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Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619–1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass

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2009
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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1,466 words

The acculturation of newly arrived enslaved Africans to the New World involved the interaction between Europeans and Africans. In this

Acculturation

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of African Thought

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2010
Subject:
History, Regional and National History, Philosophy
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1,218 words

The acculturation model of social change is viewed as a significant development in both anthropological and African thought, although it

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The Oxford Dictionary of Sports Science & Medicine (3 ed.)

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2007
1 A process occurring when different cultural groups are in contact. Acculturation leads to the acquisition of new cultural patterns by one or more of the groups, with the ... More
Acculturation

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Mesoamerican Cultures

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2006
Subject:
History, Regional and National History
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1,735 words

Anthropologists have traditionally conceptualized cultural change as originating within or outside sociocultural systems, a rough dichotomy that classes internal change

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