Published Articles and Book Chapters

Margarita A. Mooney. “Human Agency and Mental Illness.” Forthcoming. Journal of Critical Realism.

Nicolette Manglos-Weber, Margarita A. Mooney, Kenneth Bollen and Micah Roos. “Relationships with God among Young Adults.” Forthcoming. Sociology of Religion.

Margarita Mooney. “Narratives, Religion and Traumatic Life Events Among Young Adults.” Social Thought and Research, Volume 33 (2014), pp. 45-82. DOI:10.17161/STR.1808.18445. Click here to read this paper.

Stephanie Potochnick and Margarita A. Mooney. “The Decade of Immigrant Dispersion and Growth: A Cohort Analysis of Children of Immigrants‘ Educational Experiences 1990-2002”. International Migration Review. Online article published 2014. Print version forthcoming 2015. DOI: 10.1111/imre.12111

Margarita Mooney. “Virtues and Human Personhood in the Social Sciences.” Pp. 21-44 in The Palgrave Handbook of Altruism, Morality and Social Solidarity: Formulating a Field of Study. Vincent Jeffries, editor. New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2014. Click here to read this paper.

Margarita Mooney and Nicolette Manglos-Weber. “Prayer and Liturgy as Constitutive-Ends Practices in Black Immigrant Communities.” Advance online publication, July 2014 in Journal for the Theory of Social Behaviour. Please click here to read this paper.

Margarita Mooney, Lin Wang, Jason Freeman and Matt Bradshaw. “Does Believing or Belonging have a Greater Protective Effect on Stressful Life Events Among Young Adults?” Pp. 289-310 in Religion and Inequality, Lisa Keister and Darren Sherkat (editors), Cambridge University Press, 2014. Click here to read this paper.

Margarita Mooney. “Religion and the Incorporation of Haitians in Montreal.” Pp. 201-217 in Religion in the Public Sphere: Canadian Case Studies. Solange Lefebvre and Lori Beaman, eds. Toronto: University of Toronto Press. 2014. Click here to read this article.

Margarita A. Mooney. “Religion as a Context of Reception: The Case of Haitian Immigrants in Miami, Montreal, and Paris.” International Migration. Vol. 51 (3), June 2013, pp. 99-112.  Click here to read the article.

Margarita Mooney. “Mediating Institutions and the Adaptation of Haitian Immigrants in Paris.” Pp. 113-134 in Regine O. Jackson (ed). Geographies of the Haitian Diaspora. New York: Routledge, 2011. Click here to see this chapter.

Margarita Mooney. “Religion, College Grades and Satisfaction Among Students at Elite Colleges and Universities.” Sociology of Religion. Vol 71 (2), Summer 2010, 179-215. Click here to read the article.

Deborah Rivas-Drake and Margarita Mooney. “Neither Colorblind Nor Oppositional: Perceived Minority Status and Trajectories of Academic Adjustment among Latinos in Elite Higher Education.” Developmental Psychology, Vol 45(3), May 2009, 642-651. Click here to read the article.

Margarita Mooney. “Structures de médiation et intégration des immigrants haïtiens à Paris.” Revue Européene des Migrations Internationales. Vol. 24 (No. 1), 2008, pp. 80-114.[“Mediating Structures and Haitian Immigrants in Paris.” European Review of International Migration.] Click here to read the article.

Deborah Rivas-Drake and Margarita Mooney. “Profiles of Latino Adaptation at Elite Colleges and Universities.” American Journal of Community Psychology. Vol. 42 (No. 1/2), September 2008, pp. 1-16. Click here to read the article.

Douglas Massey, Camille Charles, and Margarita Mooney and Kim Torres. “Black Immigrants and Black Natives Attending Selective Colleges and Universities in the United States.” American Journal of Education Vol. 113, February 2007, pp. 243-271. Click here to read the article.

Douglas Massey and Margarita Mooney. “The Academic Consequences of America’s Three Affirmative Action Programs.” Social Problems Vol. 54 (No. 1), February 2007, pp. 99-117. Click here to read the article.

Margarita Mooney. “The Catholic Bishops Conferences of the United States and France: Engaging Immigration as a Public Issue.” American Behavioral Scientist. Vol. 49 (#11), July 2006, pp. 1455-1470. Click here to read the article.

Margarita Mooney. “Migrants’ Social Ties in the U.S. and Investment in Mexico.” Social Forces. Vol. 81 (#4), June 2003, pp. 1147-1170. Click here to read the article.

Michèle Lamont, Ann Morning, and Margarita Mooney. “Particular Universalisms: North African Immigrants Respond to French Racism.” Ethnic and Racial Studies. Vol. 25 (#3) May 2002, pp. 367-389. Click here to read the article.

Alejandro Portes and Margarita Mooney. “Social Capital and Community Development.” Pp. 303-329 in The New Economic Sociology: Developments in an Emerging Field, edited by Mauro Guillén, Randall Collins, Paula England, and Marshall Meyer. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2002. Click here to see this chapter.