Session 182:
Immigrant Assimilation in the United States and Europe

Saturday, April 13
10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Grand Ballroom B
5th Floor

Chair: Frank D. Bean, University of California, Irvine
Discussant: James D. Bachmeier, University of California, Irvine

  1. Language-Use of Western and Non-Western Migrant Families in Flanders: How Does Family Language Reflect Family Acculturation?Graziela Dekeyser, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Paul Puschmann, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Gray Swicegood, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Koen Matthijs, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

  2. External and Multiple Citizenship in the European Union. Are ‘Extrazenship’ Practices Challenging Migrant Integration Policies?Pablo Mateos, Centro de Investigaciones y Estudios Superiores en Antropología Social

  3. Children and the Language Shift: Factors Affecting English Usage at Home among U.S. Immigrant GroupsKris R. Noam, University of California, Irvine; Susan K. Brown, University of California, Irvine

  4. Tiger Children in “Old” versus “New” Destination Countries: High versus Low Educational Expectations among Chinese Youth in the United States, Spain and ItalyJessica Yiu, Princeton University

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