Catalogue by countries / Adoption in Worldwide Perspective - A review of programs, policies and legislation in 14 countries

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-LEG WORLD-007
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Title Adoption in Worldwide Perspective - A review of programs, policies and legislation in 14 countries
Author HOKSBERGEN R A C (ed.)
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Date published/issue 00-00-1986
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Swets North America Inc.
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Page 242
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ISBN 90-265-0738-0
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Document description Commentaries
Country concerned AUSTRALIA
DENMARK
GERMANY
INDIA
INDONESIA
ISRAEL
NETHERLANDS
SWEDEN
THAILAND
UNITED STATES
Index Legislation-comment
Practice
Adoption-intercountry
Legislation-adoption
Adoption-domestic
Free text Collection of articles on adoption in fourteen countries in different regions. Articles comment of the specific situation of adoption in each country; some statistics on intercountry adoption given; appendices include bibliographies, lists of adoption organisations/agencies (USA), legislation on adoption. Titles as follows: Non-relative adoption in the USA, by A R. Silverman and D. E. Weitzman; The adopting and adopted Swedes and their contemporary society, by Gunilla Andersson; Thirty years of adoption practice in the Netherlands, by R A C Hoksbergen and L A C Bunjes; The adoption revolution in Britain, by Tony Hall; Intercountry adoption program in Korea-policy, law and services, by Youn-Taek Tahk; Adoption policies and experiences in India, by Avi Jungalwalla; Adoption of children in Indonesia, by the Indonesian National Council on Social Welfare; Adoption in Thailand, by Darawan Dharmaruksa; Intercountry adoption - a view from Latin America, by Francisco Pilotti; Adoption in Australia, by Cliff Picton; The development of adoptions in the Federal Republic of Germany, by Ingrid Baer (ISS-Germany); Foreign Adoption in the Federal Republic of Germany, W. Kühl and A Winter-Stettin; Adoption in Israel, by Aviva Lion; Adoption in Denmark, by Torben Melchior; The institution of adoption- a Canadian case study, by Christopher Bagley. (Book filed with other documents on adoption legislation and procedure)

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