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The Resource Third culture kids : growing up among worlds, David C. Pollock, Ruth E. Van Reken

Third culture kids : growing up among worlds, David C. Pollock, Ruth E. Van Reken

Label
Third culture kids : growing up among worlds
Title
Third culture kids
Title remainder
growing up among worlds
Statement of responsibility
David C. Pollock, Ruth E. Van Reken
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nearly a decade ago, Third Culture Kids: The Experience of Growing Up Among Worlds introduced the concept of and has been the authority on the experiences of "TCKs"--Children who grow up or spend a significant part of their childhood living abroad. Early on, TCKs were identified as the rototype "citizen of the future." That future is now, as more and more children are growing up among worlds, creating a culturally rich and diverse world. Rich with real-life anecdotes, Third Culture Kids, Revised Edition examines the nature of the TCK experience and its effect on maturing, developing a sense of
Cataloging source
MERUC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pollock, David C
Dewey number
303.3/208209
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ784.S56
LC item number
P65 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Van Reken, Ruth E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Third-culture children
  • Social interaction in children
  • Social skills in children
  • Children
  • Children
  • Intercultural communication
  • Parents
  • Social Science
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Barn
Label
Third culture kids : growing up among worlds, David C. Pollock, Ruth E. Van Reken
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where is home? : Erika's story -- Who are "third culture kids"? -- Who are "cross-cultural kids? -- Why a cross-cultural childhood matters -- Why high mobility matters -- Benefits and challenges -- Personal characteristics -- Practical skills -- Rootlessness and restlessness -- Relational patterns -- Developmental issues -- Unresolved grief -- Building a strong foundation -- Dealing with transition -- Meeting educational needs -- Enjoying the journey -- Coming "home" : reentry -- How sponsoring organizations can help -- It's never too late
Control code
ocn608624645
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781857884081
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Publisher number
EB00651958
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
17B2E438-4CFB-45C9-B72C-27B14302249A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o608624645
  • (OCoLC)608624645
Label
Third culture kids : growing up among worlds, David C. Pollock, Ruth E. Van Reken
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Where is home? : Erika's story -- Who are "third culture kids"? -- Who are "cross-cultural kids? -- Why a cross-cultural childhood matters -- Why high mobility matters -- Benefits and challenges -- Personal characteristics -- Practical skills -- Rootlessness and restlessness -- Relational patterns -- Developmental issues -- Unresolved grief -- Building a strong foundation -- Dealing with transition -- Meeting educational needs -- Enjoying the journey -- Coming "home" : reentry -- How sponsoring organizations can help -- It's never too late
Control code
ocn608624645
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 306 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781857884081
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Publisher number
EB00651958
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
17B2E438-4CFB-45C9-B72C-27B14302249A
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o608624645
  • (OCoLC)608624645

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