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The Resource Adoption nation : how the adoption revolution is transforming America, Adam Pertman

Adoption nation : how the adoption revolution is transforming America, Adam Pertman

Label
Adoption nation : how the adoption revolution is transforming America
Title
Adoption nation
Title remainder
how the adoption revolution is transforming America
Statement of responsibility
Adam Pertman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A journalist and adoptive father traces the evolution of adoption from an institution marked by shame and secrets to a powerful force of culture and social change
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pertman, Adam
Dewey number
362.73/4/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.P47 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adoption
  • Adoption
  • United States
  • Adoptie
  • Ouder-kind-relaties
  • Juridische aspecten
  • Adoption
  • USA
  • Adopción
Label
Adoption nation : how the adoption revolution is transforming America, Adam Pertman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-326) 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
Out of the shadows, into our lives -- A legal maze from coast to coast -- Joy and surprises from abroad -- Adoptees: the quest for identity -- Birth parents: a painful dilemma -- Adoptive parents: infertility begets a family -- Special needs, diverse families -- The money's the problem -- Old lessons for a new world
Control code
ocm44045683
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780465056507
Lccn
00034297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44045683
  • (OCoLC)44045683
Label
Adoption nation : how the adoption revolution is transforming America, Adam Pertman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 317-326) 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
Out of the shadows, into our lives -- A legal maze from coast to coast -- Joy and surprises from abroad -- Adoptees: the quest for identity -- Birth parents: a painful dilemma -- Adoptive parents: infertility begets a family -- Special needs, diverse families -- The money's the problem -- Old lessons for a new world
Control code
ocm44045683
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780465056507
Lccn
00034297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o44045683
  • (OCoLC)44045683

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