Uprooting and After...

Uprooting and After...

Paperback(Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1973)

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ISBN-13: 9783642952159
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 02/28/2012
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1973
Pages: 362
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Uprooting and After.….- General Review.- I Basic Theoretical Construct.- The Problem of Uprooting.- The Nostalgic Phenomenon and its Exploitation.- II Socio-psychological and Psychiatric Investigations.- Psychogenic Disturbances in a Linguistically Strange Environment.- Aliens’ Paranoid Reaction.- Reactions to Evacuation.- Displaced Soviet Citizens in Switzerland.- Human Uprooting.- Mental Health Aspects of Voluntary Migration.- African Workers in France and Problems of Adaptation.- Difficulties of Adjustment in Immigrant Children in Geneva.- Nostalgic Behavior — A Study of Foreign Workers in West Germany.- III Epidemiological Research.- Emigration and Mental Health.- Norwegian Emigration, Re-emigration and Internal Migration.- Concentration Camp Survivors in Norway and Israel.- Mental Diseases among Refugees in Norway after World War II.- Migration and the Major Mental Disorders — A Reappraisal.- The Low Rate of Hospitalization shown by Immigrants to Canada.- IV Readjustment and New Growth.- Transitional Communities and Social Reconnection.- Mental Hygiene in Refugee Camps.- Immigration to Australia — Mental Health Aspects.- Migration and Mental Ill-Health in Industry.- Mental Health Aspects of Camp Clearance (The Activities of the Mental Health Advisor to the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees 1959/1960).- The Analysis of a Young Concentration Camp Victim.- Uprooting and Resettlement as a Sociological Problem.- Annex — The Problem of Uprooting.- Origin of the Contributions and References.- Author Index.

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