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ERIC Number: EJ523016
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-1053-203X
The First-Year Student as Immigrant.
Chaskes, Jay
Journal of the Freshman Year Experience & Students in Transition, v8 n1 p79-91 1996
A model based on the immigrant's experience is proposed to explain the social and psychological dimensions of the student's transition from high school to college. The freshman-year experience is viewed as a process of resocialization to a new cultural environment involving culture shock, new language learning, and internalization of academic, bureaucratic, and social norms, values, and expectations. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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