My Publications

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2015. Deported: Immigrant Policing, Disposable Labor and Global Capitalism. New York University Press: New York.
* Winner, Distinguished Contribution to Research Book Award, Latino/a Studies Section of the American Sociological Association.
* Reviewed in American Journal of Sociology, Latino Studies, International Migration Review, Migration Studies, International Criminal Justice Review, Punishment and Society, Labor/Le Travail, Societies without Borders, Choice, Border Criminologies Blog, Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Books Blog, Crimmigration Blog.
* Book signings at: The Green Arcade (San Francisco), 92nd Street Y (New York City), Politics and Prose (Washington, DC), and KramerBooks (Washington, DC).
* Panel Discussion at the Economic Policy Institute in Washington, DC. November 19, 2015. (Watch here.)

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2012. Immigration Nation: Raids, Detentions and Deportations in Post-911 America.  Paradigm Publishers: Boulder, CO.  (Reissued by Routledge: New York in 2015.)
            * Reviewed in Ethnic and Racial Studies and Societies without Borders
* Honored with “Author meets critics” session at the Pacific Sociological Association meetings in 2013.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2012. Due Process Denied: Detentions and Deportations in the United States. Routledge: New York.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2011. Yo Soy Negro: Blackness in Peru. University Press of Florida: Gainesville. 
* Reviewed in Social Forces, Ethnic and Racial Studies, Past Imperfect, Latin American and Caribbean Anthropology, and Choice
* Honored with “Author meets critics” session at the Social Science History Association meetings in 2012.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2018. Race and Racisms: Brief Edition Oxford University Press: New York. Second Edition.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2018. Race and Racisms: A Critical Approach Oxford University Press: New York. Second Edition.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. Race and Racisms: Brief Edition Oxford University Press: New York. First Edition.
            * Reviewed in Sociology of Race and Ethnicity

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2015. Race and Racisms: A Critical Approach Oxford University Press: New York. First Edition.
* Reviewed in Teaching Sociology, Marx & Philosophy Review of Books Read online, and Ethnic and Racial Studies

Edited Works
Golash-Boza, Tanya (editor). 2018. Forced Out and Fenced In: Immigration Tales from the Field Edited Volume. Oxford University Press.

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Christina Sue (editors). 2013. Comments: Critical Perspectives on Henry Louis Gates’ Television Documentary Series Black in Latin America. Special Section of: Latin American and Caribbean Ethnic Studies

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Eduardo Bonilla-Silva (editors). 2013. “Rethinking Race, Racism, Identity and Ideology in Latin America” Special Issue of: Ethnic and Racial Studies. Volume 36. Issue 10.

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Zulema Valdez. 2018. “Nested Contexts of Reception: Undocumented Students at the University of California, Central.” Sociological Perspectives.

Ramirez, Susana, Tanya Golash-Boza, Jennifer Unger, and Lourdes Baezconde-Garbanati. 2018. “Questioning the Dietary Acculturation Paradox: A mixed methods study of the relationship between food and ethnic identity in a group of Mexican American women” Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. DOI: 10.1016/j.jand.2017.10.008

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2017. “Structural Racism, Criminalization and Pathways to Deportation for Dominican and Jamaican Men in the United StatesSpecial Issue of Social Justice titled "Neoliberal Confinements: Social Suffering in the Carceral State" Volume 44, Nos 2/3: 137-161.

Patler, Caitlin and Tanya Golash-Boza. 2017. “The fiscal and human costs of immigrant detention and deportation in the United States” Sociology Compass. doi: 10.1111/soc4.12536

Valdez, Zulema and Tanya Golash-Boza. 2017. “US Racial and Ethnic Relations in the Twenty-First Century.” Ethnic and Racial Studies 40: 13: 2181-2209.
            *This article included responses by six scholars and then a response back from us.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. “A Critical and Comprehensive Sociological Theory of Race and Racism” Sociology of Race and Ethnicity 2: 2: 129-141.
            *Reprinted in: Beyond Black and White

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. “Parallels Between Mass Incarceration and Mass Deportation: An Intersectional Analysis” Journal of World-Systems Research 22: 2: 484-509
       * Honorable Mention, Best Article Award, Race, Class, Gender Section of the American Sociological Association, 2017.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. “Feeling Like a Citizen, Living as a Denizen: Deportees’ Sense of Belonging” American Behavioral Scientist 60: 13: 1575-1589 doi:10.1177/0002764216664943

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. ““Negative Credentials,” “Foreign-Earned” Capital, and Call Centers: Guatemalan Deportees’ Precarious Reintegration” Citizenship Studies 20: (3-4): 326-341.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2014. “Forced Transnationalism: Transnational Coping Strategies and Gendered Stigma among Jamaican Deportees” Global Networks. 14: 1: 63–79.

