Shannon. 2012. Conflicting Commitments: The Politics of Enforcing Immigrant Worker Rights in San Jose and Houston. Ithaca: Cornell University Press.
Peer Reviewed Journal Articles
Graauw, Els, Shannon Gleeson, and Irene Bloemraad. (Forthcoming July
2013). “Funding Immigrant Organizations: Suburban Free-riding and Local
Civic Presence" American Journal of Sociology. Vol. 119:1.
Shannon. (Forthcoming July 2013). “Shifting Agendas, Evolving
Coalitions: Immigrant Worker Rights in Houston” WorkingUSA: The Journal of Labor & Society.
Shannon. 2012. “Leveraging Health Capital at the Workplace: An
Examination of Health Reporting Behavior among Latino Immigrant
Restaurant Workers in the United States” Social Science & Medicine , Vol. 75:12 (2291-2298).
Shannon and Irene Bloemraad. 2012. “Assessing the Scope of Immigrant
Organizations: Official Undercounts and Actual Underrepresentation” Nonprofit & Voluntary Sector Quarterly. Vol. 42:2 (344-368).
Shannon, and Roberto G. Gonzales. 2012. “When Do Papers
Matter? An Institutional Analysis of Undocumented Life in the United States.” International
Migration, Vol. 50:4 (1-19).
Shannon. 2010. “Labor Rights for All? The Role of Undocumented Immigrant Status
for Worker Claims-Making” Law &
Social Inquiry, Vol. 35:3 (561-602).
Shannon. 2010. “Re-Conceptualizing
the Economic Integration of Immigrants: A Comparison of the Mexican and
Vietnamese.” Latino Studies, Vol. 8:1
Shannon. 2009. “From Rights to Claims: The Role of Civil Society in Making
Rights Real for Vulnerable Workers.” Law & Society Review. Vol. 43:3 (669-700).
and Shannon Gleeson. 2006. “International Migration in Macro-Stratification
Perspective: Bringing Power Back In.” Berkeley
Journal of Sociology. Vol. 50: Power (120-146).
Gleeson, Shannon. (Forthcoming). “Activism and Advocacy” in Lois Lorentzen (ed.), Hidden Lives and Human Rights in the United States: Understanding the Controversies and Tragedies of Undocumented Immigration. Praeger.
Shannon. 2013. “Unauthorized
Immigration to the United States,” p.1539-1552 in Immigrants in America: Arrivals, Adaptation and Integration. Edited by Elliott Barkan, Santa Barbara:
Irene and Shannon Gleeson. 2012. “Making the Case for Organizational
Presence: Civic Inclusion, Access to Resources, And Formal Community
Organizations” in Remaking Urban
Citizenship: Organizations, Institutions, and the Right to the City. Edited
by Michael Peter Smith and Michael McQuarrie. Comparative Urban and Community Research, Volume 10. New Brunswick:
Shannon. 2008. “Organizing for Latino Immigrant Rights in Two U.S. Cities: The
Case of San Jose and Houston,” p. 107-133 in Civic Hopes and Political Realities: Immigrants, Community
Organizations and Political Engagement. Edited by S. Karthick Ramakrishnan
and Irene Bloemraad. New York: Russell Sage Foundation Press.
Book Reviews & Other Publications
Gleeson, Shannon. (Forthcoming). "Undocumented Workers " in Sociology of Work , edited by Vicki Smith. Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE Reference.
Shannon. 2012. “Review of: Sarathy, Brinda. Pineros:
Latino Labour and the Changing Face of Forestry in the Pacific
Northwest. (Vancouver, Toronto: UBC Press, 2012)” Human Ecology. 40:5 (807-809).
Shannon. 2012. “Review of: Apostolidis, Paul. Breaks in the Chain: What Immigrant Workers Can Teach America about Democracy (Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2010)" Contemporary Sociology 41:1 (61-63).
Shannon. 2011. “Day
Laborers", “Worker Centers", and “Immigrants and Unions", in Anti-Immigration in the United States: A Historical Encyclopedia, edited by Kathleen Arnold. Santa
Shannon. 2011. “Review
of: Norris, Jim. North for the Harvest:
Mexican Workers, Growers, and the Sugar Beet Industry (St. Paul: Minnesota
Historical Society, 2009)” Journal of
American Ethnic History. 30:4 (103-105).
Shannon. 2009. “Review of: Telles, Edward E. and Vilma Ortiz. Generations of Exclusion: Mexican Americans,
Assimilation, and Race (New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2008)” City and Community. 8:2 (197-199).
Shannon. 2008, “Review of: Jiménez, Francisco, Alma M. García, and Richard A. Garcia. Ethnic Community
Builders: Mexican Americans in Search of Justice and Power, The Struggle for
Citizenship Rights in San José, California (Lanham: AltaMira Press, 2007)” Contemporary Sociology 37:5 (472-473).
Selected Works in Progress
Shannon. "Means to An End: An Assessment of the Status-blind Approach to
Protecting Undocumented Worker Rights" (journal article under review)