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By Alex Lubin,Marwan M. Kraidy

ISBN-10: 1469628848

ISBN-13: 9781469628844

ISBN-10: 1469630133

ISBN-13: 9781469630137

within the box of yankee experiences, realization is transferring to the lengthy background of U.S. engagement with the center East, in particular within the aftermath of warfare in Iraq and within the context of contemporary Arab uprisings in protest opposed to fiscal inequality, social discrimination, and political repression. right here, Alex Lubin and Marwan M. Kraidy curate a brand new number of essays that specializes in the cultural politics of America's entanglement with the center East and North Africa, creating a the most important intervention within the transforming into subfield of transnational American experiences. that includes a various checklist of individuals from the U.S., the Arab international, and past, American stories Encounters the center East analyzes Arab-American family through the warfare on Terror, popular culture, and the effect of the yankee hegemony in a time of revolution.

Contributors contain Christina Moreno Almeida, Ashley Dawson, Brian T. Edwards, Waleed Hazbun, Craig Jones, Osamah Khalil, Mounira Soliman, Helga Tawil-Souri, Judith E. Tucker, Adam John Waterman, and Rayya El Zein.

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