Dr Martin Urbina
Professor and Graduate Coordinator
Fax: (830) 758-5003
Address: 3107 Bob Rogers Dr. , Eagle Pass, TX 78852
Dr. Urbina is author, co-author, or editor of over 40 scholarly publications on a wide range of topics, including several academic books. His books include, Latino Police Officers in the United States: An Examination of Emerging Trends and Issues (forthcoming); Beyond Post-Racial America: 21st Century Dynamics of Multiculturalism (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); A Comprehensive Study of Female Offenders: Life Before, During, and After Incarceration (2008); and Kylor’s Adventure Through the Rainforest: A Journey of Courage and Faith (forthcoming). Currently, Urbina is working on 2 new academic books: Juveniles in the U.S. Legal System: Making Sense of Juvenile Justice; and Immigration and the Law: From Conquest to the War on Terrorism. Along with his academic endeavors, he is also writing two novels: An Adventure in Time: A Journey Without Boundaries (fiction); and Mi Vida: Between the Wind and the Rain, I looked up and Wept (nonfiction). His work has been published in national and international academic journals, to include Justice Quarterly; Critical Criminology: An International Journal; and Social Justice: A Journal of Crime, Conflict & World Order. For a complete list of Urbina’s research and publications, visit his faculty website: http://faculty.sulross.edu/murbina/.