«We were shocked»: Soviet captivity and internment as acculturation stress

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N.V. Surzhikova's article based at the specific source type - memories - covers social and cultural issues of the Soviet captivity and internment. The author analyses manifestation of cultural shock or a stress of acculturation that proceeded from the direct contact of the prisoners and interned persons with another cultural conditions as well as mechanisms and limits of their adaptation.

N V Surzhikova

Institute of History, Archeology and Ethnology

Уральское отделение РАН; Институт истории, археологии и этнологии; Institute of History, Archeology and Ethnology


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