Corporate Relocation Takes Its Toll on Society
- Moving on. Wyse, Lois // Good Housekeeping;Mar97, Vol. 224 Issue 3, p100
Ponders on the psychological difficulty of moving or transferring house or job; How others managed to get through the same kind of situation; Why downsizing scares families; Feelings about moving.
- Stabilizing Schools with Kids on the Move. Black, Susan // Education Digest;Nov2006, Vol. 72 Issue 3, p46
The article focuses on the issue of student mobility and the effects of moves on students. Statistics related to causes for moves, the utilization of school transfers, and graduation rates among mobile students are included. It is also suggested that there is often a degree of teacher resentment...
- Transporting the idea of `home' when the house is gone. Sylvester, Bruce // Christian Science Monitor;2/7/95, Vol. 87 Issue 50, p17
Discusses the thoughts of the author regarding the sale of the house where he grew up which was home to him. What he understands as home.
- When everything changes. Senter, Ruth // Campus Life;Sep94, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p72
Recounts the difficulty of adjusting to a new state and a new school. The reluctance to leave old, comfortable ways; The surprising discovery that wonderful things happened by facing a new experience.
- When your family moves. Rogers, Fred; Philbrook, Linda // Ladybug;April97, Vol. 7 Issue 8, following p18
Talks about the effects of moving, an event that separates children from familiar people and thing. Understanding how deeply a child can feel disrupted by a move; How moving may create a feeling of family togetherness; Suggested activities for a families deciding on moving to a new home.
- Families and moving. Hormann, E. // Single Parent;Jul/Aug87, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p14
Moving is an upheaval for any family, but in a single-parent family it can be extra stressful. How to reassure children; How to effectively organize the move; Children and new schools.
- Families need the hometown advantage. Breig, J. // U.S. Catholic;Apr88, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p15
The arguments for the fact that it's `bad for families to live hundreds of miles from their roots'; The importance of watching parents grow old and watching children grow up; Responsibility questionnaire about moving away from one's roots.
- Vote with your feet--pay with your kids. // Psychology Today;Mar/Apr94, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p18
Reports on the shadow side to the mobility that has 20 percent of Americans relocating each year. The finding that frequent relocation (moving five or six times in a child's life) is linked with higher rates of child dysfunction; Study by David Wood and colleagues reported in `Journal of the...
- Don't move! McEnroe, Colin // Men's Health;Oct93, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p96
Offers the author's heartfelt sentiments after having just moved, to stay wherever you are. Watching one's packing deteriorate as the moving date approaches; The very different approaches to packing by men and women; The movers' too-small truck; When it was all over.