Tag / Culture Shock

  •  Culture shock is something everyone experience to some degree or another during their life. The most obvious example of culture shock is what people who move to a different country with a different culture experience. However, people who start a new job, transfer to a new school, move to a different state etc. also experience […]

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  • Karl Oberg was among the first people to identify culture shock, which he defined as, “the experience of losing all signs and symbols of social communication that is familiar.” It is often thought that this definition of culture shock and culture shock in general is directed at individuals who travel internationally. Although culture shock is […]

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  • It can, therefore, not be treated. There are, however, ways to ajust to it. Some of these ways are: Find as many positive aspects about your new city as possible Attend a house of worship where you can understand the language Join organizations and make friends Volunteer your time and talent Have a newspaper from […]

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