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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
Genre
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
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
224513
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pertman, Adam
Dewey number
362.73/4/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1430
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.P47 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Adoption
Target audience
adult
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how the adoption revolution is transforming America
Label
Adoption nation : how the adoption revolution is transforming America, Adam Pertman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
2026569
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 349 pages
Isbn
9780465056514
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00034297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm44045683
Label
Adoption nation : how the adoption revolution is transforming America, Adam Pertman
Publication
Copyright
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
2026569
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiii, 349 pages
Isbn
9780465056514
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
00034297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm44045683

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