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Record 12 of 1835
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Moving Your Family Overseas [microform] / Rosalind C. Kalb and Penelope Welch
Bib ID 5557305
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Kalb, Rosalind C
 
Description [Washington, D.C.] : Distributed by ERIC Clearinghouse, 1992 
138 p. 
ISBN 9781877864148
1877864145
Summary

This book discusses the challenges that families face in moving overseas. Chapters include: (1) "What This Move Means for Your Family"; (2) "Breaking the News"; (3) "Learning about Your New Country"; (4) "Preparing for the Move"; (5) "The Early Days"; (6) "Culture Shock"; (7) "Expatriate Life"; (8) "How Is Everyone Coping?"; (9) "Social Relationships"; (10) "Parenting Overseas"; (11) "Making the Most of Home Leave"; and (12) "Moving On...Moving Home." The book considers the effects of such a major move on the relocated employee, the spouse, and children of various ages. Needs and concerns of school-age children in the family, and their adjustment to new school experiences, are among the many challenges considered. An introduction and a list of 27 references are included. (LBG)

Notes

Availability: Intercultural Press, Inc., P.O. Box 700, Yarmouth, ME 04096 ($14.95 plus $2 shipping and handling).

May also be available online. Address as at 14/8/18: https://eric.ed.gov/

Reproduction Microfiche. [Washington D.C.]: ERIC Clearinghouse microfiches : positive. 
Subjects Family Environment.  |  Family Mobility.  |  Foreign Countries.  |  Interpersonal Relationship.  |  Migration.  |  Overseas Employment.  |  Work Environment.
Form/genre Books.  |  Reports, Evaluative.
Other authors/contributors Welch, Penelope, author
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