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Title: partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Masters in Social Work
Authors: Tizazu, Gezahegne Gebre
Advisors: Berihun Mebratie (Phd)
Keywords: acculturation, host
Copyright: Jul-2011
Date Added: 5-Nov-2012
Publisher: AAU
Abstract: This study investigates the socio-cultural integration of resettler and host communities in Kuti resettlement site in Gimbo woreda one of the resettlement sites selected for the 1985/86 resettlement program. The study was conducted with 20 participants selected from the resettled and host communities. The premise for the selection of the mentioned study site is the absence of prior research in the site and to add some additional knowledge on few researches done in sociocultural integration aspect of resettlers in general. The research follows the procedures of an exploratory case study design in examining the experiences of socio-cultural integration between the host and resettler communities. Unstructured interview guide and two FGD sessions were used as the data collection instruments. Content analysis technique was applied in this study. This technique used to analyze their socio-cultural experiences and the perceptions towards each other. Three key findings are emerged from this study. The first is that both the resettler and host communities generally have positive regard towards each other. The second finding showed
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/3623
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