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Class Divides within the Middle Eastern American Community

Wiswell, Sidney Elizabeth; Smith, Raymond Arthur

“Middle-Eastern American” is a broad term that encompasses any American with national extraction from the Middle East. Within this category, there is a high amount of socioeconomic disparities, often corresponding to national wealth and political stability in the nation of origin.

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Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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December 12, 2016
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