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Unformatted text preview: dominant culture in a given situation. Traditional Chinese roles vs. Modern American roles English narration Impact The effect of assimilation and acculturation is best seen through code-switching. The mothers still live a more traditional Chinese lifestyle, while the daughters live a more American lifestyle. The mothers code-switch to fit into American culture, and the daughters code-switch to fit into Chinese culture. None of the daughters are shown speaking Chinese, nor are any of their...
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This note was uploaded on 01/19/2012 for the course WMST 1001 taught by Professor Ray during the Fall '11 term at University of Georgia Athens.
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