Select Publications by IIR Affiliated Faculty


Boucher, Anna and Justin Gest. 2018. Crossroads: Comparative Immigration Regimes in a World of Demographic Change. Cambridge University Press.

Gest, Justin. 2016. The New Minority: White Working Class Politics in an Age of Immigration and Inequality. Oxford University Press (North America and Europe).

Gest, Justin. August 2010. Apart: Alienated and Engaged Muslims in the West. Oxford University Press (North America). Hurst and Co. (Europe).

Gest, Justin and Willem Maas. 2015-. Citizenship and Migration Politics book series by Palgrave Macmillan.

McCann, Wesley S. and Boateng, Francis (2019/2020). National Security and Policy in America: Immigrants, Crime, and the Securitization of the Border. London, U.K.: Routledge.  

Refereed Journal Articles:

Beine, Michel, Brian Burgoon, Mary Crock, Justin Gest, Michael Hiscox, Patrick McGovern, Hillel Rapoport, Joep Schaper and Eiko Thielemann. 2016. “Comparing Immigration Policies: An Overview from the IMPALA Database” International Migration Review, 50(4).

Boateng, Francis, McCann, Wesley S., Chenane Nkogo, Joselyne, & Pryce, Daniel (2020).  Perceptions of Immigrants in Europe: A Multilevel Assessment of Macrolevel Conditions. Social Science Quarterly.

Boucher, Anna and Justin Gest. 2015. “Migration Studies at a Crossroads: A Critique of Immigration Regime Typologies” Migration Studies, 3(2).

Cleaveland, Carol. (2017). “How the Immigration and Deportation Systems Work: A Social Worker’s Guide.” Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare, in press.

Cleaveland, Carol. (2013). ‘I Stepped Over a Dead Body…’: Latina Immigrant Narratives of Immigration and Poverty. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 23(1), p. 1-13.

Cleaveland, Carol and E. Ilhara. (2012). "They Treat Us like Pests": Undocumented Immigrant Experiences Obtaining Health Care in the Wake of a "Crackdown" Ordinance, Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 22, 771-788.

Cleaveland, Carol. (2011). ’In this Country, You Suffer a Lot:’ Undocumented Mexican Experiences, Qualitative Social Work, 1-21.

Cleaveland, Carol. (2010). “The Mexicans and ‘Us Gringos’: A Case Study of Activist Work with Unauthorized Migrants”, Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 20(5), 637- 657.

Cleaveland, Carol. (2010). “We Are Not Criminals”: Social Work Advocacy and Undocumented Migrants, Social Work, 55(1), 74-81.

Cleaveland, Carol and L. Pierson. (2009). “Police, Convenience Stores and ‘the Bosses’: Migrant Tactics to Find Work,” Ethnography, 10(4), 515-533.

Cleaveland Carol & L. Kelly. (2009). “Shared Social Space and Strategies to Find Work: An Exploratory Study of Mexican Day Laborers in Freehold, N.J”. Social Justice: A Journal of Crime, Conflict, and World Order, 35(4), 51-65.

Correa- Cabrera, Guadalupe. 2017. “Re-victimizing Trafficked Migrant Women: The Southern Border Plan and Mexico’s Anti-Trafficking Legislation” Eurasia Border Review, 8(1), 55-70.

Correa- Cabrera, Guadalupe. 2015. “Inequalities and Global Flows in Mexico’s Northeastern Border: The Effects of Migration, Commerce, Hydrocarbons, and Transnational Organized Crime” Canadian Journal of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, 40(3), 326-350.

Correa- Cabrera, Guadalupe. 2013. “Security, Migration, and the Economy in the Texas-Tamaulipas Border Region: The ‘Real’ Effects of Mexico's Drug War.” Politics & Policy, 41(1), 65-82.

Correa- Cabrera, Guadalupe and Miriam Rojas- Arenaza. 2012. “The Mathematics of Mexico- U.S. Migration and U.S. Immigration Policy.” Policy Studies, 33(4), 297-312.

Gest, Justin, Anna Boucher, Suzanna Challen, Brian Burgoon, Eiko Thielemann, Michel Beine, Patrick McGovern, Mary Crock, Hillel Rapoport, and Michael Hiscox. 2014. “Measuring and Comparing Immigration Policies Globally: Challenges and Solutions.” Global Policy, 5 (3).

Gest, Justin, Carolyn Armstrong, Elizabeth Carolan, Elliott Fox, Vanessa Holzer, Tim McLellan, Audrey Cherryl Mogan and Meher Talib. 2013. “Mapping the Process of International Norm Emergence: Migrants and Minority Rights Agendas.” Global Governance, 19 (1).

Gest, Justin. 2012. “Western Muslim Integration.” Review of Middle Eastern Studies, 46 (2).

Goodman, R., Vesely, C., Letiecq, B., & Cleaveland, Carol. (2017).  “Trauma and Resilience among Refugee and Undocumented Immigrant Women.” Journal of Counseling and Development.

