ERIC Number: EJ548417
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Arab-Americans and the Policy Debate over Economic Inequality.
Wright, J. W., Jr.
Journal of Intergroup Relations, v23 n4 p15-28 Win 1996-97
It is paradoxical that discriminatory measures like California's Proposition 187 push immigrants and their children into entrepreneurial self-employment, at which many increase their incomes. The situation of Arab Americans illustrates the case of an ethnic group that is wealthy in the face of persistent prejudice. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Identifiers - Location: California