Third Culture Kids

For many third culture kids, this book will be their first opportunity to discover that they share a common heritage with countless others around the world.

Third Culture Kids

Third Culture Kids

Filled with real-life anecdotes, Third Culture Kids examines the nature of the TCK experience and its effect on maturing, developing a sense of identity and adjusting to one s passport country upon return. For many third culture kids, this book will be their first opportunity to discover that they share a common heritage with countless others around the world. Highlighting dramatic changes brought about by instant communication and new mobility patterns, the new edition shows how the TCK experience is becoming increasingly common and valuable. The authors also expand the coverage to include cross-cultural kids, children of bi-racial or bi-cultural parents, immigrants and international adoptees all of this bringing hidden diversity to our world and challenging our old notions of identity and home.

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Third Culture Kids
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: David C. Pollock, Ruth E. Van Reken
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-26 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Filled with real-life anecdotes, Third Culture Kids examines the nature of the TCK experience and its effect on maturing, developing a sense of identity and adjusting to one s passport country upon return. For many third culture kids, this book will be their first opportunity to discover that they share
Third Culture Kids 3rd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Ruth E. Van Reken, David C. Pollock, Michael V. Pollock
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-05 - Publisher: Nicholas Brealey

In this 3rd edition of the ground-breaking, global classic, Ruth E. Van Reken and Michael V. Pollock, son of the late original co-author, David C. Pollock have significantly updated what is widely recognized as The TCK Bible. Emphasis is on the modern TCK and addressing the impact of technology, cultural
This Is Home Surely?
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Sharon Tan, David Tan
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-04-16 - Publisher: Khoo Li-min Sharon

"Where are you from?" An easy question for most to answer, but a very tough one for Third Culture Kids (TCKs). These children grow up outside their parents' home cultures, neither belonging entirely to their home culture nor to their host culture. They face unique challenges in establishing their identity
Special Populations in College Counseling
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Joseph A. Lippincott, Ruth B. Lippincott, Ruth A. Lippincott
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Amer Counseling Assn

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Life in Motion
Language: en
Pages: 90
Authors: Amy Casteel, Ruth van Reken
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-13 - Publisher:

Life is filled with transitions. We move from childhood to adulthood, singleness to marriage, health to chronic illness. Other times they occur when we relocate from one place to another. In Life in Motion, we see how ever since Adam and Eve had to leave the Garden of Eden, humans

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