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Third Culture Kids : Growing Up Among Worlds (Paperback) (David C. Pollock & Ruth E. Van Reken & Michael

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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 complexity, diversity & inclusion and transitions. Includes new advice for parents and others for how to support TCKs as they navigate work, relationships, social settings and their own personal development. Specific updates:· A second PolVan Cultural Identity diagram to support understanding of cultural identity · New models for identity formation · Updated explanation of unresolved grief · New material on 'highly mobile communities' addressing the needs of people who stay put while a community around them moves rapidly · Revamped Section III so readers can more easily find what is relevant to them as Adult TCKs, parents, counselors, employers, spouses, administrators, etc. · New "stages and needs" tool that will help families and organizations identify and meet needs · Greater emphasis on tools for educators as they grapple with demographic shifts in the classroom
Number of Pages: 460
Genre: Family + Relationships, Self Improvement, Education
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Quercus
Author: David C. Pollock & Ruth E. Van Reken & Michael V. Pollock
Language: English
Street Date: September 5, 2017
TCIN: 52200646
UPC: 9781473657663
Item Number (DPCI): 248-43-1973
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