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Title Immigration and crime : race, ethnicity, and violence / edited by Ramiro Martinez, Jr. and Abel Valenzuela, Jr.

Publication Info. New York : New York University Press, [2006]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  364.3 I33I    Check Shelf
Description x, 238 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series New perspectives in crime, deviance, and law series
New perspectives in crime, deviance, and law series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Coming to America: the impact of the new immigration on crime / Ramiro Martinez Jr. -- Rethinking the Chicago school of criminology: a new era of immigration / Robert J. Bursik Jr. -- Immigrant assimilation and crime: generational differences in youth violence in Chicago / Jefferey D. Morenoff, Avraham Astor -- Immigration and incarceration: patterns and predictors of imprisonment among first- and second-generation young adults / Rubén G. Rumbaut, Roberto G. Gonzales, Golnaz Komaie, Charlie V. Morgan, Rosaura Tafoya-Estrada -- Immigration and Asian homicide patterns in urban and suburban San Diego / Matthew T. Lee, Ramiro Martinez Jr. -- t Delinquency and acculturation in the twenty-first century: a decade's change in a Vietnamese American community / Min Zhou, Carl L. Bankston III -- Beyond conflict and controversy: Blacks, Koreans, and Jews in urban America / Jennifer Lee -- The "war on the border": criminalizing immigrants and militarizing the U.S.-Mexico border / Sang Hea Kil, Cecilia Menjívar -- New immigrants and day labor: the potential for violence / Abel Valenzuela Jr. -- Multiple disadvantages and crime among Black immigrants: exploring Haitian violence in Miami's communities / Arnie L. Nielsen, Ramiro Martinez Jr.
Subject Crime -- Sociological aspects -- United States.
Noncitizen criminals -- United States.
Immigrants -- Crimes against -- United States.
United States -- Emigration and immigration.
United States -- Race relations.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions.
Added Author Martínez, Ramiro, Jr.
Valenzuela, Abel, Jr.
ISBN 0814757049 cloth alkaline paper
9780814757048 cloth alkaline paper
0814757057 paperback alkaline paper
9780814757055 paperback alkaline paper
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