Dr Martin Urbina
Professor of Criminal Justice
RGC Natural & Behavioral Sciences
Fax: (830) 758-5003
Office: B 109, Eagle Pass
Address: Route 3, Box 1200, Eagle Pass, TX 78852
Dr. Martin Guevara Urbina is author, coauthor, or editor of over 50 scholarly publications on a wide range of topics, including several academic books: Immigration and the Law: From Conquest to the War on Terrorism (2016); Latino Access to Higher Education: Ethnic Realities and New Directions for the Twenty-First Century (2016); Latino Police Officers in the United States: An Examination of Emerging Trends and Issues (2015); Twenty-First Century Dynamics of Multiculturalism: Beyond Post-Racial America (2014); Ethnic Realities of Mexican Americans: From Colonialism to 21st Century Globalization (2014); Capital Punishment in America: Race and the Death Penalty Over Time (2012); Hispanics in the U.S. Criminal Justice System: The New American Demography (2012); Capital Punishment and Latino Offenders: Racial and Ethnic Differences in Death Sentences (2003, 2011); and A Comprehensive Study of Female Offenders: Life Before, During, and After Incarceration (2008). Currently, Urbina is working on three new academic books: Making Sense of the American Juvenile Justice System: Race, Ethnicity, and Social Control; Latinos and the U.S. Legal System: Laws that Wound—A Call for a Balanced System; and The Color of Justice—The Price of Injustice: America on the Horizon. His work has been published in national and international academic journals, to include Justice Quarterly; Critical Criminology: An International Journal; Social Justice: A Journal of Crime, Conflict & World Order; Latino Studies; and Criminal Law Bulletin. For a complete list of Urbina’s research and publications, visit his faculty website.