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Amada Armenta

Associate Professor of Urban Planning, University of California, Los Angeles

Research Initiative:

Armenta will work on a book analyzing the experiences of undocumented Mexican immigrants in Philadelphia. She will focus on immigrants’ legal attitudes across various domains, focusing on how immigrants understand and make decisions about migration, driving, working, calling the police, securing identification, and paying taxes.


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