Third Culture Kids: The Experience of Growing Up Among Worlds: The original, classic book on TCKs Pollock, David C.

Third Culture Kids: The Experience of Growing Up Among Worlds: The original, classic book on TCKs

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'This book is the 'bible' for anyone who wants to understand the blessings and the curses of growing up multiculturally' -Wm. Paul Young, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The Shack

In this third 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



PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9781473657663
BY (AUTHOR) Pollock, David C., BY (AUTHOR) Pollock, Michael V., BY (AUTHOR) Van Reken, Ruth E.
PUBLISHER : John Murray Press PUBLICATION DATE : September 05, 2017
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Nicholas Brealey Publishing
LANGUAGE : English AGE : General
PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback
DIMENSION : 228 mm x 157 mm
WEIGHT : 492 g

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
Health, Relationships & Personal development
Society & Social Sciences
DESCRIPTION : 'This book is the 'bible' for anyone who wants to understand the blessings and the curses of growing up multiculturally' -Wm. Paul Young, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller The ShackIn this third 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 PRODUCT DETAILS : ISBN : 9781473657663 BY (AUTHOR) Pollock, David C., BY (AUTHOR) Pollock, Michael V., BY (AUTHOR) Van Reken, Ruth E. PUBLISHER : John Murray Press PUBLICATION DATE : September 05, 2017 COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Nicholas Brealey Publishing LANGUAGE : English AGE : General PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback DIMENSION : 228 mm x 157 mm WEIGHT : 492 g PRODUCT CATEGORY : Health, Relationships & Personal development Society & Social Sciences