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The Resource Adoption : a reference handbook, Barbara Moe, (electronic resource)

Adoption : a reference handbook, Barbara Moe, (electronic resource)

Label
Adoption : a reference handbook
Title
Adoption
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Moe
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores current issues surrounding adoption in the United States, milestones in adoption history, and individuals who have profoundly affected child welfare and adoption philosophies and practices
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Moe, Barbara A
Dewey number
362.73/4/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.M645 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
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Adoption
Label
Adoption : a reference handbook, Barbara Moe, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netLibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=9796
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
ch. 1. Overview -- Who adopts children? -- The core of adoption : the home study process -- The adoption triad -- Types of children available -- Types of adoption and care -- Possible emotional and health problems -- Controversy -- Assisted reproductive technology and surrogacy -- Laws and policies -- Other information of interest -- The future of adoption -- ch. 2. Chronology -- ch. 3. Biographical sketches -- John Bowlby -- Charles Loring Brace -- Pearl Buck -- Reverend George Clements -- Dorothy DeBolt and Rober DeBolt -- Michael Dorris -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Vera Fahlberg -- Florence Anna Fisher -- Clara McBride Hale -- Joan Heifetz Hollinger -- Harry Holt and Bertha Holt -- Patricia Irwin Johnston -- C. Henry Kempe -- H. David Kirk -- Lois Ruskai Melina -- Jean Paton -- Barbar Tremitiere -- ch. 4. Facts and data -- Data collection history -- Data sources -- Overall adoption data -- ch. 5. Litigation, legislation, testimony, and statements -- Litigation -- Federal laws and policy -- Testimony and statements -- Are children our national treasure? -- ch. 6. Directory of organizations -- Federal agencies concerned with adoption -- National resource, educational, and support organizations concerned with adoption -- National legally oriented organizations -- Clinics specializing in the evaluation of internationally adopted children -- State offices -- ch. 7. Selected print resources -- Books -- Periodicals -- Mail-order sources of books and tapes -- Bibliographies -- Legal and policy materials -- Federal government documents and reports -- ch. 8. Selected nonprint resources -- Videotapes -- Audiocassettes -- Curriculum materials -- Online resources -- Overview -- Who adopts children? -- Types of children available -- Types of adoption and care -- Assisted reproductive technology and surrogacy -- Laws and policies -- Chronology -- Biographical sketches -- Facts and data -- Data sources -- Overall adoption data -- Litigation, legislation, testimony and statements -- Federal laws and policy -- Directory of organizations -- Selected print and nonprint resources
Control code
ocm42855119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 303 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585055541
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 243444
Label
Adoption : a reference handbook, Barbara Moe, (electronic resource)
Link
http://www.netLibrary.com.ezproxy.lonestar.edu/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=9796
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
ch. 1. Overview -- Who adopts children? -- The core of adoption : the home study process -- The adoption triad -- Types of children available -- Types of adoption and care -- Possible emotional and health problems -- Controversy -- Assisted reproductive technology and surrogacy -- Laws and policies -- Other information of interest -- The future of adoption -- ch. 2. Chronology -- ch. 3. Biographical sketches -- John Bowlby -- Charles Loring Brace -- Pearl Buck -- Reverend George Clements -- Dorothy DeBolt and Rober DeBolt -- Michael Dorris -- Marian Wright Edelman -- Vera Fahlberg -- Florence Anna Fisher -- Clara McBride Hale -- Joan Heifetz Hollinger -- Harry Holt and Bertha Holt -- Patricia Irwin Johnston -- C. Henry Kempe -- H. David Kirk -- Lois Ruskai Melina -- Jean Paton -- Barbar Tremitiere -- ch. 4. Facts and data -- Data collection history -- Data sources -- Overall adoption data -- ch. 5. Litigation, legislation, testimony, and statements -- Litigation -- Federal laws and policy -- Testimony and statements -- Are children our national treasure? -- ch. 6. Directory of organizations -- Federal agencies concerned with adoption -- National resource, educational, and support organizations concerned with adoption -- National legally oriented organizations -- Clinics specializing in the evaluation of internationally adopted children -- State offices -- ch. 7. Selected print resources -- Books -- Periodicals -- Mail-order sources of books and tapes -- Bibliographies -- Legal and policy materials -- Federal government documents and reports -- ch. 8. Selected nonprint resources -- Videotapes -- Audiocassettes -- Curriculum materials -- Online resources -- Overview -- Who adopts children? -- Types of children available -- Types of adoption and care -- Assisted reproductive technology and surrogacy -- Laws and policies -- Chronology -- Biographical sketches -- Facts and data -- Data sources -- Overall adoption data -- Litigation, legislation, testimony and statements -- Federal laws and policy -- Directory of organizations -- Selected print and nonprint resources
Control code
ocm42855119
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 303 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585055541
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 243444

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