History of Arab Americans: Exploring Diverse Roots, 1st Edition

  • Aminah Al-Deen
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  • ISBN-10: 1440840695
  • ISBN-13: 9781440840692
  • DDC: 305.892
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 219 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released January 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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This concise reference covers the diverse roots of Arabs in America, tracing the changing face of this community from the 19th century until today.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: How Americans Learned about the Arab World, 1600-1900.
2: Beginning to Settle or Not? 1890-1930.
3: Arab Culture in America.
4: Faith, Beliefs, and Practices in Arab Christian and Muslim Communities in Plural America.
5: Political Organizing and Engagement.
6: Women Anchors of Community.
7: Representations of Arabs in American Media.
8: The 9/11 Generations.
9: Special Cases Iraq and Syria.
10: Arab Americans Post-9/11.
11: Challenges to the Arab American Community in the 21st Century.
About the Author.