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By S. Alexander Weinstock

ISBN-10: 9024704685

ISBN-13: 9789024704682

ISBN-10: 9401197792

ISBN-13: 9789401197793

The plans for this research have been formulated among 1956 and 1958. For a while then, I were attracted to the procedures of private and social lodging and within the components that have been chargeable for resistance to alter. whereas a graduate pupil at Columbia collage at the moment, i used to be additionally affiliated with a multidisciplinary study staff at Cornell college scientific schools learning the reactions of individuals of varied cultural and social backgrounds to occasions of tension. The Hungarian refugees have been one of many teams being studied. I hence made up our minds to adopt a research of the method of acculturation, the Hungarian refugees delivering an incredible inhabitants. i didn't anticipate to come across any critical problems. remember the fact that, the paintings used to be beset with each type of hassle, monetary, conceptual, etc., that typically accompanies study initiatives. it is just now, greater than a decade later, that i'm capable of current my findings of their ultimate shape. i'm happy to have this chance to specific my inĀ­ debtedness to the various those who made thIS learn attainable. i've been lucky in having academics, colleagues, and buddies, a similar individual, who helped me within the formula frequently all in of the matter, provided encouragement alongside each step, and taught me the very abilities i used to be to use.

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THE SAMPLE 49 although they had opportunities to leave between 1945 and IC)47. When they finally did decide to leave after the revolution, it should be noted that these respondents did not choose to go to Israel. Nevertheless, reports of anti-Semitic outbreaks, even in the Hungarian refugee camps in Austria in 1956,14 indicate that, despite their loyalty, Jews have never been fully accepted by Hungarian society. 14 Leslie B. Bain, of>. , p. 193. CHAPTER IV METHODOLOGY Procedure The respondents were selected and tested for the study in the following manner.

CHAPTER IV METHODOLOGY Procedure The respondents were selected and tested for the study in the following manner. v. p. 45) requesting their participation in a study of Hungarians in the United States. Each of the subjects who agreed to participate was interviewed for a total of six to eight hours. Whenever possible, the interviews were broken up into two or three sessions. The interview was conducted in Hungarian or in English, depending on the respondent's preference. All of the attitude scales, including the measures of acculturation, were self-administered in the Hungarian versions in the presence of the investigator.

When they finally did decide to leave after the revolution, it should be noted that these respondents did not choose to go to Israel. Nevertheless, reports of anti-Semitic outbreaks, even in the Hungarian refugee camps in Austria in 1956,14 indicate that, despite their loyalty, Jews have never been fully accepted by Hungarian society. 14 Leslie B. Bain, of>. , p. 193. CHAPTER IV METHODOLOGY Procedure The respondents were selected and tested for the study in the following manner. v. p. 45) requesting their participation in a study of Hungarians in the United States.

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