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Norma Mendoza-Denton

Department: Anthropology
Keywords: Education, Cultural Anthropology, Linguistics, Children and the Family, Latinos in the US

Norma Mendoza-Denton is a Professor of Anthropology. Her research focuses on youth, language, migration, politics, and identity. Though her original training is in sociophonetics, she has conducted research among Latina girls involved in gangs, politicians in Town Hall meetings, children in school settings, and young adults playing videogames.