In short answers (phrases or 1-2 sentences), answer the following questions (sections A, B, and C). Use your own words. DO NOT WRITE SENTENCES DIRECTLY FROM THE ARTICLE!


  1. Identifying author, publishing information, audience, and purpose (2 pts.)


  1. Who are the author(s) of this article? ______________________________________


  1. Look at the author’s biography (sentences about his/her background and experience at the end of the article.) What do you see in the author’s background that makes him/her qualified to write about this topic?


  1. When was this article written? ________________________________________


  1. Where was this article published? _____________________________________


  1. At the end of the introduction section, the authors state their goal for writing this article. What is/are their goals? to persuade □           to inform  □              to entertain □



  1. Who do you think was the intended audience for the article?


  1. Asking questions about the text: (3 pts.)


  1. After reading the article, what are three questions that you have about the subject (that are NOT answered in the article)? Remember: “no questions” = “not thinking critically”








  1. What sort of support do the authors use in the article? (examples of support: personal experience, interviews, quotes from scientific articles, statistics from research) Do you think they accomplished their goal stated in the paper? How/Why?


  1. Understanding the main ideas of the text: (5 pts.)


  1. What is migration? How does it vary?



  1. Define the terms below and explain the differences in their contact with the ‘majority’ culture.


  1. ­­­­immigrants:


  1. refugees:


  1. What factors influence the occurrence of mental illness in migrants? Include in your explanation information about what stages each factor occurs.



  1. What is cultural bereavement?


  1. Why is it important for a clinician to understand cultural differences in grieving? What can result if they do not? Explain.


  1. What are the some components of our cultural identity?



  1. What is acculturation? How does it help migrants?


  1. Define socio-centric society:

Define egocentric society:

What is Bhugra’s hypothesis about migration between these types of societies? What can help?