Textbook Notes (373,430)
CA (164,635)
UTSC (18,740)
Psychology (9,808)
PSYC14H3 (221)
Sisi Tran (101)
Chapter 12

PSYC14 - Chapter 12 Notes

7 Pages

Course Code
Sisi Tran

This preview shows pages 1 and half of page 2. Sign up to view the full 7 pages of the document.

Loved by over 2.2 million students

Over 90% improved by at least one letter grade. are saying about us

Leah — University of Toronto

OneClass has been such a huge help in my studies at UofT especially since I am a transfer student. OneClass is the study buddy I never had before and definitely gives me the extra push to get from a B to an A!

Leah — University of Toronto
Saarim — University of Michigan

Balancing social life With academics can be difficult, that is why I'm so glad that OneClass is out there where I can find the top notes for all of my classes. Now I can be the all-star student I want to be.

Saarim — University of Michigan
Jenna — University of Wisconsin

As a college student living on a college budget, I love how easy it is to earn gift cards just by submitting my notes.

Jenna — University of Wisconsin
Anne — University of California

OneClass has allowed me to catch up with my most difficult course! #lifesaver

Anne — University of California
lbalaquiaoPSYC14 CHAPTER 12 LIVING IN MULTICULTURAL WORLDSOUTLINE Difficulties in Studying AcculturationWhat Happens When People Move to a New CultureChanges in Attitudes Toward the Host CultureWho Adjusts BetterSome Pitfalls of AcculturationMulticultural People Evidence for BlendingFrameSwitching Different but Often Unequal Cultures are NOT homogenous entitiescultures are not as clearcut as we may thinkMAIN QUESTIONS o What happens to peoples psychology when they move to a culture that is different from the one where they were raised o Do some people fare better in this experience than others o How are peoples minds different if they have lived in two distinct cultures throughout their lives o What are some of the psychological costs of being a member of a culture that is actively discriminated against by others DIFFICULTIES IN STUDYING ACCULTURATIONACCULTURATIONthe process by which people migrate to and learn a culture that is different from their original or heritage culture Research on acculturation is pretty much scattered aboutthe literature is not very coherent Acculturating individuals all have different experiences o Different reasons for immigrating fortune or fame refugees studying abroad etc o Immigrate to dramatically different environments To the ghetto or more homogenous environment where they are one of the only different ones o Some move to environments that are either very similar to or different from their heritage culture o Different personalities are also variables when studying acculturationOVERALL there are few commonalities between acculturating individuals 1
More Less
Unlock Document
Subscribers Only

Only pages 1 and half of page 2 are available for preview. Some parts have been intentionally blurred.

Unlock Document
Subscribers Only
You're Reading a Preview

Unlock to view full version

Unlock Document
Subscribers Only

Log In


Don't have an account?

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.