Topic: Martha Menchaca

Experts Offer Analysis of Issues Facing 82nd Texas State Legislative Session

Jan. 11, 2011

January 11 marks the beginning of the 82nd Texas State Legislature. While the state budget and redistricting are set to be the most pressing issues that the legislature will tackle, a myriad of other issues are likely to come before the session. Faculty experts from The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss policy and political issues from a variety of perspectives.

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Noticing patterns in residency and naturalization

Nov. 15, 2010
Border Views: University experts help shape border debate

In this tenth installment of the "Border Views" video series, Martha Menchaca, professor in the Department of Anthropology, discusses her research into the trends and historical context behind naturalization and the birthright movement and her thoughts on curbing undocumented migration from Mexico to the United States.

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History repeats itself with birthright movement

Nov. 15, 2010
Border Views: University experts help shape border debate

In this tenth installment of the "Border Views" video series, Martha Menchaca, professor in the Department of Anthropology, discusses her research into the trends and historical context behind naturalization and the birthright movement and her thoughts on curbing undocumented migration from Mexico to the United States.

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Curbing the illegal immigration of Mexico laborers

Nov. 15, 2010
Border Views: University experts help shape border debate

In this tenth installment of the "Border Views" video series, Martha Menchaca, professor in the Department of Anthropology, discusses her research into the trends and historical context behind naturalization and the birthright movement and her thoughts on curbing undocumented migration from Mexico to the United States.

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Border Views: University experts help shape border debate

July 19, 2010
Border Views: University experts help shape border debate

As Americans continue to debate immigration reform, border enforcement and Arizona's recent legislation, UT experts offer their views on these issues through "Border Views," a series of online videos.

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