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Turning International By Catherine Transler
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In Turning International, psychologist and researcher Catherine Transler presents a comprehensive guide to understanding how to find a new balance after relocating in a new country. Using... More > cutting-edge discoveries from the fields of psychology and neuroscience, she explores how a move abroad can drastically alter our emotions and social relationships and offers strategies and exercises that will enable readers to engage in constructive behaviours, adapt to the foreign culture, and take advantage of the new opportunities it offers. Turning International offers many potentially life-changing ways to find the resilience and outlook needed to feel truly fulfilled in an adopted culture.< Less
From Culture Shock to Personal Transformation: Studying Abroad and the Search for Meaning By Catherine Ann Lombard
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Culture shock is a well-known term used to define the initial experiences of immersion in an unfamiliar culture. This study demonstrates that anyone undergoing its effects might wish to view the... More > experience as an opportunity to consciously search for life meaning and personal growth. Through her psychosynthesis counseling work with international students, Catherine Ann Lombard illustrates how young people, when faced with the challenges of living abroad, can enter into a personal journey towards their authentic selves. Ultimately, by confronting themselves and growing in awareness, the students whose testimonies appear in this book release new creative energy and renew their personal and working relationships. The author also draws on her own experience of having lived in eleven countries on four continents. This book is a fascinating look into being a foreigner in a foreign land and the psychosynthesis journey towards inner wholeness.< Less
Vol au dessus d'un tapis de youyous By Al Baicin
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Il l'a rencontrée, il en est sûr. Il la chevauche depuis. Son séjour à l'hôpital n'est qu'une chevauchée nocturne durant laquelle il fait son parcours vers... More > l'aube où la vérité l'attend. La mort peut-être aussi. Mais, il aura vu son beau visage sortir de la peau d'une mule. Et cela n'a pas de prix. Élise, l'infirmière, aura calmé la danse folle de son stylo, Alban, le compagnon de chambre, aura réussi à coucher sur ses toiles blanches sa Mauricette. Puis, une mère, une patrie, viendra le sortir des affres de cette bâtardise nommée acculturation. En attendant, il est aux prises avec l’incrédulité de ses éminents illustres psychiatres, les stratagèmes d’Élise pour lui extirper une parole cohérente menant au secret de cette femme. Pourtant, il ne cesse de raconter … l’autre histoire, celle d’une tante mystérieuse.< Less
Taste of the Tatras By Richard Stevko
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Reviewing family recipes leads to reflections on acculturation and analysis of the baking process and the influence of individual ingredients on a delicate end product.
Bridging the Gaps: Contextualization Among Korean Nazarene Churches in America By Kim Lundell
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Comparative study of American and Korean worldviews. space and time, self vs. other, relationships, causality. acculturation to American culture.
Bridging the Gaps: Contextualization Among Korean Nazarene Churches in America By Kim Lundell
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Comparative study of American and Korean worldviews. space and time, self vs. other, relationships, causality. acculturation to American culture.
Migration Letters - Vol 13 No 3 - September 2016 By Migration Letters
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Migration Letters - Volume 13, No 3, September 2016 - Editorial: 13 years of Migration Letters and The Migration Conference by Sirkeci & Martin Acculturation contexts by Stephens - Hybridity and... More > agency by Bauhn & Tepe - Region of birth and child mortality among black migrants to South Africa by Green & Peters - Contribution of migration to replacement of population in Turkey by Ediev & Yüceşahin - “My decision had already been taken” by Rovetta Cortes - Earnings disadvantage of immigrants by Gill - The impact of migratory flows on the Swiss labour market by Wanner, Zufferey, Fioretta - Acculturation attitudes and urban-related identity of internal migrants in three largest cities of Turkey by Göregenli, Karakuş, Gökten - Case Study: Internal migration in Italy by Piras Romano - Case Study: Effects of demographic, socioeconomic and migration network factors on illegal migration from north Africa to south Europe by Abdel-karim - Case Study: Germany’s Challenges by Erkut - Book Reviews< Less
Sinew of the Social Species By Ashim Shanker
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Meditations on Connections Lost (2003-2014): Poetry, short fiction, and autobiographical writing on transculturation, fragmented identity, and the disintegration of human connection in the midst of a... More > frantic search for individual purpose. Written in Japan over the course of the author's 11-year stay, "Sinew of the Social Species" includes such poems as "lesser animal" and "This Most Heartfelt Sacrilege," short stories such as "The Replacement Crier," and an assortment of other poetry and prose writings.< Less
Five Decades of Music Transmutation in Nigeria and The Diaspora By Godwin Sadoh
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Half a century of music making in Nigeria has indeed witnessed giant strides, development, transformation, assimilation, and acculturation. This book succinctly presents a holistic discourse of... More > musicality in Nigeria from the 1960s through the technological age of the 21st century transmitted through European and American cultures. It examines cogent topics such as traditional and popular music, art music, church music, choral activities, composers and their works, performance practices, maintenance of musical instruments, the impact of radio and television stations, feminine quantum leaps, music publishing, music technology, archival centers, copyright society, Nollywood music, and music entrepreneurship.< Less
Five Decades of Music Transmutation in Nigeria and the Diaspora By Godwin Sadoh
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Half a century of music making in Nigeria has indeed witnessed giant strides, development, transformation, assimilation, and acculturation. This book succinctly presents a holistic discourse of... More > musicality in Nigeria from the 1960s through the technological age of the 21st century transmitted through European and American cultures. It examines cogent topics such as traditional and popular music, art music, church music, choral activities, composers and their works, performance practices, maintenance of musical instruments, the impact of radio and television stations, feminine quantum leaps, music publishing, music technology, archival centers, copyright society, Nollywood music, and music entrepreneurship.< Less