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Immigrant Children: Introducing the Issue

April 2011
With Ron Haskins; The Future of Children, Vol. 21, Issue 1, Page 3-18
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Large numbers of immigrant children are experiencing serious problems with education, physical and mental health, poverty, and assimilation into American society. The purpose of this volume is to examine the well-being of these children and what might be done to improve their educational attainment, health status, social and cognitive development, and long-term prospects for economic mobility.