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The plans for this examine have been formulated among I956 and I958. For a while then, I were attracted to the techniques of private and social lodging and within the components that have been answerable for resistance to alter. whereas a graduate scholar at Columbia collage at the moment, i used to be additionally affiliated with a multidisciplinary study crew at Cornell collage clinical schools learning the reactions of individuals of assorted cultural and social backgrounds to events of tension. 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 supplying a great inhabitants. i didn't anticipate to come across any critical problems. remember that, the paintings was once beset with each kind of diWculty, monetary, conceptual, etc., that sometimes accompanies examine initiatives. 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 numerous those who made this learn attainable. i've been lucky in having lecturers, colleagues, and associates, usually all within the comparable 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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