The Naturalization Trail: Mexican Nationality and US Citizenship

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Abstract

Explores why Mexican immigrants delay naturalization longer and have a lower rate of becoming US citizens than almost all other immigrant nationalities. Covers naturalization trends in relation to age, time in the US, household status, and the context of immigration policy. Based on data from the Immigration and Naturalization Service and regional surveys of Latinos.

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Document Type
  • Report

Creator
  • D. Garth Taylor

  • Rob Paral

  • MarĂ­a de los Angeles Torres

Date Created
  • 2006-06-01

Subject
  • Immigration and Transnationalism

Language
  • English

Record Visibility Public
Content License
  • All rights reserved

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