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Arab Americans and Socio-Economic Class in the US

Yee, Sarah; Smith, Raymond Arthur

Given the large increase of Arab-Americans in the United States and their comparably higher socio-economic class, it brings us to the question, what factors affected this mobility? A combination of strong ethnic enclaves, and a cultural focus on education leads to higher socio-economic class among Arab-Americans.

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Political Science
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Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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February 23, 2015
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