Immigration Scholarship and Research
The field of immigration continues to expand across disciplines enhancing our understand of transnational migration.
Research and Reports
The Migration Policy Institute has published a series of reports that examine the implementation of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA).
The UndocuScholars Project issued a recent report, In the Shadows of the Ivory Tower: Undocumented Undergraduates and the Liminal State of Immigration Reform that examines the college experiences of Undocumented and DACAmented young adults attending U.S. postsecondary institutions.
Academic Literature- Journals Articles & Books
Undocumented Students Pursuing Medical Education: The Implications of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) by Yohualli Balderas-Medina Anaya, MD, MPH, Mithi del Rosario, Lawrence Dyle, EdD, and David E. Hayes-Bautista, PhD.
No Place to Belong: Contextualizing Concepts of Mental Health Among Undocumented Immigrant Youth in the United States by Roberto G. Gonzales, Carola Suarez-Orozco, and Cecilia Dedios-Sanguineti.
Growing Up in the Shadows: The Developmental Implications of Unauthorized Status by Carola Suarez-Orozco, Hirokazu Yoshikawa, Robert T. Teranishi, and Marcelo Suarez-Orozco.
Immigration Books Available @ UChicago
The UChicago libraries offers a wide selection of classic and contemporary books that delve deeper into the history, politics, socio-cultural, ethics, and other facets of immigration.