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Self-rated health, gender, and acculturative stress among immigrants in the U.S.: New roles for social support

Author(s): Sarita PANCHANG ; Hilary DOWDY ; Rachel KIMBRO ; Bridget GORMAN

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijintrel.2016.10.001

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Background

Based on different outcomes, immigrants to the U.S. may experience a decline in health with length of time or acculturation.

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Enculturation and Acculturation

I’ve been writing my M.A. thesis over the past couple months, and have been thinking a lot about the role of culture in how students learn, how teachers teach, and how we prepare students for the world. 523 more words

A Filipino's Search for His 'Chinese' Soul

When a student finds himself in a new environment, oftentimes the struggle is to adjust. To adjust to the people who may be perceived as individuals who do not share the same culture and general appreciation of life with you. 557 more words

Musings

Stratégies d'acculturation d'adolescents maghrébins en France : attitudes, identités et images de soi en fonction du genre

Author(s): Myriam AISSAOUI and Betty GOGUIKIAN RATCLIFF

http://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:30030

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Introduction: Les enfants de migrants se situent au carrefour de plusieurs univers logiques et appartenances ; c’est ce qui fait leur richesse, mais cela peut aussi causer des difficultés (Moro, 1998).

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Adolescents

Immigrant acculturation and wellbeing in Canada: John Berry and Feng Hou

Another informative study by John Berry and Feng You showing that an acculturation and integration strategy that involves a strong sense of belonging both to Canada and the country of origin tends to result in higher levels of well-being: 923 more words

Multiculturalism

Mental Health and Stress Among South Asians

Author(s): Alison KARASZ ; Francesca GANY ; Javier ESCOBAR ; Cristina FLORES ; Lakshmi PRASAD ; Arpana INMAN ; Vasundhara KALASAPUDI ; Razia KOSI ; Meena MURTHY ; Jennifer LENG ; Sadhna DIWAN… 131 more words

English

Kurdish Refugees’ View of Politically Motivated Self-Immolation

Author(s): Mariwan HUSNI, Narmen KOYE, Zack Z. CERNOVSKY, John HAGGARTY

http://tps.sagepub.com/content/39/3/367.short

Abstract:

Self-immolation has been used as a political tool by various oppressed groups, including Kurdish refugees.

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2016