TITLE

THE AFTERMATH OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2001: THE TARGETING OF ARABS AND MUSLIMS IN AMERICA

AUTHOR(S)
Akram, Susan M.
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Arab Studies Quarterly;Spring/Summer2002, Vol. 24 Issue 2/3, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the stereotype of Arabs as demonic terrorists and religious fanatics after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. View of social or historical analysts on why Arabs and Muslims in particular have been racialized in America; Anti-Arab images in media and film; Patriotic racism in times of crises in which U.S. is seen as the victim.
ACCESSION #
9248894

 

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