The Social Contexts of Children of Immigrants in the US (ICPSR 34403)

Principal Investigator(s): Alba, Richard D., City University of New York. The Graduate Center


The goal of this project was to examine the social contexts, defined at the neighborhood or household level, in which the children of immigrant parents are being reared in the United States, and identify the family/household, parental, and metropolitan characteristics associated with these contexts.

Access Notes

  • These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining these resources.

Study Description


This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:    child rearing, children, ethnic groups, families, households, immigrants, parents, urban areas

Geographic Coverage:    United States

Data Collection Notes:

These data are not available from DSDR or ICPSR. Researchers should consult the principal investigator directly for details on obtaining access to the data and documentation:

Dr. Richard D. Alba

The Graduate Center-CUNY

365 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10016