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Definition of the verb acculturate
What does acculturate mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: acculturated | acculturating | acculturates
- assimilate culturally
Alternative definition of the verb acculturate
- [transitive] To change one's culture based on the influence of another culture.
- [intransitive] To be changed by acculturation.
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by Steven J. Gold, Stephanie J. Nawyn
Psychological acculturation is concerned with both, and how immigrants acculturate is a product of combi— nations of individual—difference and acculturation—related factors. Within—group variability is as likely in relevant resources as in ...
A Multicultural/multimodal/multisystems Approach to Working with Culturally Different Families (1997)
by Sharon-Ann Gopaul-McNicol
One's ability to acculturate is a crucial indicator of ...
World Politics on Screen (2014)
Understanding International Relations through Popular Culture by Mark A. Sachleben
The failure to acculturate is a common complaint among those who oppose immigration, ...
by Fathali M. Moghaddam
In both cases, they are based on beliefs about how the immigrant group should acculturate. Attitudes people hold on two particular issues form the basis for preferred acculturation strategies— attitudes toward contact with the host culture and ...
by Archie Hobson
acculturate. ac•cul•tur•ate |/ek/l£/frMt| • v. assimilate or cause to assimilate a different culture, typically the dominant one: [intrans.] acculturated to the United States | [trans.] the next weeks were spent acculturating thefield staff| [as adj.] ...
by Josue M. Gonzalez
acculturate, contributes to the existing achievement gap for a large number of bicultural children. This discrepancy between bicultural and mainstream student academic success has led to a number of theories attempting to explain this ...
by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu
While some gradually acculturate, others experience legal and social ...
by Alan L. Berger
AmericanJews competing in business and confronting personal problems, sometimesin waysthat couldhave intensifiedthe disparagementof Jews byantiSemites critical ofimmigrants slow touse standard English formsandslow to acculturate.
by Amy Wenzel
The concept of acculturation strategies refers to the various ways in which groups and individuals seek to acculturate. These variations have challenged the assumption that everyone would assimilate and become absorbed into the dominant ...
by Mike Allen
Local people, or host people, have a lasting impact on how individuals acculturate and adjust to the host environment. If the experiences are positive, it is more likely acculturation will occur more quickly. However, if the initial experiences are ...
by Stanley Newman, Daniel Stark
see accounting acculturate: 8 accustom 9 acclimate accumbent: 10 horizontal accumulate: 4 cull, gain, grow, heap, hold, keep, mass, pile, save 5 add to, amass, cache, glean, hoard, lay by, lay up, mount, put by, run up, stack, ...
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Video shows what acculturate means. To change one's culture based on the influence of another culture, especially a more advanced culture.. To change by ...
Scrabble value of A1C3C3U1L1T1U1R1A1T1E1
The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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