S. Karthick Ramakrishnan

University of California, Riverside

Research Initiative:

S. Karthick Ramakrishnan, Assistant Professor of Political Science at University of California, Riverside, will spend the fall at the Foundation analyzing immigrant civic engagement and its implications for social and political inequality in several U.S. and Canadian cities. He will look at immigrant participation in mainstream and ethnic organizations, asking whether such behavior serves as a way for immigrants to combat inequality and improve their social position.


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