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Arabs in the United States

Ibrahim Othman

Arabs in the United States

a study of an Arab-American community

by Ibrahim Othman

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Shaʻshaʻa in Amman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Springfield (Mass.),
  • Massachusetts,
  • Springfield.
    • Subjects:
    • Arab Americans -- Massachusetts -- Springfield,
    • Americanization,
    • Springfield (Mass.) -- Social conditions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIbrahim Othman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF74.S819 A656
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 140 p. :
      Number of Pages140
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4297459M
      LC Control Number78325780

        Today in the United States of America there are approximately 3 million persons who are adherents of Islam. Arab Americans, both Christian and Muslim, constitute a growing number of persons in the American population. These persons are suffering the effects of a particularly virulent prejudice too often aided and abetted by statements and images in the media and by rhetoric from some of the. s–s. While Arabs have been immigrating individually to North America since before the United States became a nation, the first significant period of Arab immigration began in the s and lasted until , when the Johnson-Reed Quota Act was passed, nearly ending immigration from this region for the time being. During this period, an estimated , immigrants entered the United.

        Regrettably, the United States seems to have lost the moral high ground in the Arab world. According to intelligence analysts, counterterrorism specialists, and American diplomats, there is an urgent need on the part of U.S. politicians, private institutions, and ordinary Americans to understand the Arab mind better, along with the cultural and Brand: Potomac Books Inc. United States: 3,, Medieval Arab genealogists separate the Arabs into two groups: the "original Arabs" of South Arabia, descending from Qahtan (identified with the biblical Joktan) and the "Arabized Arabs" (musta`ribah) of North Arabia, Argentina: 3,,

        Arabs believe that the most mundane details about them are somehow transmitted to the Mossad via a secret explains why a U.S. advisor with Arab forces is likely to be asked early and often about his opinion of the "Palestine problem," then subjected to monologues on the presumed Jewish domination of the United by: This book addresses the very broad topic of the history of the Arabs from the conquest of Egypt by the Ottomans () to the immediate aftermath of the 9/11 attacks. (The edition I had included an updated postscript that touched upon the Arab Spring briefly.) The book is an accomplishment in terms of research and scope; I certainly learned a lot/5.


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“Superb. What really distinguishes this book from others is the sheer number of its insights into Arab history, all of which are tantalizing. There is also a poignancy to the telling of the complex story of the Arabs because of the circumstances Mackintosh-Smith finds himself in while writing, in virtual lock-down in Sana’a during the ongoing civil war and invasion of Yemen by Saudi Arabia /5(45).

According to the U.S. Census, there are 1, Arab Americans in the United States. persons defined themselves as simply Arab, and a furtheras Other Arab. Other groups on the Census are listed by nation of origin, and some may or may not be Arabs, or regard themselves as Arabs. The largest subgroup is by far the.

The Arabs: A History, by Eugene Rogan is a scholarly, detailed and oustanding (but eminently readable) review of Arab history from the time of the founding of the Caliphate and the Ottoman Empire in the early s. The detail is never tedious and Rogan's prose moves very Arabs in the United States book.

The endnotes are appropriate/5(). The panelists discussed the effect of the Persian Gulf war on Arabs living in the United States. Examples of discrimination during the conflict were given. Consumer products promoting. In its analysis of the process of state formation, this essay collection breaks new ground.

Scholars from the Arab countries, Europe, and the United States present historical, economic, philosophical, and sociological perspectives on the Arab states today and offer new paradigms for understanding the sixteen essays examine the roots of the contemporary Arab state system, the.

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PDF | OnReem Khamis-Dakwar and others published Aphasia, language, and culture: Arabs in the United States. | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. Bythe Arab world was firmly divided, and Arab unity schemes were shelved.

Moreover, the events of saw the United States for the first time assuming the role of principal military supplier to and political ally of Israel, increasing Arab mistrust of the United States.

“Progressive” Arab regimes like. The Arab Center for Research and Policy Studies has published a page compendium The Arabs and the United States of America, featuring papers presented at the JuneDoha conference "The Arabs and the United States of America: Interests, Fears and Concerns in a Turbulent Environment."The book, divided into three sections ranging in length from 3 to seven chapters each.

Arabs at war: military effectiveness, User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. In the March/April issue of Foreign Affairs, Pollack, who is deputy director of National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, bluntly addressed what should be done once the al 4/5(1).

The Arabs: A History. by Eugene Rogan pp, Allen Lane, £ Early on in his book Eugene Rogan, who teaches the modern history of the Middle East. Get this from a library. The Arabs in the United States: a selected list of references. [George Dimitri Selim; Library of Congress.

Near East Section.]. United Arab Emirates Asia See Prayer Information Geography. Area: 77, sq km 77, sq km of desert and mountains on the Arabian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman.

Seven emirates: Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Ras al Khaimah, Ajman, Umm al Qaiwain and Fujairah. Latinos, Arabs and Muslims as Security Threats. The history of stereotyping and media bias in the United States follows a clear trajectory: media bias increases when a specific ethnic, religious, or racial group is seen as a threat to national security (economic or otherwise).

Main Library EA65 A73 Contents: A historical overview of Arabs in America / Alixa Naff -- Emigration from Syria / Najib E. Saliba -- Arab Christians in the United States / Philip M. Kayal -- Arab Muslims and Islamic institutions in America / Yvonne Haddad -- Detroit’s Arab-American community / Sameer Y.

Abraham -- The Yemeni Author: Erik Ponder. Arabs and Muslims, in general, are quite concerned about their cultural identity (al-huwiyya), rooted in Islamic history and a conference of the Muslim World League, held in Mecca and attended by Muslim scholars and writers, the secretary-general of the League, Dr.

Abdallah al-Turki, warned that “misfortune will spread all over the world if globalization succeeds in detaching. 'Masterly and brilliant. Arabs is a beautifully written narrative and acute analysis, both fresh and original, filled with fascinating characters and ideas, with as much depth before Islam as after and a true feeling not just for the Arab experience in history and faith but also for its language and culture.

This book could only be written by a writer with a knowledge of the geography of the /5(37). A nation's GDP at purchasing power parity (PPP) exchange rates is the sum value of all goods and services produced in the country valued at prices prevailing in the United States in the year noted.

This is the measure most economists prefer when looking at per-capita welfare and when comparing living conditions or use of resources across countries. This documentary video (and book) show that there are three reasons why this racism against Arabs has persisted, and was begun in the first place.

One is that in the period immediately following World War II, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict came into sharper focus and the United States has always largely been on the side of Israel.

Eugene Rogan, author of The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East and The Arabs: A History “How the West Stole Democracy from the Arabs should be required reading for policymakers and pundits who promote the lie that Arabs require western invasions to impose democracy.

It proves that the West, far from promoting democracy in. By the s, Arab immigrants had settled in major cities across the United States. From the s on, a new type of Arab immigrant began arriving – literate, qualified and bilingual.

Immigrants in the s and s pursued white collar or professional vocations, or sought educational opportunities. This group was about 70 percent Muslim.When I landed in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, last week, the United States was in the throes of a bruising debate about Shakira, Jennifer Lopez, and the Super Bowl halftime : Steven A.

Cook.ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: maps ; 22 cm. Contents: ch. 1. The troubled homelands Leaving the Ottoman Empire / Najib E.

Saliba A century of Arab immigration to Detroit / Sameer Y. Abraham A world forever changed: leaving Palestine / Hisham Sharabi Leaving Egypt / Leila Ahmed --ch. Adapting old ways to a new wo.