
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Citation 3

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immigration, incarceration, generation, nativity, ethnicity, race, crime, violence, education, young men

80.

Obama and the World: Cuba, International Politics, and the Impact and Potential Legacy of the Obama Presidency

Paper presented at the annual meetings of the American Sociological Association, Special Session on “The Obama Presidency,” Seattle, 2016,
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Apr 2017
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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International Relations, Presidency (American Politics), Cuban Studies, Political Science, Social movements and revolution, Cuban History, Cuban Revolution, Barack Obama, U.S. Embargo Against Cuba, US- Cuban Relations, Political Sociology, Social Change

81.

Crossing Borders, Changing Places: Immigrant America In A World On The Move

East/West Cultural Passage: Journal of the Research Center for Cross-Cultural Studies, 14, 1 (2014): 24-56
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 23 May 2016
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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international migration, global migration trends, immigrants in the United States, modes of incorporation, socioeconomic mobility, settlement, acculturation, inequality, undocumented immigration, detention, deportation

82.

Immigrant America: A Portrait

Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut. Immigrant America: A Portrait. 4th edition. University of California Press, 2014.,
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 22 May 2016
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, history, theory, assimilation, acculturation, settlement patterns, socioeconomic mobility, education, entrepreneurship, citizenship, bilingualism, second generation, religion, social policy

83.

Moving: Patterns of Immigrant Settlement and Spatial Mobility

Chapter 3 of Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut, Immigrant America: A Portrait. 4th ed. University of California Press, 2014.,
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 May 2016
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, immigrant settlement,spatial mobility, pioneers, chain migration, new destinations, dispersal, ethnic concentration, recruitment, labor migrants, professional migrants, entrepreneurial migrants, refugees and exiles, urbanization, persistent ethnicity

84.

Language: Diversity and Resilience

Chapter 6 of Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut, Immigrant America: A Portrait. 4th ed. University of California Press, 2014. ,
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 May 2016
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, language acquisition, language shift, language maintenance and loyalty, bilingualism, generation, acculturation, assimilation, integration, language homogeneity, language death, Americanization, inter-generational relations, school achievement, economic outcomes

85.

The Three Phases of U.S.-Bound Immigration: From 1880 to the Present

Chapter 1 of Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut, Immigrant America: A Portrait. 4th ed. University of California Press, 2014,
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 May 2016
Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Princeton University and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, history, types of migration, professional migrants, labor migrants, refugees and asylees, industrialization, war, nativism, xenophobia, ethnicities, modes of incorporation, contexts of exit, contexts of reception, restrictionism, national origins quota laws

86.

Immigration and Public Policy

Chapter 9 of Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut, Immigrant America: A Portrait. 4th ed. University of California Press, 2014,
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 19 May 2016
Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Princeton University and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration policy, policy contradictions, unanticipated consequences, assimilation vs. exclusion, public perceptions, nativism, xenophobia, integration policies

87.

Theoretical Overview: Theories of International Migration and Immigrant Adaptation

Chapter 2 of Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut, Immigrant America: A Portrait. 4th ed. University of California Press, 2014,
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 May 2016
Alejandro Portes and Rubén G. Rumbaut
Princeton University and University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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International migrations, immigrant adaptations, theory, policy, assimilation, acculturation, modes of incorporation, contexts of exit and reception, patterns of immigrant settlement and adaptation, acculturation

Other Papers (2)

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1.

Book Review: 'Havana USA: Cuban Exiles and Cuban Americans in South Florida, 1959-1994.'

Journal of American Ethnic History, 16, 3 (Spring 1997): 137-139.
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 21 Apr 2015
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Exile, refugees, immigration policies, Cuba, Cuban Americans, Havana, Miami, Mariel boatlift, history, immigrant generations, adaptation, discrimination

2.

From the Great Inclusion to the Great Expulsion?

El Pais, IDEAS, 2017
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 08 May 2017
Rubén G. Rumbaut
University of California, Irvine - Department of Sociology
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Immigration, International Migration, Immigration Policy, Migration Studies, Refugee Studies, Social Inclusion and Exclusion, Immigrant Detention, Deportation, Xenophobia, Social Conflict, Political Science, Sociology