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Throwback Thursday: Repatriation day plus one year.

A lot of my friends do this thing on Facebook called Throwback Thursday, where you post a really old photograph of yourself, but I realized a few days ago that this Thursday would be the first of October.  808 more words


The Friend and the Farmer

In the last seven years, I have developed friendships with people from Ecuador. We have shared many meals together and swapped stories about our lives here in the US. 1,593 more words


Coping Strategies

From Rachel:

Good Coping Strategies: establishing routines, humor, meditation, regular physical activity, social support (seeking counseling), friendships.

Dysfunctional Coping Strategies: denial, self blame, substance abuse, emotional suppression. 110 more words


When Cultures Clash


Self confronts self and wants

To maintain that self

Under the lawless desire to have

One’s will.

Let’s say that one accepts cultures that are different from one’s own, in theory at least.   496 more words


Acculturation Methods

Hi all,

Here is the info that I presented very quickly on Friday!

Acculturation Methods

  • Most basic acculturation method was Berry’s stress and coping framework…
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Cross-cultural mobility: Stress, coping and adjustment

We will talk about cultural transitions, culture shock and touch upon acculturation.

Possible mini presentations in class (get in touch with me if you’d be up for doing those and each topic can be done by 2 people if you prefer): 121 more words