ERIC Number: EJ320588
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1985
Reference Count: 0
Arabic-Language Maintenance Efforts in the United States.
Sawaie, Mohammed; Fishman, Joshua A.
Journal of Ethnic Studies, v13 n2 p33-49 Sum 1985
Describes the use of Arabic in the news media, worship places, and schools of Arabic-speaking immigrants to the United States in the early 1900s and in the 1980s. Predicts that Arabic usage among 1980s immigrants will follow a pattern, noted among early immigrants, in which Arabic usage gradually diminishes. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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