Immigrant Youth (Selected)

2016  Perreira KM, Cofie, L. Practice with Immigrant and Refugee Children and Families in the Healthcare System. In Detlaff, A. and Fong, R. (Eds.) Immigrant and Refugee Children and Families: Culturally Responsive Practice.  New York, NY: Columbia University Press.

2015  Yahirun J, Perreira K, Fuligni A. Family Identity and Obligation across Contexts: A Comparison of Latino Youth in North Carolina and Southern California. Journal of Family Issues, 36(10):1296-1323.

2011  Kiang L, Perreira K, Fuligni, A. Ethnic Label Use in Adolescents from Traditional and Non-Traditional Immigrant Communities. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 40(6): 719-729.

2011  Perreira K, Ornelas I. The Physical and Psychological Well-being of Immigrant Children. The Future of Children, 21(1):195-218.

2011  Perreira K. Mexican Families in North Carolina: The Socio-historical Contexts of Exit and Settlement. Southeastern Geographer, 51(2): 260-286

2010 Ko L, Perreira K. “It Turned My World Upside Down:” Latino Youths’ Perspectives on Immigration. Journal of Adolescent Research, 25(3): 465-493.

2009  Fuligni A, Perreira KM. Immigration and Adaptation, In Villaruel FA, Carlo G, Grau JM, Azmitia M, Cabrera NJ, Chahin TJ. (Eds.) Handbook of U.S. Latino Psychology: Developmental and Community-Based Perspectives, Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

2006  Perreira K, Chapman M, Stein G. Becoming an American Parent: Overcoming Challenges and Finding Strength in a New Immigrant Latino Community. Journal of Family Issues 27(10): 1383-1414.

2007  Perreira, K., Harris, K.M., Lee, D. Immigrant Youth in the Labor Market. Work and Occupations, 34(1): 5-34.