Cornell University

Maria Lorena Cook : Publications

Selected Publications

Books

Teri L. Caraway, Maria Lorena Cook, and Stephen F. Crowley, eds. Working Through the Past: Labor and Authoritarian Legacies in Comparative Perspective. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, forthcoming.

The Politics of Labor Reform in Latin America: Between Flexibility and Rights. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2007.

Organizing Dissent: Unions, the State, and the Democratic Teachers' Movement in Mexico. University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1996.

Maria Lorena Cook, Kevin J. Middlebrook, and Juan Molinar Horcasitas, eds. The Politics of Economic Restructuring: State-Society Relations and Regime Change in Mexico. La Jolla, CA: Center for US-Mexican Studies, University of California, San Diego, 1994.

Maria Lorena Cook and Harry C. Katz, eds. Regional Integration and Industrial Relations in North America. Ithaca, NY: ILR, Cornell University, 1994.

Articles and Chapters (Selected)

Graciela Bensusán and Maria Lorena Cook. "State-Corporatist Legacies and Divergent Paths: Argentina and Mexico." In Working Through the Past: Labor and Authoritarian Legacies in Comparative Perspective, edited by Teri L. Caraway, Maria Lorena Cook, and Stephen F. Crowley. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, forthcoming.

"Is Incorporation of Unauthorized Migrants Possible? Inclusion and Contingency for Non-Status Migrants and Legal Immigrants." In Outsiders No More? Models of Immigrant Political Incorporation, edited by Jennifer Hochschild, Jacqueline Chattopadhyay, Claudine Gay, and Michael Jones-Correa. New York: Oxford University Press, 2013.

“Labor.” In Routledge Handbook of Latin American Politics, edited by Peter Kingstone and Deborah Yashar. New York: Routledge, 2012.

“'Humanitarian Aid Is Never a Crime': Humanitarianism and Illegality in Migrant Advocacy,” Law & Society Review 45(3): 561-91, 2011.

“The Advocate’s Dilemma: Framing Migrant Rights in National Settings,” Studies in Social Justice 4(2): 123-43, 2010.

Graciela Bensusán and Maria Lorena Cook. “Political Transition and Labor Revitalization in Mexico.” In Labor Revitalization: Global Perspectives and New Initiatives, edited by Daniel B. Cornfield and Holly J. McCammon. Oxford: Elsevier JAI, pp. 229-67, 2003.

“Labor Reform and Dual Transitions in Brazil and the Southern Cone,” Latin American Politics and Society 44(1): 1-34, 2002.

“Toward Flexible Industrial Relations? Neoliberalism, Democracy, and Labor Reform in Latin America,” Industrial Relations 37(3): 311-36, 1998.