The impact of acculturation and religious identification on perceived discrimination for Arab/Middle Eastern Americans.

  title={The impact of acculturation and religious identification on perceived discrimination for Arab/Middle Eastern Americans.},
  author={Germine H Awad},
  journal={Cultural diversity & ethnic minority psychology},
  volume={16 1},
The aim of the current study was to determine the impact of acculturation, ethnic identity, and religious affiliation on perceived discrimination for persons of Arab and Middle Eastern descent. Two aspects of acculturation (ethnic society immersion and dominant society immersion), religious affiliation, and ethnic identity were measured using a final sample of 177 individuals of Arab or Middle Eastern descent. Results indicated that Arab/Middle Eastern Americans who reported lower levels of… CONTINUE READING

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