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The Resource Cultures of transnational adoption, edited by Toby Alice Volkman

Cultures of transnational adoption, edited by Toby Alice Volkman

Label
Cultures of transnational adoption
Title
Cultures of transnational adoption
Statement of responsibility
edited by Toby Alice Volkman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The experiences in this volume consider how trans-national adoption creates and transforms cultures, in the light of the vast increase in their number
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.734
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875.5
LC item number
.C86 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Volkman, Toby Alice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Cognition and culture
  • Kinship
  • Transnationalism
  • Adoption internationale
  • Cognition et culture
  • Parenté
  • Transnationalisme
  • Adoption internationale
  • Cognition et culture
  • Parenté
  • Transnationalisme
  • Cognition and culture
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Kinship
  • Transnationalism
  • Adoption
  • Ausländisches Kind
Label
Cultures of transnational adoption, edited by Toby Alice Volkman
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip053/2004026187.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: New geographies of kinship / Toby Alice Volkman -- Part I. Displacements, roots, identities. Going "home": adoption, loss of bearings, and the mythology of roots / Barbara Yngvesson -- Wedding citizenship and culture: Korean adoptees and the global family of Korea / Eleana Kim -- Embodying Chinese culture: transnational adoption in North America / Toby Alice Volkman -- Part II. Counterparts. Chaobao: the plight of Chinese adoptive parents in the era of the one-child policy / Kay Johnson -- Patterns of shared parenthood among the Brazilian poor / Claudia Fonseca -- Birth mothers and imaginary lives / Laurel Kendall -- Part III. Representations. Images of "waiting children": spectatorship and pity in the representation of the global social orphan in the 1990s / Lisa Cartwright -- Phantom lives, narratives of possibility / Elizabeth Alice Honig
Control code
ocm56924760
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780822335894
Lccn
2004026187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56924760
  • (OCoLC)56924760
Label
Cultures of transnational adoption, edited by Toby Alice Volkman
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip053/2004026187.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Introduction: New geographies of kinship / Toby Alice Volkman -- Part I. Displacements, roots, identities. Going "home": adoption, loss of bearings, and the mythology of roots / Barbara Yngvesson -- Wedding citizenship and culture: Korean adoptees and the global family of Korea / Eleana Kim -- Embodying Chinese culture: transnational adoption in North America / Toby Alice Volkman -- Part II. Counterparts. Chaobao: the plight of Chinese adoptive parents in the era of the one-child policy / Kay Johnson -- Patterns of shared parenthood among the Brazilian poor / Claudia Fonseca -- Birth mothers and imaginary lives / Laurel Kendall -- Part III. Representations. Images of "waiting children": spectatorship and pity in the representation of the global social orphan in the 1990s / Lisa Cartwright -- Phantom lives, narratives of possibility / Elizabeth Alice Honig
Control code
ocm56924760
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
232 pages
Isbn
9780822335894
Lccn
2004026187
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56924760
  • (OCoLC)56924760

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