The Meaning of Objects in Environmental Transition
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5期（1990 / 02 / 01）
41 - 56
Based on fourteen interviews of Chinese students from Taiwan, the meaning of objects in their experience during the first semester in the United States was discussed. The objects which students carried with them, left behind and new objects were dealt with The objects were classiffed in terms of their relations with continuity Five cases showed how the totality of objects was embedded in the student's whole life At last, a tentative perspective on the transaction between persons and objects described.