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By S. Alexander Weinstock

The plans for this examine have been formulated among I956 and I958. For your time then, I were attracted to the approaches of non-public and social lodging and within the elements that have been accountable for resistance to alter. whereas a graduate pupil at Columbia collage at the moment, i used to be additionally affiliated with a multidisciplinary learn team at Cornell collage clinical schools learning the reactions of individuals of assorted cultural and social backgrounds to occasions of rigidity. The Hungarian refugees have been one of many teams being studied. I therefore determined to adopt a examine of the method of acculturation, the Hungarian refugees supplying an amazing inhabitants. i didn't anticipate to come across any severe problems. understand that, the paintings used to be beset with each type of diWculty, monetary, conceptual, etc., that sometimes accompanies examine 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 specific my in­ debtedness to the numerous those that made this research attainable. i've been lucky in having lecturers, colleagues, and acquaintances, usually all within the related 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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