Paul DiMaggio
This paper proposes a systematic approach to the study of immigration and art by considering relevant theoretical concepts. We focus on the role of institutions and economic change as forces shaping the expressive alternatives of immigrants and their ...
Susan Fiske
This Agenda article first considers whether social psychology is in the best or worst of times and suggests that we are instead in extraordinary times, given exciting agendas and potential policy relevance, if we are careful. The article illustrates with ...
Miguel Centeno
Brubaker neatly lays out the ways in which the concepts are theoretically related; what remains to be addressed, however, is how language, religion, ethnicity, and nation are intertwined in the context of everyday life. Specifically, the lecture raises ...
Elizabeth Levy Paluck
Wiley Online Library Can a soap opera influence political attitudes and engagement among U.S. Latinos, particularly those perceiving a threat from immigration legislation? The extended contact hypothesis predicts that ingroup fictional characters can ...
Douglas Massey
What do the social categories “Latino” and “American” actually mean to today’s immigrants?  Brokered Boundaries  analyzes how first- and second-generation immigrants from Central and South America and the Caribbean navigate these categories and their ...