Targeted transnationals : the state, the media, and Arab Canadians /
edited by Jenna Hennebry and Bessma Momani.
Vancouver : UBC Press, c2013.
viii, 274 pages ; 23 cm.
9780774824408 (bound), 9780774824415 (Paper)
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Vancouver : UBC Press, c2013.
9780774824408 (bound)
9780774824415 (Paper)
contents note
Introduction: Arab Canadians as targeted transnationals / Jenna Hennebry and Bessma Momani -- "Arab" migration to Canada: far from monolithic / Jenna Hennebry and Zainab Amery -- The secularitization and racialization of Arabs in Canada's immigration and citizenship policies / Zainab Amery -- Creeping beyond balance? Reconciling security and human rights in uncertain times / Andrew S. Thompson -- On the borderlines of human and citizen: the liminal state of Arab Canadians / Yasmeen Abu-Laban -- Multiculturalism and discrimination in Canada and Quebec: The case of Arabs and Muslims / Rachad Antonius, Micheline Labelle, and Fran├žois Rocher -- A mediated relationship: media representations of Arabs and Muslims as a political process / Rachad Antonius -- "Framing" the Toronto 18: government experts, corporate media, and the orientalizing of the other / Jeremy D. Kowalski -- Contesting Arab and Muslilm representations in private television and radio in Canada: the role and decisions of the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council / Dina Salha -- Media and the (de)construction of Al-Ghorba for Arab Canadians / Aliaa Dakroury -- "How do we speak?" The casting out of the Canadian Arab Federation / Wafaa Hasan -- Conclusion: From targeted transnationals to transnational citizens / Jenna Hennebry.
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Also issued in electronic format.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 242-266) and index.

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