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The Resource Adoption, Allen Verbrugge, book editor

Adoption, Allen Verbrugge, book editor

Label
Adoption
Title
Adoption
Statement of responsibility
Allen Verbrugge, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.734
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875
LC item number
.A315 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Verbrugge, Allen
Series statement
Contemporary issues companion
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  • Adoption
  • Adoption
Label
Adoption, Allen Verbrugge, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-152) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. The adoption process -- 1. Americans have a favorable opinion of adoption / Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute -- 2. Americans still have lingering fears about adoption / Kelly King Alexander -- 3. Common decisions that parents will make in the adoption process / Richard Mintzer -- ch. 2. International adoption -- 1. International adoption is risky / Kim Clark, Nancy Shute -- 2. The Hague Treaty can remove some of the risks of international adoption / Ethan B. Kapstein -- 3. Transcultural adoption poses unique challenges in families and children / Anne Adams Lang -- 4. Exporting Black babies through foreign adoptions / Dawn Davenport -- ch. 3. Nontraditional adoption -- 1. Gay adoption can negatively impact children / Paul Cameron -- 2. Gay adoption serves the best interests of children / Shannon Minter -- 3. Transracial adoption / Samiya A. Bashir -- 4. Adopting a teenager / Amy Engeler -- ch. 4. Openness and disclosure -- 1. The benefits of open adoption / Adam Pertman -- 2. The problems of open adoption / Mary Beth Style -- 3. Choosing an open adoption arrangement / Gabrielle Glaser -- 4. Adult adoptees should have full access to their adoption records / Bastard Nation -- 5. Adoptive parents should help their children reunite with birth parents / Lorna Collier -- ch. 5. Personal stories of adoption -- 1. A daughter and birth mother reunite and end the uncertainty in their lives / Susan Freinkel -- 2. Adopting the children of a deceased relative / Nancy Hanner -- 3. Contrasting experiences of reunions with birth mothers / Sarah Saffian -- 4. Single-parent adoptive families work / Nancy E. Dowd -- Organizations to contact
Control code
ocm60705735
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
155 pages
Isbn
9780737724417
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005050388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780737724417
System control number
  • 855970
  • (Sirsi) o60705735
Label
Adoption, Allen Verbrugge, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-152) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. The adoption process -- 1. Americans have a favorable opinion of adoption / Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute -- 2. Americans still have lingering fears about adoption / Kelly King Alexander -- 3. Common decisions that parents will make in the adoption process / Richard Mintzer -- ch. 2. International adoption -- 1. International adoption is risky / Kim Clark, Nancy Shute -- 2. The Hague Treaty can remove some of the risks of international adoption / Ethan B. Kapstein -- 3. Transcultural adoption poses unique challenges in families and children / Anne Adams Lang -- 4. Exporting Black babies through foreign adoptions / Dawn Davenport -- ch. 3. Nontraditional adoption -- 1. Gay adoption can negatively impact children / Paul Cameron -- 2. Gay adoption serves the best interests of children / Shannon Minter -- 3. Transracial adoption / Samiya A. Bashir -- 4. Adopting a teenager / Amy Engeler -- ch. 4. Openness and disclosure -- 1. The benefits of open adoption / Adam Pertman -- 2. The problems of open adoption / Mary Beth Style -- 3. Choosing an open adoption arrangement / Gabrielle Glaser -- 4. Adult adoptees should have full access to their adoption records / Bastard Nation -- 5. Adoptive parents should help their children reunite with birth parents / Lorna Collier -- ch. 5. Personal stories of adoption -- 1. A daughter and birth mother reunite and end the uncertainty in their lives / Susan Freinkel -- 2. Adopting the children of a deceased relative / Nancy Hanner -- 3. Contrasting experiences of reunions with birth mothers / Sarah Saffian -- 4. Single-parent adoptive families work / Nancy E. Dowd -- Organizations to contact
Control code
ocm60705735
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
155 pages
Isbn
9780737724417
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005050388
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780737724417
System control number
  • 855970
  • (Sirsi) o60705735

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