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Pierrette Hondagneu-Sotelo. 2013. “Latino Immigrant Men and the Deportation Crisis: A Gendered Racial Removal Program” Latino Studies. 11:3: 271-292.
            ** Honorable Mention, Best Article Award, Latino/a Studies Section of the American Sociological Association, 2014
*Reprinted in Men’s Lives edited by Michael Kimmel and Michael Messner, Oxford University Press.

Sue, Christina and Tanya Golash-Boza. 2013. “‘It Was Only a Joke’: How Racial Humor Fuels Race-blind Ideologies in Mexico and Peru” Ethnic and Racial Studies. 36:10: 1577-1594.

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Cecilia Menjívar. 2012. “Causes and Consequences of International Migration: Sociological Evidence for the Right to Mobility” The International Journal of Human Rights. 16: 8: 1213-1227.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2010. “Had They Been Polite and Civilized, None of This Would Have Happened: Discourses of Race and Racism in Multicultural Lima” Latin American and Caribbean Ethnic Studies. 5:3: 317-330.
Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2010. “Does Whitening Happen? Distinguishing between Race and Color Labels in an African-Descended Community in Peru” Social Problems 57: 1: 138-156.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2009. “Blackness in Mestizo America: The Cases of Mexico and Peru” (Christina Sue: first author). Latino(a) Research Review 7: 1/2: 30-58.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2009. “The Immigration Industrial Complex: Why We Enforce Immigration Policies Destined to Fail” Sociology Compass Volume 3: 2: 295-309.
            * Reprinted in: Race and Ethnicity: Constancy in Change

* Reprinted in The Meaning of Difference: American Constructions of Race and Ethnicity, Sex and Gender, Social Class, Sexuality, and Disability

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Douglas Parker. 2007. “Human Rights in a Globalizing World: Who Pays the Human Cost of Migration?” Journal of Latino and Latin American Studies 2:4: 34-46.

**Winner of the “Best Article Award” from the Latino/a Studies Section of the American Sociological Association, 2008.
* Reprinted in: The Latino/a Condition

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2005. “Assessing the Advantages of Bilingualism for the Children of Immigrants.” International Migration Review 39: 721-753.

Book Chapters in Edited Volumes

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2018. “Raced and Gendered Logics of Immigration Law Enforcement in the United States” Pp. 229-244 in: Race, Criminal Justice, and Migration Control: Enforcing the Boundaries of Belonging, edited by Mary Bosworth, Alpa Parmar and Yolanda Vázquez, Oxford University Press: New York.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2018. “President Obama’s Legacy as the Deporter in Chief” In: Immigration Policy in the Age of Punishment: Detention, Deportation and Border Control, edited by David Brotherton and Philip Kretsedemas, Columbia University Press: New York.

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Yajaira Ceciliano Navarro*. 2018. “My Whole Life Is in the USA”: Dominican Deportees’ Experiences of Isolation, Precarity, and Resilience” Pp. 149-168 in After Deportation, edited by Shahram Khosravi, Palgrave MacMillan: New York.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2018. “When American Dreams Are Shattered”. In: Forced Out and Fenced In: Immigration Tales from the Field, edited by Tanya Golash-Boza. Oxford University Press: New York.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2017. “Mass Deportation at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century” In: Beyond Black and White Edited by Zulema Valdez. Sage.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. “National Insecurities: The Apprehension of Criminal and Fugitive Aliens” The Immigrant Other: Lived Experiences in a Transnational World Edited by: Rich Furman, Greg Lamphear, and Douglas Epps. Columbia University Press.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2014. “Tattoos, Stigma, and National Identity Among Guatemalan Deportees” Pp. 202-222 In: The Nation and Its Peoples: Citizens, Denizens, Migrants Edited by Shannon Gleeson and John S.W. Park. Routledge.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2013. “From Legal to Illegal: The Deportation of Legal Permanent Residents from the United States” Pp. 203-224 In: Constructing Illegality in America: Critiques, Experiences and Responses Edited by Cecilia Menjívar and Daniel Kanstroom. Cambridge University Press.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2013. “Fourteen Months, Four Countries, and Three Kids: Tales from the Field” Pp. 163-174 In: Family and Work in Everyday Ethnography, edited by Tamara Mose Brown and Joanna Dreby.  Temple University Press.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2013. “International Migration” Pp. 300-307 In: Handbook of Sociology and Human Rights, edited by David L. Brunsma, Keri E. Iyall Smith, and Brian K. Gran. Paradigm Publishers.
            **Reprinted in Movements for Human Rights: Locally and Globally 2017 Routledge

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2010. “Imágenes que controlan: Estereotipos en los medios de comunicación en los Estados Unidos” In  Mira cómo ves : racismo y estereotipos étnicos en los medios de comunicación Edited by: Lilia Mayorga Balcazar. Centro de Desarrollo Étnico, CEDET, Lima, Peru.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2008. “The Politics of Difference and Sameness in Peru” In New Voices in the Study of Democracy in Latin America, edited by G. O’Donnell, J. Tulchin and A. Varas with A. Stubits. Latin American Program, Woodrow Wilson Center. 309-336.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2008. “Language Rights” (Douglas Parker, second author). In The Leading Rogue State: The U.S. and Human Rights, edited by J. Blau, D. Brunsma, A. Moncada, C. Zimmer. Boulder, CO: Paradigm Publishers: 125-137.

