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Cainkar, Louise A.

Associate Professor, Social and Cultural Sciences
Marquette University


Associate Professor of Sociology and Social Welfare and Justice at Marquette University. Author of: Homeland Insecurity: The Arab American and Muslim American Experience after 9/11. (2009, New York: Russell Sage Foundation) and a wide range of articles and chapters on the Arab American and Muslim American Experience. Recent publication: "Global Arab Migrations and Diasporas" Arab Studies Journal. Spring 2013. Forthcoming 2013: “Homeland Imaginings among Diasporic Palestinian American Youth.” PoCoPages: Diasporas and Cultures of Mobilities. Judith Misrahi-Barak and Claudine Raynaud, eds. Presses Universitaires de la Méditerranée. Montpelier, France.

DISCIPLINE
Sociology
SUB AREAS
Diaspora/Refugee Studies   
Ethnic American Studies   
Ethnography   
AREAS OF INTEREST
Palestine   
Jordan   
North America   
Yemen   
SPECIALTIES
Arab Migration   
Arab/Muslim Immigrants in US   
Palestinians   
LANGUAGES
Arabic (Intermediate)   
EDUCATION
PhD1988SocioNorthwestern U
MA1982SocioNorthwestern U
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Louise A. Cainkar






Social & Cultural Sciences
Marquette University
PO Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI
53201
United States
Phone:414-288-5714
Fax:414-288-6444
Louise.Cainkar@Marquette.edu