Document Type


Publication Date

January 2005

Publication Title

New Balkan Politics


Comparative Politics | International Relations | Political Science


The article looks at the self-identity of Greek immigrants in the U.S. and incorporation of American racial ideologies into their racial repertoires. It recognizes Greek Americans for creating a national and racial framework that blends elements of both home and host society institutions and ideologies. It recalls the arrival of thousands of Greek immigrants in the U.S. in the 20th century. The increasing inter-marriage rates between Greek immigrants and Greek Americans are also noted.


© 2005 New Balkan Politics.

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