By Zahra Babar

lengthy a recipient of migrants from its surrounding components, the Arabian Peninsula at the present time includes a mosaic of groups of various ethnic, cultural, linguistic and non secular origins. for many years, whereas the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states have housed and hired teams of migrants coming and going from Asia, Africa and the West, they've got additionally served as domestic to the older, extra settled groups that experience come from neighbouring Arab states.

Arab Migrant groups within the GCC is a special, unique paintings of scholarship in line with in-depth fieldwork laying off mild on a subject matter either hugely appropriate and woefully understudied. It specializes in the sooner neighborhood of Arab immigrants in the GCC, who're one of the politically most important and delicate of migrant teams within the quarter. via its multi-disciplinary lenses of social background, cultural reports, economics, and political technology, the publication provides unique information and offers analyses of the cost and endured evolution of migrant Arab groups around the GCC, their paintings in and assimilation inside host societies and labour markets, and their political, monetary, social and cultural value either to the GCC quarter and to their nations of origin.

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