Race/Ethnicity

Publications

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2011). “It’s a lot of work”: Racialization processes, ethnic identity formations, and their health implications. Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 8(Spring), 37-52.

Ihara, E. S. (2009). Ethnicity matters: The socioeconomic gradient in health among Asian Americans. Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare 36(2), 125-144.

Gee, G. C., Ro, A., Shariff-Marco, S., & Chae, D. (2009). Racial discrimination and health among Asian Americans: Evidence, assessment, and directions for future research. Epidemiologic Reviews, 31(1), 130-151.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2009). Do socioeconomic gradients in body mass index vary by race/ethnicity, gender, and birthplace? American Journal of Epidemiology 169(9), 1102-1112.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2008). Impacts of housing and neighborhoods on health: Pathways, racial/ethnic disparities, and policy directions. In J. H. Carr & N. K. Kutty (Eds.), Segregation: The Rising Costs for America (pp. 197-235). New York : Routledge.

Perez, D. (2008). Prevalence and correlates of everyday discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Sanchez-Vaznaugh, E. V., Kawachi, I., Subramanian, S. V., Sanchez, B. N., & Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2008). Differential effect of birthplace and length of residence on body mass index (BMI) by education, gender and race/ethnicity. Social Science & Medicine, 67(8), 1300-1310.

Perez, D. J., Fortuna, L., & Alegria, M. (2008). Prevalence and Correlates of Everyday Discrimination among U.S. Latinos. Journal of Community Psychology, 36(4), 421-433.

Stone, L. C., & Balderrama, C. H. (2008). Health inequalities among Latinos: What do we know and what can we do? Health & Social Work, 33(1), 3-7.

Cacari Stone, L., Viruell-Fuentes, E.A., Acevedo-Garcia, D. (2007). Understanding the socio-economic, health systems & policy threats to Latino health: Gaining new perspectives for the future. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 5(Special Issue on Health Disparities & Social Justice), 82-104.

Viruell-Fuentes, E. A. (2007). Beyond acculturation: Immigration, discrimination, and health research among Mexicans in the United States. Social Science & Medicine, 65(7), 1524-1535.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., & Osypuk, T. L. (2006). Racial disparities in housing and health. In C. Hartman (Ed.), Poverty and Race in America: The Emerging Agendas. Washington, DC: Lexington Books.

Albertorio, J., Masteller, J., & Cohen, R. (2006). Quickstat: Percentage of adults aged >18 years without health insurance coverage, by ethnicity-United States and counties along the United States-Mexico border, 2000- 2003.

Krieger, N., Waterman, P. D., Hartman, C., Bates, L. M., Stoddard, A. M., Quinn, M. M., et al. (2006). Social hazards on the job: Workplace abuse, sexual harassment, and racial discrimination--a study of Black, Latino, and White low-income women and men workers in the United States. International Journal Health Services: Planning, Administration, Evaluation, 36(1), 51-85.

Abdulrahim, S., & Ajrouch, K. (2005). High-effort active coping and health outcomes among older Arab immigrants. Ethnicity & Disease, 15(Suppl 1), S1-110.

Ihara, E. S., & Takeuchi, D. T. (2004). Racial and ethnic minorities In B. L. Levin, J. Petrila & K. D. Hennessy (Eds.), Mental Health Services: A Public Health Perspective (2nd ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.

Acevedo-Garcia, D., Lochner, K. A., Osypuk, T. L., & Subramanian, S. V. (2003). Future directions in residential segregation and health research: A multilevel approach. American Journal of Public Health, 93(2), 215-221.

Vadgama, J. V., Wu, Y., Datta, G., Khan, H., & Chillar, R. (1999). Plasma insulin-like growth factor-I and serum IGF-binding protein 3 can be associated with the progression of breast cancer, and predict the risk of recurrence and the probability of survival in African-American and Hispanic women. Oncology, 57(4), 330-340.