Publication details [#53803]

Mango, Oraib. 2010. Enacting solidarity and ambivalence: Positional identities of Arab American women. Discourse Studies 12 (5) : 649–664.
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SAGE Publications


Drawing on Bucholtz and Hall’s (2005) framework for analyzing identities in talk, this paper explores how a group of Arab American women negotiated their identities via their talk during focus group discussions, revealing affiliation towards each other and ambivalence and uncertainty, which indicate identities in the making.