The Resource Arabs in the Americas : interdisciplinary essays on the Arab diaspora, edited by Darcy A. Zabel

Arabs in the Americas : interdisciplinary essays on the Arab diaspora, edited by Darcy A. Zabel

Label
Arabs in the Americas : interdisciplinary essays on the Arab diaspora
Title
Arabs in the Americas
Title remainder
interdisciplinary essays on the Arab diaspora
Statement of responsibility
edited by Darcy A. Zabel
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
E29.A73
LC item number
A73 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zabel, Darcy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arabs
  • Arabs
  • Arabs
  • Arabs
  • Ethnicity
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • American literature
  • America
  • America
Label
Arabs in the Americas : interdisciplinary essays on the Arab diaspora, edited by Darcy A. Zabel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: The Arab diaspora in the Americas, Latin America, the United States, and Canada / Darcy A. Zabel -- pt. 1. Arriving in the Americas -- The passage from west to south : Arabs between the Old and New World / Carol Fadda-Conrey -- Margins of memory on the Rua 25 de Marco : constructing the Syrian-Lebanese past in Sao Paulo, Brazil / John Tofik Karam -- The Syrian world in the New World : the contextual beginnings of Arab American literature and the part it played in identity formation / Hani Ismaeal Elayyan -- pt. 2. The experience of the Americas -- Multiple identities : Lebanese Arab Christians in the American West / Kirk Scott -- Stereotypes, popular culture, and school curriculum : how Arab American Muslim high school students perceive and cope with being the "other" / Nader Ayish -- Arabs in Honduras : immigration, integration, and the Palestinian presence / Sharon Lopez and Katharine Speer -- pt. 3. Assessing the Americas -- Gazing east from the Americas : assessing the cultural significance of Arab American literature / Steven Salaita -- Belly dancing for liberation : a critical interpretation of reclamation rhetoric in the American belly dance community / Amira Jarmakani -- Not just Disney : destructive stereotypes of Arabs in children's literature / Carolyn Speer Schmidt -- pt. 4. After 9/11 -- Arab, Canadian, Muslim? : a question of identity / Omar Alghabar -- Apologies and amnesias : remembering and responding after 9/11 / Deirdre King Hainsworth -- Being Arab : growing up Canadian / Rula Sharkawi
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 236 p.
Isbn
9780820481111
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060227 04
System control number
(OCoLC)70660010
Label
Arabs in the Americas : interdisciplinary essays on the Arab diaspora, edited by Darcy A. Zabel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction: The Arab diaspora in the Americas, Latin America, the United States, and Canada / Darcy A. Zabel -- pt. 1. Arriving in the Americas -- The passage from west to south : Arabs between the Old and New World / Carol Fadda-Conrey -- Margins of memory on the Rua 25 de Marco : constructing the Syrian-Lebanese past in Sao Paulo, Brazil / John Tofik Karam -- The Syrian world in the New World : the contextual beginnings of Arab American literature and the part it played in identity formation / Hani Ismaeal Elayyan -- pt. 2. The experience of the Americas -- Multiple identities : Lebanese Arab Christians in the American West / Kirk Scott -- Stereotypes, popular culture, and school curriculum : how Arab American Muslim high school students perceive and cope with being the "other" / Nader Ayish -- Arabs in Honduras : immigration, integration, and the Palestinian presence / Sharon Lopez and Katharine Speer -- pt. 3. Assessing the Americas -- Gazing east from the Americas : assessing the cultural significance of Arab American literature / Steven Salaita -- Belly dancing for liberation : a critical interpretation of reclamation rhetoric in the American belly dance community / Amira Jarmakani -- Not just Disney : destructive stereotypes of Arabs in children's literature / Carolyn Speer Schmidt -- pt. 4. After 9/11 -- Arab, Canadian, Muslim? : a question of identity / Omar Alghabar -- Apologies and amnesias : remembering and responding after 9/11 / Deirdre King Hainsworth -- Being Arab : growing up Canadian / Rula Sharkawi
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 236 p.
Isbn
9780820481111
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060227 04
System control number
(OCoLC)70660010

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