Conflicts and Mental Health Problems of Migrants and their Families: Introductory Remarks

  • Wolfgand M. Pfeiffer


The mental problems arising from migration to the migrants themselves and to their kin left behind as well as to the host population receiving them: these problems constitute a topic which is certainly not a novel one. Numerous committees and conferences have busied themselves with these problems and there is already in existence a rich body of literature on them.


Labour Market North America Host Country Cultural Identity Host Population 

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • Wolfgand M. Pfeiffer
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  1. 1.Medizinische PsychologieWestf. Wilhelms-UniversitätMünsterGermany

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