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RIA # 183: Dr. Ron Mize on Researching the Immigrant Experience

Dr. Ron Mize

On this episode, Katie is joined by Dr. Ron Mize, an Associate Professor in the School of Language, Culture, and Society.  He previously taught International Relations, Sociology, Latino Studies, and Ethnic Studies at ITAM (Mexico City), Humboldt State University, Cornell University, University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne, California State University-San Marcos, University of California San Diego, Southwestern College, Colorado State University and University of Wisconsin Rock County.  His scholarly research focuses on the historical origins of racial, class, and gender oppression in the lives of Mexicano/as residing in the United States. He is the author of over 50 scholarly publications, including four books.

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Segment 1: Researching Immigrant Labor [00:00-19:21]

In this first segment, Ron shares about his research on immigrant labor.

Segment 2: Researching Politicized or Controversial Topics [19:22-35:53]

In segment two, Rob discusses researching politicized topics.

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