Janelle Wong is an Associate Professor of American Studies and the Director of Asian American Studies at University of Maryland in College Park, MD. Her research focuses on race, immigration, and political mobilization. Dr. Wong is the author of Democracy’s Promise: Immigrants and American Civic Institutions (2006, University of Michigan Press) and co-author of two books on Asian American politics. She is currently working on a book about the impact Asian American and Latino evangelical Christians will have on the traditional conservative Christian movement and immigrant political participation. Recently, PRRI had the opportunity to speak with Dr. Wong in depth about some of the 2014 American Values Survey’s findings on Asian Americans.
From the PRRI Blog
As House Reps continue to fight President Obama’s executive action on immigration, we look at how each state views the effect of immigrants on American society.
The Washington Post’s editorial board calls PRRI’s new American Values Atlas (AVA) a “large and important new survey.”
PRRI’s latest Graphic of the Week highlights state-by-state data on immigration reform preferences using the recently updated American Values Atlas.
In today’s buzz, Presbyterian Church USA pastors may soon be able to perform same-sex marriages and WI Gov. Scott Walker changes stance on immigration reform.
- Morning Buzz | CPAC Largely Avoids Same-sex Marriage
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More Posts from the PRRI Blog
In his latest article in The Atlantic, Robert Jones uses data from the American Values Atlas (AVA) to show what Americans really think about immigration reform.
New York Times’ columnist Frank Bruni helped PRRI launch the American Values Atlas (AVA) with style when he wrote his weekly column entirely on AVA data.
Using the newly released American Values Atlas, we explore ten important trends present in America’s evolving religious landscape.
PRRI launched the American Values Atlas (AVA), a new tool allowing users to explore the religious, political, and demographic landscape of the United States, as well as Americans’ attitudes toward political issues, such as immigration, same-sex marriage, and abortion.
As part of the El-Hibri Foundation’s World Interfaith Harmony Week Series, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones hosted a webinar titled “10 Things You Must Know About: Changing Landscape in Religious America From Surveys.”
In his latest column in The Atlantic, PRRI CEO Robert P. Jones provides insight into why the GOP may benefit from embracing immigration reform legislation.
The Atlantic’s David Graham features new state-specific PRRI data to explain why Alabama trails the country on support for same-sex marriage.
NYT’s Frank Bruni uses PRRI data to show that despite a majority of states now allowing same-sex marriage, Americans haven’t fully accepted the LGBT community.
Using new data from the PRRI American Values Atlas, we’re now able to see how each separate state feels about same-sex marriage.
With Valentine’s Day in less than a week, we take a look at the three “major problems” that can spell trouble in romantic relationships and marriages.