Download PDF by J. Ex (auth.): Adjustment after Migration: A longitudinal study of the

By J. Ex (auth.)

ISBN-10: 9401500045

ISBN-13: 9789401500043

ISBN-10: 940150461X

ISBN-13: 9789401504614

People will not be so firmly rooted as they was once. The larger frequency, not less than within the Western international, with which individuals circulation condominium might be noticeable from the facts. Many migrate voluntarily, or lower than compulsion, to accumulate new existences in different elements of the rustic or in different elements of the realm. the issues which face those people who are obliged to settle in different places became concerns of nationwide and foreign political significance. of modern years they've got additionally develop into the themes of sociological and socio-psychological examine. The mental learn of which this publication supplies an account happened between households who a few years in the past emigrated from what used to be then often called the Dutch East Indies to the Netherlands. Dutch is the language spoken from their formative years. Born and bred in one other a part of the realm they embarked in teams to the Nether­ lands, which they'd by no means visible sooner than, whilst the rustic they lived in grew to become self sufficient. doubtless that they had a shiny snapshot of the Netherlands. It used to be the mum kingdom; they'd heard very much approximately it during the basic schooling they'd obtained. They have been conversant in it via photographs and during the touch, although superficial, with representatives of the ruling state. the army provider which had performed such a tremendous half within the lives of the male adults had made them think certain up with the rustic of the home of Orange.

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Theme 3 'There is no entertainment, no variety here. It's so monotonous! There you had all those friends and acquaintances and those homely parties which brought some variety; nearly every week. Sundays especiallyare dreadful here; no street vendors, nothing! Here everyday's the same. You're so hemmed in here; you can't do anything; you can't go out because there isn't a housemaid that looks after the children. You're so tied to the place where you live. You're a slave of your house, and it's not so easy to leave your children in someone else's care.

You're so hemmed in here; you can't do anything; you can't go out because there isn't a housemaid that looks after the children. You're so tied to the place where you live. You're a slave of your house, and it's not so easy to leave your children in someone else's care. If you do go out it's so expensive. In Indonesia I went to the pictures about five times a week. I can't do that any more; I have to look after the children. In Indonesia the 'baboe' or nanny, did that. I had a motorbike and went out and about on it.

TABLE 5. 10 be better ott? 20 shall I ever get a job? •...... m nr -'-"1-'-'-'---'-'-'- I······························ Diagram 4 what to become of the children'e future? when will we have a place ot our own? " 11) sell .... ,t .... , . .... " • '"• S A v I 36 EVALUATION OF THE NEW WAY OF LIFE Everything for this private dwelling had to be purchased furniture, floor and wall furnishings, stove, cutlery, crockery and kitchen equipment. If such acquisitions were not kept within the bounds of the available budget, one came into financial straits immediately.

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