The Overseas Student: Expatriate, Sojourner or Settler?

@article{Cox1988TheOS,
  title={The Overseas Student: Expatriate, Sojourner or Settler?},
  author={John L. . Cox},
  journal={Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={1988},
  volume={78}
}
  • J. Cox
  • Published 1 September 1988
  • Education
  • Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica
ABSTRACT The Overseas Student can be regarded as a sojourner who lives temporarily in a foreign country and must achieve satisfactory academic objectives within a limited period of time. The “push” and “pull” factors which determine why students study overseas are described. Suggestions are made about the optimum training of mental health professionals and university welfare personnel to enable them to assist overseas students who are distressed. The similarities and differences between a… 

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