The Bedouin of the Negev: a forgotten minority
- We who are Strangers: Insights into how Diasporic Nigerians Experience Bereavement Loss. Ogbuagu, Buster // Journal of African American Studies;Jun2012, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p300
Death and dying are respectable normative components of the human and living condition. Regardless of how the dying is accomplished, those who are mourners bear a significant burden of the loss, contingent on several variables, but especially the level of attachment to the deceased. This loss is...
- Israel's nomadic Bedouins struggle to keep their land. Battersby, John // Christian Science Monitor;8/8/95, Vol. 87 Issue 177, p10
Focuses on the plight of Israeli Bedouins who were relocated by Israel government to make way for Jewish settlements. Division of Bedouins between Israel and West Bank during the Israel and Arab war in 1948; Various problems faced by them who settled in Israel.
- Shepherds & wise men. Pearce, Fred // New Scientist;12/23/95-12/30/95, Vol. 148 Issue 2009/2010, p24
Focuses on the environmental effects of economic activities by the Bedouins in Jordan. Patterns of migration to search for livestock grazes; Operation of resale rings for livestock access to grazing locations in neighboring countries; Expansion of pioneer farming.
- CORRECTION. // New Jersey Jewish News;10/17/2013, Vol. 67 Issue 42, p8
A correction to the article "Arab shares lessons from the 'other Israel" that discusses about the visit to New Jersey by a Bedouin teacher, published in the October 10, 2013 issue is presented.
- DISADVANTAGES FOR URBAN BLACKS, HISPANICS START AT BIRTH. // Report on Preschool Programs;Apr2009, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p2
The article discusses the advantages for urban Blacks and Hispanics in the U.S. A recommendation based on the study conducted by the Harvard School of Public Health is presented stating that there is a need of better racial, socioeconomic integration of schools. Findings of the study suggests...
- Change and Preservation in Life Stories of Bedouin Students. Kainan, Anat; Rozenberg, Michal; Munk, Miri // Forum: Qualitative Social Research;Jan2006, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p1
This paper deals with the life stories of one specific group--Bedouin students in a teachers' education college, and investigates the reason for their success where others have failed. The Bedouin students are a minority and have studied in an educational system suffering a high drop out rate...
- Permission to Rebel: Arab Bedouin Women's Changing Negotiation of Social Roles. Queder, Sarab Abu-Rabia // Feminist Studies;Spring2007, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p161
This article looks at the position of Arab Bedouin women and girls living in Israeli enforced villages about their changing social roles. This study analyzed the Bedouin woman's power and marginalized status. The Bedouin woman has been marginalized twice: once, as part of a Bedouin minority...
- UN envoy takes Canada to task. Harries, Kate // Windspeaker;Nov2007, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p8
The article reports on the recommendation of United Nations Special Rapporteur on adequate housing Miloon Kothari to place a moratorium on all oil and extractive activities in the Lubicon region of north-central Alberta. Kothari noted that federal government must examine the status of the right...
- ZbiorowoÅ›ci polskie w zachodnich republikach byÅ‚ego ZSRR. Głowacka-Grajper, Małgorzata // Studia BAS;2013, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p51
Polish minorities in the westernmost post-Soviet states: The article provides an overview of the social situation of Polish minorities in Latvia, Lithuania, Belarus and Ukraine. First, the author presents historical and social data on Polish minorities in these countries. It is stated that in...