Third Culture Kids: The Experience of Growing Up Among Worlds by David C. Pollock and Ruth van Reken
Filled with real-life anecdotes, Third Culture Kids (TCK) examines the nature of the TCK experience and its effect on maturing, developing a sense of identity and adjusting to ones 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.