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Author Karam, John Tofik.

Title Another arabesque : Syrian-Lebanese ethnicity in neoliberal Brazil / John Tofik Karam
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2007


Description 1 online resource (xii, 214 pages)
Contents C O N T E N T S; Acknowledgments; Introduction The Politics of Privilege; Part One: Imagining Political Economy; One Pariahs to Partners in the Export Nation; Two Eth(n)ics and Transparent State Reform; Part Two: Remodeling the Nationalist Order; Three Turcos in the Market Model of Racial Democracy; Four Mixing Christians, Cloning Muslims; Part Three: Marketing Ethnic Culture; Five Ethnic Reappropriation in the Country Club Circuit; Six Air Turbulence in Homeland Tourism; Conclusion In Secure Futures: Arabness, Neoliberalism, and Brazil; Notes; References; Index
Summary A revealing investigation of changing identity in a globalizing world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-208) and index
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Subject Lebanese -- Brazil -- Ethnic identity
Syrians -- Brazil -- Ethnic identity
Ethnicity -- Economic aspects -- Brazil
Ethnicity -- Social aspects -- Brazil
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Anthropology -- Cultural.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Discrimination & Race Relations.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Minority Studies.
Civilization -- Arab influences
Ethnicity -- Economic aspects
Ethnicity -- Social aspects
Libaneser -- etnicitet -- Brasilien.
Syrianer -- etnicitet -- Brasilien.
Assyrier -- historia.
SUBJECT Brazil -- Civilization -- Arab influences
Subject Brazil
Brasilien -- kultur- och samhällsliv -- arabiska influenser.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781592135417