Description or Abstract
Third Culture kids are as a person who have spent a significant part of their development years outside their parent's culture. This research paper tackles different perspectives of Third Culture Kids' life and the challenges that they face. Including a deeper understanding of the main cause of these challenges and their relation to personal and cultural identity by searching for an answer to the most confusing question for a Third Culture Kid which is Where is home?
This paper can be considered as a guide for Third Culture Kids to understand their identity and how to accept their confusion around the question of where is home? giving them a chance to learn and understand more about their social identity along with getting the advantage of the way they were raised. In addition to a design solution that will give a chance to be fully aware of how this experience can be unique on its own.
Third Culture Kids, Home, Culture identity, Cross Cultural Kids, Belonging, Identity, TCK, ATCK
Senior Thesis - DSGN 4269
Eid, Gamila, "Home and Beyond: Third Culture Kids navigating between their Cultural identity for an answer of where is home?" (2023). Papers, Posters, and Presentations. 113.