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The Resource Adoption : changing families, changing times, edited by Anthony Douglas and Terry Philpot

Adoption : changing families, changing times, edited by Anthony Douglas and Terry Philpot

Label
Adoption : changing families, changing times
Title
Adoption
Title remainder
changing families, changing times
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anthony Douglas and Terry Philpot
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This accessible text offers a comprehensive review of adoption policy, practice and services and analyses why adoption has become so controversial. It provides professional and general reader alike with a fully rounded picture of adoption and exposes some of the myths surrounding it."--BOOK JACKET
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Douglas, Anthony
  • Philpot, Terry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adoption
  • Adoptees
  • Adoptive parents
  • Birthparents
Label
Adoption : changing families, changing times, edited by Anthony Douglas and Terry Philpot
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of contributors; Foreword; Introduction; Children and young people in care; Introduction; Adoption's rich tapestry unfolded: a family life in the 21st century; Troubled children and how to place them; Recruiting parents for hard-to-place children; It can only get better, and it did!; Good practice in adoption; Kinship care: a child in the family; Attachment theory and children's rights; 'I'll take her in'; The experience of birth parents; Introduction; Audrey and Aline's story; Lost and found: an adopted person's story
  • Letter to a social worker: reflections on motheringAdoption and family support: two means in pursuit of the same end; Life after adoption; Introduction; Adoption: perspectives from family members; A truer image; Avoiding disruption: concurrent planning; How post-adoption support can make adoption a success; Talking and telling; Keeping in touch: a different way of looking at post-adoption contact issues; With love; The politics of adoption; Introduction; The fiction
Control code
ocm56360090
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203167434
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56360090
Label
Adoption : changing families, changing times, edited by Anthony Douglas and Terry Philpot
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of contributors; Foreword; Introduction; Children and young people in care; Introduction; Adoption's rich tapestry unfolded: a family life in the 21st century; Troubled children and how to place them; Recruiting parents for hard-to-place children; It can only get better, and it did!; Good practice in adoption; Kinship care: a child in the family; Attachment theory and children's rights; 'I'll take her in'; The experience of birth parents; Introduction; Audrey and Aline's story; Lost and found: an adopted person's story
  • Letter to a social worker: reflections on motheringAdoption and family support: two means in pursuit of the same end; Life after adoption; Introduction; Adoption: perspectives from family members; A truer image; Avoiding disruption: concurrent planning; How post-adoption support can make adoption a success; Talking and telling; Keeping in touch: a different way of looking at post-adoption contact issues; With love; The politics of adoption; Introduction; The fiction
Control code
ocm56360090
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 262 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203167434
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56360090

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