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eBook The Arab Americans (Immigrant Experience) ePub

by Alixa Naff

  • ISBN: 0791050513
  • Category: Education and Reference
  • Subcategory: Teens
  • Author: Alixa Naff
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Chelsea House Pub (May 1, 1998)
  • ePub book: 1490 kb
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With scholarly devotion, Alixa Naff reconstructs this sparsely documented history is a significant contribution to the literature on ethnic enterprise and on immigrant women.

With scholarly devotion, Alixa Naff reconstructs this sparsely documented history mainly from interviews with second-generation Arabs who provide vivid if somewhat nostalgic recollections of their parents’ heroic application of the Levantine work ethic to the not-dissimilar American way of life. ―John D. Yohannan, NewYork Times. is a significant contribution to the literature on ethnic enterprise and on immigrant women.

Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant Experience (.

Home Browse Books Book details, Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant. Naff focuses on the pre-World War I pioneering generation of Arabic-speaking immigrants, the generation that set the patterns for settlement and assimilation. Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant Experience.

Syrian Americans, Arab Americans, Peddling. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press.

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Becoming American book. Unlike many immigrants who were drawn to the United States by A unique study in American immigration and assimilation history that also provides a special view of one of the smaller ethnic groups in American society.

During the first wave of immigration, Arab men outnumbered Arab women at least four to one over time causing a very high intermarriage rate. Southern Illinois University. p. 97. ^ Orfalea, Gregory (2006).

Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant Experience.

Alixa Naff, who died on 8 June aged 93, was a pioneering historian who documented the lives of the first wave of Arab-American immigrants a century ago. Naff, who mmoved from what is now Lebanon as a toddler, is perhaps best known for a collection of oral histories an. .

Items related to Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant Experience. Published by Southern Illinois University Press 1985, 1985. Home Naff, Alixa Becoming American: The Early Arab Immigrant Experience.

Discusses the history, culture, and religion of the Arabs, factors encouraging their emigration, and their acceptance as an ethnic group in North America