Perception of Opportunity and Academic Orientation Among Mexican and Puerto Rican Youth
The focus of this study is on the ways in which skin color moderates the perceptions of opportunity and academic orientation of 17 Mexican and Puerto Rican high school students. More specifically, the study's analysis centered on cataloguing the racial/ethnic identification shifts (or not) in...
Published July 27th 2012 by Routledge
Understanding the Disenfranchisement of Latino Men and Boys
Latino men and boys in the United States are confronted with a wide variety of hardships that are not easily explained or understood. They are populating prisons, dropping out of high school, and are becoming overrepresented in the service industry at alarming degrees. Young Latino men, especially,...
Published August 29th 2011 by Routledge