Recreating Memories for Immigrated or Displaced People
Millions of people in whole around the world are immigrated or displaced because of wars, famine, drought, religion, language, race discrimination, natural disasters, and economic reasons. This study focuses on the people who have immigrated or have been exiled from their native country due to those reasons. Not finding or having the similar or same rituals they had in their native country is the main problem for them. This study endeavors to help people to overcome their sense of longing by making them feel as they are in their native country via virtual reality.
Full Thesis Document
xdMFA Candidates must disseminate their research online in the Ohio Library and Information Network (OhioLINK) Electronic Theses and Dissertations repository. This thesis may be accessed at http://rave.ohiolink.edu/etdc/view?acc_num=miami1462453859