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Being Arab: Ethnic and Religious Identity Building among Second Generation Youth in Montreal
     

Being Arab: Ethnic and Religious Identity Building among Second Generation Youth in Montreal

by Paul Eid
 

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Eid looks at the significance of religion to ethnic identity building, a largely understudied issue in ethnic studies, and the extent to which social and cultural practices are structured along ethnic and religious lines. Being Arab also analyzes whether gendered traditions act as identity markers for young Canadians of Arab descent and whether men and women hold

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Eid looks at the significance of religion to ethnic identity building, a largely understudied issue in ethnic studies, and the extent to which social and cultural practices are structured along ethnic and religious lines. Being Arab also analyzes whether gendered traditions act as identity markers for young Canadians of Arab descent and whether men and women hold different views on traditional gender roles, especially regarding power within romantic relationships and sexuality.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780773560376
Publisher:
McGill-Queens University Press
Publication date:
07/10/2007
Series:
McGill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
3 MB

Meet the Author

Paul Eid is a researcher at Quebec's Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse. He lives in Montreal.

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