How Immigration Influences Stress

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I am interested in how immigration (moving to another country) influences stress. I was interested in this particular article, because I have a very personal story associated with immigration, especially moving to another country. I was someone who was born, and raised in Srilanka and then immigrated to Canada at the age of 12. Therefore, I am very interested in finding out about how other children who went through the immigration progress dealt with stress, coping, and adjustment just like I did when I first came to Canada. I selected this article as they tried to understand as to which extent the stress buffering models are relevant to gender roles. They hypothesized that in a sample of families who immigrated

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