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The Resource A sealed and secret kinship : the culture of policies and practices in American adoption, Judith S. Modell

A sealed and secret kinship : the culture of policies and practices in American adoption, Judith S. Modell

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A sealed and secret kinship : the culture of policies and practices in American adoption
Title
A sealed and secret kinship
Title remainder
the culture of policies and practices in American adoption
Statement of responsibility
Judith S. Modell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Adoption is a controversial subject in the United States, particularly in the last 30 years. Why that is and how public attention affects the decisions made by those who arrange, legalise and experience adoption forms the subject of this book
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1941-
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Schachter, Judith
Dewey number
362.73/4/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.M643 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Public issues in anthropological perspectives
Series volume
v. 3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • USA
  • USA
  • Adoption
  • Open adoption
  • Adoptees
  • Adoptive parents
  • Adoption
  • Adoption ouverte
  • Adoptés
  • Parents adoptifs
  • Adoption
  • Adoption ouverte
  • Adoptés
  • Parents adoptifs
  • Adoption
  • Offene Adoption
  • Adoption
  • Offene Adoption
Label
A sealed and secret kinship : the culture of policies and practices in American adoption, Judith S. Modell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-209) 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
Opening the subject of adoption -- Banishing secrecy, banishing confidentiality, and opening adoption -- From "drifting" to "permanency" : adoption policy and practice -- Taking (care of) the children : adoptive parents in the twenty-first century -- Opening the confines of kinship : twenty-first century American child placement
Control code
ocm48083689
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 220 pages
Isbn
9781571810779
Lccn
2001049957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48083689
  • (OCoLC)48083689
Label
A sealed and secret kinship : the culture of policies and practices in American adoption, Judith S. Modell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-209) 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
Opening the subject of adoption -- Banishing secrecy, banishing confidentiality, and opening adoption -- From "drifting" to "permanency" : adoption policy and practice -- Taking (care of) the children : adoptive parents in the twenty-first century -- Opening the confines of kinship : twenty-first century American child placement
Control code
ocm48083689
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 220 pages
Isbn
9781571810779
Lccn
2001049957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o48083689
  • (OCoLC)48083689

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