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The stories below highlight diversity-related research by Stanford scholars, from a range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary perspectives. In addition to these stories, you can find more information about ongoing research and scholarship by exploring Stanford research centers and academic programs dedicated to advancing understanding of gender, race, ethnicity, religious identity and other dimensions of human diversity.

Feb 18 2020 | Stanford Law | Posted In: Dialogue, Faculty, Research
Stanford law Professor Rabia Belt, a legal historian whose scholarship focuses on disability and citizenship, explains the caucus system of voting and challenges to democracy.
Feb 4 2020 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research
Obtaining documented status leaves some migrants more fearful of deportation, finds Stanford sociologist Asad L. Asad in an in-depth study of Latin American immigrants living in Dallas, Texas.
Jan 31 2020 | Stanford Libraries Special Collections Unbound | Posted In: Announcements, In the News, Research
The papers of Mexican-American artist and poet Jose Antonio Burciaga are preserved in the university's special collections. Between the 1970s and 1990s, the author/artist was part of a movement of Mexican-American artists and intellectuals who actively engaged in conceptualizing and re-...
Jan 31 2020 | Stanford Graduate School of Business | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research
Latinos are launching businesses at an unprecedented pace, but barriers – some long-standing, some brand new – keep them from reaching their potential.
Jan 31 2020 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Research, Students
Stanford psychologist Steven O. Roberts found that the characteristics U.S. Christians assign to God – e.g., male, female, black, white, old, young – are the same identities they attribute to a boss.