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Arab world and Arab-Americans

Arab world and Arab-Americans

understanding a neglected minority

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Published by Center for Urban Studies, Wayne State University in Detroit, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Arab Americans -- Congresses.,
  • Public opinion -- United States -- Congresses.,
  • Arab countries -- Foreign opinion, American -- Congresses.,
  • Arab countries -- Study and teaching -- United States -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Sameer Y. Abraham and Nabeel Abraham.
    ContributionsAbraham, Sameer Y., Abraham, Nabeel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.A65 A7, E184A65 A7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 122 p. :
    Number of Pages122
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21843609M

    Arab Americans trace ancestry to any of the various waves of immigrants of the countries comprising the Arab World. According to the Arab American Institute (AAI), countries of origin for Arab Americans include Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Qatar. Who are Arab Americans? Arab Americans are Americans of Arab descent. There are Americans with roots in each Arab country, but most originate from Lebanon, Syria, and Palestine. There are also substantial communities from Egypt, Yemen and Iraq. The first immigrants arrived in the late 19th century.

    3 Mar - For this board the Middle East is defined as the Arab World, Iran, Israel, Turkey, Pakistan and Afghanistan. See more ideas about Books, Childrens books and Arab world pins. Who are Arab Americans? Arab Americans are U.S. citizens or permanent residents who trace their ancestry to, or who immigrated from, Arabic-speaking places in the Middle East. That is in southwestern Asia and northern Africa. We call that region the Middle East. Not all people in this region are Arabs. Most Arab Americans were born in the.

    Reading Horton Foote in the Arab World By: Mona Hashish on: Wednesday 29 April - Genre: Essays Social Ecology in The Old Beginning and The One-Armed ManThe late U.S. playwright Horton Foote () wrote over 85 plays about the American south. The Arab world contains significant Christian minorities in such countries as Egypt, Lebanon, Syria, and the Palestinian territories. Zeina Azzam Seikaly is Outreach Coordinator at the Center for Contemporary Arab Studies, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. Resources on Arabs and Arab Americans. Books • Ashabranner, Brent.


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