García Bedolla, L. 2014. Latino Politics, 2nd edition. Cambridge, UK: Polity.
García Bedolla, L. and M. R. Michelson. 2012. Mobilizing Inclusion: Transforming the Electorate through Get-Out-the-Vote Campaigns. New Haven: Yale University Press.
García Bedolla, L. 2009. Latino Politics. Cambridge, UK: Polity.
García Bedolla, L. 2005. Fluid Borders: Latino Power, Identity, and Politics in Los Angeles. Berkeley: University of California Press.
JOURNAL ARTICLES, PEER-REVIEWED
Michelson, M. R. and L. García Bedolla. “Mobilization by Different Means: Nativity and GOTV.” International Migration Review, forthcoming.
García Bedolla, L. 2012. “Latino Education, Civic Engagement, and the Public Good.” Review of Research in Education 36: 23-42.
García Bedolla, L. 2010. “Good Ideas Are Not Enough: Considering the Politics Underlying Students’ Postsecondary Transitions.” Journal of Education for Students Placed at Risk (JESPAR) 15 (1 & 2): 9-26.
Michelson, M. R., L. García Bedolla, and M. McConnell. 2009. “Heeding the Call: The Effect of Targeted Two-Round Phonebanks on Voter Turnout.” Journal of Politics 71 (4): 1549-1563.
García Bedolla, L. and M. R. Michelson. 2009. “What Do Voters Need to Know? Testing the Role of Cognitive Information in Asian American Voter Mobilization.” American Politics Research 37 (2): 254-274.
García Bedolla, L., J. Lavariega Monforti, and A. Pantoja. 2007. “A Second Look: The Latina/o Gender Gap.” Journal of Women, Politics & Policy 28 (3 & 4): 147-171.
García Bedolla, L. and B. Scola. 2006. “Finding Intersection: Race, Class, and Gender in the California Recall Vote.” Politics and Gender 2 (1): 5-27.
Alvarez, R. M. and L. García Bedolla. 2004. “The Revolution against Affirmative Action in California: Politics, Economics, and Proposition 209.”State Politics and Policy Quarterly 4 (1): 1-17.
García Bedolla, L. 2003. “The Identity Paradox: Latino Language, Politics, and Selective Dissociation.” Latino Studies 1 (2): 264-283.
Alvarez, R. M. and L. García Bedolla. 2003. “The Foundations of Latino Voter Partisanship: Evidence from the 2000 Elections.” Journal of Politics 65 (1): 31-49.
García Bedolla, L. 2000. “They and We: Identity, Gender, and Politics among Latino Youth in Los Angeles.” Social Science Quarterly 81 (1): 106-222.
JOURNAL ARTICLES, OTHER
García Bedolla, L. 2011. “Educating Immigrant Children: the American DREAM Deferred?” Teachers College Record, http://www.tcrecord.orgID Number: 16310.
García Bedolla, L. 2009. “Why U.S. Foreign Policy Matters: Latino Migration to the United States.” Berkeley Review of Latin American Studies (spring): 50-55.
García Bedolla, L. 2007. “Intersections of Inequality: Understanding Marginalization and Privilege in the Post Civil-Rights Era.” Politics and Gender 3 (2): 232-248.
García Bedolla, L. 2005. “The Gender, Race, and Ethnic Implications of Initiative Policymaking in California.” California Policy Issues Annual 6: 21-33.
García Bedolla, L. 2005. “Resources and Civic Engagement: the Importance of Social Capital for Latino Political Incorporation.” Harvard Journal of Hispanic Policy 17: 41-54.
García Bedolla, L. and C. Uhlaner. 2004. “Is the Personal Political? Gender, Sexual Misconduct, and the California Recall.” PS: Political Science and Politics 37 (1): 15-18.
García Bedolla, L. “Still Mariachi Politics: Latinos and the Obama Administration,” in Mark Ledwidge, Inderjeet Parmar, and Kevern Verney, eds., Barack Obama and the Myth of a Post-Racial America, New York: Routledge, forthcoming.
García Bedolla, L. and C. J. Kim. “Beyond Whiteness: Asian Americans and Latinos in U.S. Educational Discourse,” in John S. W. Park, Abel Valenzuela, and Shannon Gleeson, eds. The Nation and Its Peoples: Citizens, Denizens, Migrants.New York: Routledge, forthcoming.
