Peer-reviewed Journal Articles
Matos, Yalidy. (2020). “The “American DREAM”: Understanding White American Support for the DREAM Act and Punitive Immigration Policies.” Perspectives on Politics, FirstView (Oct 13). https://doi.org/10.1017/S1537592720002492
McCabe, Katherine, Yalidy Matos, and Hannah Walker. (2020). “Priming Legality: Perceptions of Latino and Undocumented Latino Immigrants.” American Politics Research, FirstView (Sep 30). https://doi.org/10.1177/1532673X20959600
Matos, Yalidy. (2019). “A Legacy of Exclusion: the Geopolitics of Immigration and Latinas/os in the South,” in New Directions in the Latina/o South: A Roundtable, LABOR: Studies in Working-Class History, 16(3). doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/15476715-756986 [Selected as open-access featured essay of issue.]
Lopez, Ruth M. and Yalidy Matos. (2018). “Latinx Education Under Attack: The Implications of Immigration Policy for Education.” AMAE Journal, 12(3), 148-168. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.24974/amae.12.3.410
Matos, Yalidy. (2017). “Geographies of Exclusion: The Importance of Racial Legacies in Examining State-Level Immigration Laws.” American Behavioral Scientist, 61(8), 808-831. doi:10.1177/0002764217720480.
Matos, Yalidy. (2018) “Immigration Within the Contemporary Political Discourse.” In The Routledge Handbook of Immigration and Crime. Holly Ventura Miller and Anthony Peguero (editors). New York: Routledge. doi:10.4324/9781317211563-17.
Matos, Yalidy (2019). Book Review: T. Jiménez (2017). The Other Side of Assimilation: How Immigrants Are Changing American Life. Oakland: University of California Press. International Migration Review. https://doi.org/10.1177/0197918319855068
Matos, Yalidy (2018). Review of A. Armenta (2017). Protect, Serve, and Deport: The Rise of Policing as Immigration Enforcement. Oakland, California: University of California Press, in International Criminal Justice Review. doi:10.1177/1057567718821412.
“National Immigration Law Center (NILC),” in Jessica Lavariega Monforti (ed.), Latinos in the American Political System: An Encyclopedia of Latinos as Voters, Candidates, and Office Holders (ABC-CLIO, 2019).
“National Council of la Raza (NCLR),” in Jessica Lavariega Monforti (ed.), Latinos in the American Political System: An Encyclopedia of Latinos as Voters, Candidates, and Office Holders (ABC-CLIO, 2019).
“Cuban American Adjustment Act,” with Jessica Lavariega Monforti, in Jessica Lavariega Monforti (ed.), Latinos in the American Political System: An Encyclopedia of Latinos as Voters, Candidates, and Office Holders (ABC-CLIO, 2019).