Goodman, R. D., Vesely, C., Letiecq, Bethany, and Cleaveland, Carol. (2016). “Trauma and Resilience among Refugee and Undocumented Immigrant Women.” Manuscript accepted for publication in the Journal of Counseling & Development, Special Issue on Traumatology.

David Levasseur and Lisa Gring-Pemble. "Not All Capitalist Stories are Created Equal: Mitt Romney's Bain Capital Narrative and the Deep Divide in American Economic Rhetoric," forthcoming in Rhetoric & Public Affairs.

Duhita Mahatmya and Lisa Gring-Pemble (2014). "DREAMers and Their Families: A Family Impact Analysis of the DREAM Act and Implications for Family Well-Being." Journal of Family Studies 20.1: 79-87.

Gring-Pemble, Lisa. 2012. “It’s We the People . . . , Not We The Illegals”: Extremist Rhetoric in Prince William County, Virginia’s Immigration Debate. Communication Quarterly 60.5: 624-648.

Mavletova, A., Witte, James. (2016). “Is the Willingness to Take Risks Contagious?  A Comparison of Immigrants and Native-Born in the Unites States.” Journal of Risk Research.

McCann, Wesley S. & Boateng, Francis (2021). An Examination of Immigrant Hate Crime Victimization. American Journal of Criminal Justice

McCann, Wesley S., Zhang, Saijun, Boateng, Francis. (2021). Immigrants, Crime, and the American Dream: Testing an Assimilation Theory of Crime. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology.

McCann, Wesley S. & Boateng, Francis (2020). An Examination of American Perceptions of the Immigrant-Crime Relationship. American Journal of Criminal Justice 

Witte, James C., Davis, S. (2017). “New Americans and Civic Engagement in the U.S.” Contexts, 16(2), 68-70.

Zambotti, Giovanni., Wendy Guan and Justin Gest. 2015. “Visualizing Human Migration through Space and Time,” ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume II-4/W2.

Book Chapters:

Cleaveland, Carol. (2016). “Journeys across the Border and through the Legal System,” in press. NY: Springer Publishing Company.

Cleaveland, Carol. (2012). "Family-Based Immigration: Counterpoint,” book chapter for Gans, Judy and Daniel Tichenor, eds. Sage Debates on Immigration. Thousand Oaks, California: Sage.

Cleaveland, Carol. (2009). “Calling Some ‘Illegal:’ Practice Considerations in Work with Undocumented Immigrants,” book chapter for T. Maschi’s, M.L. Killian’s, C. Bradley’s and K. Ward’s ed. Collaborative Forensic Social Work Practice. NY: Springer Publishing Company.

Kim, Dae Young.  2017.  Transnational Communities in the Smartphone Age: The Korean Community in the Nation’s Capital.  Lexington Books.

Kim, Dae Young.  2014.  “Coping with Racialization: Second-Generation Korean-American Responses to Racial Othering,” in Pyong Gap Min (Ed), Younger-Generation Korean Experiences in the U.S. and Canada.  Lexington Books.

Kim, Dae Young.  2013.  Second-Generation Korean Americans: Their Struggle for Full Inclusion.  LFB Scholarly Publishing.

Kim, Dae Young.  2011.  “The Pursuit of Elite High Schools and Colleges among Second-Generation Korean Americans.”  Development and Society 40(2): 225-259.

Stephens, Erin M., Tuttle, Joshua D., and James C. Witte. (2017). “Interactions between Gender and Immigration in Wage Inequality among STEM Workers, 1980-2010.”  In Gender in the 21st Century: The Stalled Revolution and the Road to Equality, edited by Shannon N. Davis, Sarah Winslow, and David J. Maume. Oakland: University of California Press.

Waslin, Michele. (2009). “Immigration Policy and the Latino Community Since 9/11” In Gary Freeman, David Leal, and Terri Givens, eds. Immigration Policy and Security: U.S., European, and Commonwealth Perspectives. New York: Routledge.

Waslin, Michele. (2010). “Immigration Enforcement by State and Local Police: The Impact on the Enforcers and their Communities.” In Monica Varsanyi, ed. Taking Local Control: Immigration Policy Activism in U.S. Cities and States. Stanford: Stanford University Press. 

Waslin, Michele. (2012). “Driver’s Licenses.” In Judith Gans, Elaine M. Replogle, and Daniel J. Tichenor, eds. Debates on U.S. Immigration. Los Angeles: Sage Reference.

Waslin, Michele. (2012). “The Impact of Immigration Enforcement Outsourcing on ICE Priorities.” In Maria Joao Guia, Maartje van der Woude, and Joanne van der Leun, eds. Social Control and Justice: Crimmigration in the Age of Fear. The Hague: Eleven International Publishing. 

Waslin, Michele. (2013). “Driving While Immigrant: Driver’s License Policy and Immigration Enforcement.” Daniel Stageman, David Brotherton, and Shirley Leyro, ed. Outside Justice and the Criminalizing Impact of Policy and Practice. New York: Springer.