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The Resource Welcome home! : an international and nontraditional adoption reader, Lita Linzer Schwartz, Florence W. Kaslow, editors

Welcome home! : an international and nontraditional adoption reader, Lita Linzer Schwartz, Florence W. Kaslow, editors

Label
Welcome home! : an international and nontraditional adoption reader
Title
Welcome home!
Title remainder
an international and nontraditional adoption reader
Statement of responsibility
Lita Linzer Schwartz, Florence W. Kaslow, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examine the pros and cons of nontraditional adoption! Welcome Home! An International and Nontraditional Adoption Reader is an essential guide to the process, pros, and cons of adopting children from outside the United States, with special needs, and/or from a different racial/cultural background. The book documents every aspect of the adoption procedure?from working with?facilitators,? adoption agencies, and attorneys to mixed reactions over a child's possible loss of heritage as the result of a transracial or multicultural adoption. Parents and adoptees offer unique, firsthand persp
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.73/4/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.W465 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Schwartz, Lita Linzer
  • Kaslow, Florence Whiteman
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adoption
  • Intercountry adoption
  • Adoption
  • Adoption internationale
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Adoption
  • Intercountry adoption
  • United States
Label
Welcome home! : an international and nontraditional adoption reader, Lita Linzer Schwartz, Florence W. Kaslow, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-252) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening the door -- Welcome home : from the Perspective of research on international adoption -- From couple to family -- Coming home from China -- The family I wanted -- Our daughters from China have two mommies -- From one wondrous second to countless memorable moments : adventures in adoption -- Welcome home Liv, Kim, and Love -- A perfect lottery -- Adopting from Eastern Europe 101 -- Miracle sisters from Romania -- Adventures in adoption : from Russia to America -- Four roads less traveled but they all lead home -- Problems, perils, and pleasures of mulitcultural and biracial adoptions
Control code
860711956
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135420987
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860711956
Label
Welcome home! : an international and nontraditional adoption reader, Lita Linzer Schwartz, Florence W. Kaslow, editors
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-252) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Opening the door -- Welcome home : from the Perspective of research on international adoption -- From couple to family -- Coming home from China -- The family I wanted -- Our daughters from China have two mommies -- From one wondrous second to countless memorable moments : adventures in adoption -- Welcome home Liv, Kim, and Love -- A perfect lottery -- Adopting from Eastern Europe 101 -- Miracle sisters from Romania -- Adventures in adoption : from Russia to America -- Four roads less traveled but they all lead home -- Problems, perils, and pleasures of mulitcultural and biracial adoptions
Control code
860711956
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135420987
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)860711956

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