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Douglas Parker. 2008. “Immigrant Rights as Human Rights” In Globalization and America: Race, Human Rights, and Inequality, edited by D.G. Embrick, A. Hattery, E. Smith. Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield: 107-126.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2007. “Left in the Dark: The Collective Memory and Amnesia of Africa among African-descended Peruvians.” In The First and the Forced: Essays on the Native American and African American Experience, edited by J. Leiker, B. Watkins, K.Warren. Hall Center for the Humanities, University of Kansas.

*=graduate student co-author

Invited Essays in Academic Journals
Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2017. “An ICE Home Raid before Church.” Winter 2017 issue of Humanity. Volume 8. Issue 3: 353-355

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. “Racismo en la politica migratoria de los Estados Unidos” pp. 45-49 in Migrante: Revista de Sociedad y Cultura Edited by Joy Godoy. Lima, Peru

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. “La Deportación Masiva y el Capitalismo Global” In the Dossier “La Frontera México-EE.UU.: Desplazamientos, contenciones, agencias, movilizaciones” Edited by Robert McKee Irwin and Monica Szurmuk Revista Transas. Available online.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2016. “Racialized and Gendered Mass Deportation and the Crisis of Capitalism” Symposium on Race and Ethnicity in the Capitalist World-System Journal of World-Systems Research

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2015. “Targeting Latino Men: Mass Deportation from the United States, 1998-2012” Ethnic and Racial Studies 38:8.

Golash-Boza, Tanya and Eduardo Bonilla-Silva. 2013. “Rethinking Race, Racism, Identity and Ideology in Latin America” Introduction to: Special Issue of: Ethnic and Racial Studies. 36:10: 1480-1484.

Golash-Boza, Tanya 2013. “Does racial formation theory lack the conceptual tools to understand racism?” Ethnic and Racial Studies 36: 6: 994-999.

Sue, Christina and Tanya Golash-Boza. 2013. “More Than ‘A Hidden Race’: The Complexities of Blackness in Mexico and Peru.” Latin American and Caribbean Ethnic Studies 8:1: 77-83.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2012. “What Does a Sociology without Borders Look Like?” Societies without Borders 7:4: 397-404.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2012. “Ethnopoetics: A Jamaican Deportee Tells His Story” Societies without Borders 7:3: 373-375.

Golash-Boza, Tanya. 2010. “The Criminalization of Undocumented Migrants: Legalities and Realities” Societies without Borders 5:1.

Invited Reviews and Encyclopedia Entries
2018. Review of abUSed: The Postville Raid. 97 minutes. 2011. Luis Argueta, director/producer. Teaching Sociology Vol 46, Issue 1, pp. 90 - 92 doi: 10.1177/0092055X17743515

2017. Review of From Deportation to Prison: The Politics of Immigration Enforcement in Post-Civil Rights America by Patrisia Macías-Rojas International Migration Review. Volume 51, Issue 4: Winter: e56–e57

2016. Review of Beneath the Surface of White Supremacy: Denaturalizing U.S. Racisms Past and Present by Moon-Kie Jung in Political Science Quarterly. 131: 3: 676–677.

2015. “Peru” The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism, First Edition. Edited by y John Stone, Rutledge M. Dennis, Polly S. Rizova, Anthony D. Smith, and Xiaoshuo Hou. Doi: 10.1002/9781118663202.wberen068

2011. “Paying Attention to Whiteness and Class: Multiculturalism and Racialized Solidarity in Brazil and Nicaragua” Review Essay of Race and the Politics of Solidarity by Juliet Hooker and Legacies of Race: Identities, Attitudes, and Politics in Brazil by Stanley Bailey DuBois Review 8: 2: 517-521.

2009. Review of Shades of Difference: Why Skin Color Matters Edited by Evelyn Nakano Glenn. Contemporary Sociology 38: 6: 545-546.

2008. “Racial Identification.” International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, 2nd Edition, edited by W. Darity, Jr. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA: 548-550.

2008. “Education, Racial Disparities.” Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, edited by J.H. Moore. Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA: 425-428.

2007. Review of The Globalizers: Development Workers in Action by Jeffrey T. Jackson. Social Forces 85: 1453-1455.

2007. Review of Seeking Refuge: Central American Migration to Mexico, The United States, and Canada by María Cristina García. American Studies. 48: 1: 171-173.

2003. Review of Who is White? Latinos, Asians, and the New Black/Nonblack Divide by George Yancey. Social Forces 82: 434-435.