Session 99:
Mexican Youth in Mexico and the U.S.

Friday, May 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
LaSalle
Level 5

Chair: Rene Zenteno, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte
Discussant: Katharine M. Donato, Vanderbilt University
Discussant: Catherine Menkes, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

  1. Young People's Barriers to Reproductive Health in Mexico CityCarlos J. Echarri Canovas, El Colegio de México

  2. Unintended First Pregnancies: The Experiences of Low-Income Latinas in El Paso, TexasKristine Hopkins, University of Texas at Austin; Deva Cats-Baril, University of Texas at Austin

  3. Fitting In: The Roles of Social Acceptance and Discrimination in Shaping the Academic Motivations of Latino Youth in the U.S. SoutheastKrista Perreira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Stephanie Potochnick, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Andrew Fuligni, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Transition to Adulthood in the Mexican Northern Border: The Interrelations between School and Work among Youth in TijuanaMarie-Laure Coubes, El Colegio de la Frontera Norte

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