Migration and Human Values Series: U.S. Immigration and Border Policy 1965-2010

Wed, Feb 7, 2018, 4:30 pm
Location: 
A71 Simpson International Building

Douglas S. Massey is the Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs at Princeton. His research focuses on international migration, race and housing, discrimination, education, urban poverty, and Latin America, especially Mexico. He is the author, most recently, of Climbing Mount Laurel: The Struggle for Affordable Housing and Social Mobility in an American Suburb (2013) and Brokered Boundaries: Creating Immigrant Identity in Anti-Immigrant Times (2010). He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and the American Philosophical Society. He is currently president of the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences and past-president of the American Sociological Association and the Population Association of America. He received his Ph.D. from Princeton University.

The Migration and Human Values Lecture Series features five prominent researchers in the humanities and the social sciences reflecting on the ethical implications of migration.  Each lecture is an opportunity for academics, policy thinkers, students and other interested citizens to reach beyond available data and partisan positions to contemplate the broader meaning of population flows.

Cosponsored by the PIIRS Research Community, "Migration: People and Cultures Across Borders" 

Please contact Jayne Bialkowski with any questions.