By J. Ex,F.J.Th. Rutten

individuals are no longer so firmly rooted as they was once. The larger frequency, not less than within the Western international, with which individuals circulate condominium might be noticeable from the facts. Many migrate voluntarily, or less than compulsion, to accumulate new existences in different elements of the rustic or in different elements of the area. the issues which face people who find themselves obliged to settle in different places became issues of nationwide and foreign political significance. of modern years they've got additionally develop into the topics of sociological and socio-psychological study. The mental study of which this ebook supplies an account came about between households who a few years in the past emigrated from what was once then often called the Dutch East Indies to the Netherlands. Dutch is the language spoken from their early life. 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 turned autonomous. doubtless they'd a brilliant photo of the Netherlands. It used to be the mum state; they'd heard very much approximately it throughout the easy schooling that they had got. They have been conversant in it via photographs and during the touch, besides the fact that superficial, with representatives of the ruling state. the army carrier which had performed such a huge half within the lives of the male adults had made them believe certain up with the rustic of the home of Orange.

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