García Bedolla, L. 2010. “Do Cubans Swing? The Politics of Cuba and Cubans in the United States.” In A. Cabezas, I. Hernández-Torres, S. Johnson, and R. Lazo, eds., Una Ventana a Cuba y los Estudios Cubanos/A Window into Cuba and Cuban Studies. San Juan, PR: Ediciones Callejón.
Lavariega Monforti, J. and L. García Bedolla. 2009. “The Influence of History on the Policy Positions and Partisanship of Hispanics in the United States.” In V. Martínez-Ebersand M. Dorraj, eds., Perspectives on Race, Ethnicity, and Religion: Identity Politics in America. New York: Oxford University Press.
Michelson, M. R., L. García Bedolla, and D. Green. 2008. “Mobilizing the Registered: Tactics for Improving Voter Turnout.” In M. E. Felchner, ed. Voting in America, Vol.1. Westport, CT: Praeger.
García Bedolla, L. 2007. “Race, Social Relations, and the Study of Social Capital.” In J. Jennings, ed. Politics, Neighborhoods, and the Misuse of Social Capital. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.
García Bedolla, L. 2006. “Rethinking Citizenship: Noncitizen Voting and Immigrant Political Engagement in the United States.” In T. Lee, K. Ramakrishnan, and R. Ramírez, eds. Transforming Politics, Transforming America: The Political and Civic Incorporation of Immigrants in the United States. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press.
García Bedolla, L. 2006. “Latinas in the United States Congress, 1989-2002.” In V. L. Ruiz and V. Sánchez Korrol, eds. Latinas in the United States: An Historical Encyclopedia. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.
Scola, B. and L. García Bedolla. 2005. “Race, Gender, and the Recall Vote.” In S. Bowler and B. Cain, eds. Clicker Politics: Essays on the California Recall. New York: Prentice Hall.
García Bedolla, L., K. Tate and J. Wong. 2005. “Indelible Effects: The Impact of Women of Color in the U.S. Congress.” In S. Thomas and C. Wilcox, eds. Women in Elective Office, Past Present and Future, 2nd ed. New York: Oxford University Press.
García Bedolla, L. 2005. “What Does Bowling Have to Do with It? Social Capital and Latina/o Participation.” In W. E. Nelson, Jr. and J. Lavariega Monforti, eds. Black and Latina/o Politics: Issues in Political Development in the United States.Miami: Barnhardt and Ash.
García Bedolla, L. 2011. Citizenship, Borders, and Human Needs, Rogers M. Smith, ed. Perspectives on Politics 9 (3): 690-91.
García Bedolla, L. 2007. Racial Transformations: Latinos and Asians Remaking the United States, Nicholas De Genova, ed., Journal of American Ethnic History 27 (1): 85-87.
García Bedolla, L. 2007. Lobbying for Inclusion: Rights Politics and the Making of Immigration Policy, by Carolyn Wong, Journal of Politics 69 (2): 586-587.
García Bedolla, L. 2004. Straddling the Border: Immigration Policy and the INS, by Lisa Magaña, Perspectives on Politics 2 (3): 599-600.
García Bedolla, L. and R. Rodriguez. 2011. “Classifying California’s English Learners: Is the CELDT too Blunt an Instrument?” Research Brief. Berkeley: UC Berkeley Center for Latino Policy Research. Report available from: http://www.escholarship.org/uc/item/2m74v93d?query=lisa%20garcia%20bedolla
García Bedolla, L. 2010. “21st Century Competencies and Civic Participation.” Washington, DC: National Academy of Sciences, Center for Education. Report available from:
Michelson, M. R., L. García Bedolla, and D. Green. 2009. “New Experiments in Minority Voter Mobilization: the Third and Final Report on the California Votes Initiative.” San Francisco: The James Irvine Foundation. Report available from:
Michelson, M. R., L. García Bedolla, and D. Green. 2008. “New Experiments in Minority Voter Mobilization: the Second in a Series of Reports on the California Votes Initiative.” San Francisco: The James Irvine Foundation. Report available from:
Michelson, M. R., L. García Bedolla, and D. Green. 2007. “New Experiments in Minority Voter Mobilization: A Report from the California Votes Initiative.” San Francisco: The James Irvine Foundation. Report available from: