Transitions Across Cultures: A Guide to Culture Shock for Travelers and Those Who Love Them

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Practical Interculturalist
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4.72 X 7.48 X 0.3 inches | 0.29 pounds

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About the Author
Stephen W. Jones has a diverse disciplinary background including business, intercultural relations, international security, political science, and ministry. He is a Ph.D. Candidate in International Development at the University of Southern Mississippi. Jones is Assistant Professor of International Studies at Crown College in Minnesota, where he teaches International Relations and Intercultural Youth Development. He has led students on learning experiences in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and North America. Jones is a husband, father, professor, and friend.

As a parent of one who lives in another country, I found Transitions Across Cultures to offer insightful analysis of the challenges that face those who live and move between different cultures. - Jan, parent of an expat

This little book is power-punched with practical steps to help the traveler process and integrate new understandings of self and others that could mean the difference between a good experience and a bad one; between making long-lasting and resilient friendships or living with confusing and disappointing connections. - Denise Nebeker, Leadership Coach and cofounder of LeaderCare Online

This book is required reading for all of our study abroad students. They often tell us that they're glad we had them read it--which is rare for students to do!! They refer to it before, during and after their travels. Transitions Across Cultures provides valuable insights for each stage of their journeys. - Darin Mather, VP for Academic Programs, Students International