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New Texts Out Now: Hani Bawardi, The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to US Citizenship
Hani Bawardi, The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to US Citizenship. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2014. Jadaliyya (J): What made you write this book? Hani Bawardi (HB): My intellectual pursuits began when I set out to understand the dominance of my peers in small business ownership in Flint, Michigan. My research led me to Roy (Rushd) Farah, the son of Ameen Farah, the man who started a hundred-year-long business dynasty built on patron-client ...Keep Reading »
Hani Bawardi is an associate professor of history at the University of Michigan at Dearborn, where he has contributed to the development of the university’s first minor in Arab American studies. He is the author of The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to US Citizenship (Texas, 2014).