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Adoption, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor

Label
Adoption
Title
Adoption
Statement of responsibility
Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the issues surrounding adoption by placing opinions from a wide range of sources in a pro/con format. Features articles that express various perspectives on this topic
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.7340973
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Age 14-18
  • Grade 9-12
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.A362 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Adoption, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 118-123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. How should adoption be viewed? Adoption is a social good / American Adoptions -- The dark side of adoptions / Stephanie Pappas International adoption can help children in other countries / Michele B. Goodwin -- chapter 2. What types of adoption should be encouraged? Same-sex-couple adoption should be encouraged / Stephanie Pappas -- Is gay parenting bad for the kids? / Charles C. W. Cooke -- Transracial adoptions should be encouraged / Ryan Bomberger -- Transracial adoptions should not be encouraged / Lemn Sissay -- Older-parent adoption should be encouraged / Ann Brenoff -- Older-parent adoption should not be encouraged / Antonia Sage -- chapter 3. What policies should govern adoption? Doing what's best for the tribe / Marcia Zug -- Policies mandating the placement of American Indian children in American Indian homes are harmful / Ethan Epstein -- Open adoption is a good policy / Ian Stewart and Kathleen Silbur -- Open adoption can be difficult / Amy Seek -- Laws are needed to open adoption records / David Phelps and Joyce Bahr -- Laws requiring open adoption records are unwise / Megan Lindsey
Control code
ocn828890144
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
130 pages
Isbn
9780737769180
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013033191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)828890144
Label
Adoption, Jacqueline Langwith, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 118-123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Chapter 1. How should adoption be viewed? Adoption is a social good / American Adoptions -- The dark side of adoptions / Stephanie Pappas International adoption can help children in other countries / Michele B. Goodwin -- chapter 2. What types of adoption should be encouraged? Same-sex-couple adoption should be encouraged / Stephanie Pappas -- Is gay parenting bad for the kids? / Charles C. W. Cooke -- Transracial adoptions should be encouraged / Ryan Bomberger -- Transracial adoptions should not be encouraged / Lemn Sissay -- Older-parent adoption should be encouraged / Ann Brenoff -- Older-parent adoption should not be encouraged / Antonia Sage -- chapter 3. What policies should govern adoption? Doing what's best for the tribe / Marcia Zug -- Policies mandating the placement of American Indian children in American Indian homes are harmful / Ethan Epstein -- Open adoption is a good policy / Ian Stewart and Kathleen Silbur -- Open adoption can be difficult / Amy Seek -- Laws are needed to open adoption records / David Phelps and Joyce Bahr -- Laws requiring open adoption records are unwise / Megan Lindsey
Control code
ocn828890144
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
130 pages
Isbn
9780737769180
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013033191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)828890144

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