Download PDF by S. Alexander Weinstock: Acculturation and Occupation: A Study of the 1956 Hungarian

By S. Alexander Weinstock

ISBN-10: 9401551375

ISBN-13: 9789401551373

The plans for this examine have been formulated among I956 and I958. For a while then, I were drawn to the methods of non-public and social lodging and within the components that have been liable for resistance to alter. whereas a graduate pupil at Columbia college at the moment, i used to be additionally affiliated with a multidisciplinary study staff at Cornell collage scientific faculties learning the reactions of individuals of varied cultural and social backgrounds to events of rigidity. The Hungarian refugees have been one of many teams being studied. I hence made up our minds to adopt a learn of the method of acculturation, the Hungarian refugees offering a terrific inhabitants. i didn't anticipate to come across any severe problems. remember the fact that, the paintings was once beset with each kind of diWculty, monetary, conceptual, etc., that typically accompanies learn tasks. it's only now, greater than a decade later, that i'm in a position to current my findings of their ultimate shape. i'm happy to have this chance to precise my in­ debtedness to the various those who made this examine attainable. i've been lucky in having academics, colleagues, and buddies, usually all within the similar individual, who helped me within the formula of the matter, provided encouragement alongside each step, and taught me the very abilities i used to be to use.

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