Refugees from Iraq: Their History, Cultures, and Background Experiences
Washington, D.C.: Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL)
October 2008, 44 pages
This publication provides in-depth information about refugee groups from Iraq, describing the various ethnic and religious communities of Iraqi Arabs (both Sunni and Shi'a), Iraqi Christians, and others. Topics include history, conditions in countries of asylum, characteristics of the refugee population, cultural features of each of the different communities, religion, language, education, and resettlement considerations.