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ISS/IRC Code NEWS-ADOPT ENG-003
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Title 40 Cultures: The Global Baby Chase
Author SERRILL Michael
Generic unit TIME

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Date published/issue 11-04-1991
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher TIME International
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Page p 40
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Type of material Periodical
Language of document English

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Document description Commentaries
Country concerned
Index Family-adoptive
Interacial
Abandon-cause
Ethics
Sale
Adoption-intercountry
Statistics
Desinstitutional
Traffick
Abandonment
Free text Special dossier on inter-country adoptions - title of series of articles- Wrapping the Earth in Family Ties- "With low birth rates making it hard to find babies at home, First World couples are adopting overseas - to the chagrin of some Third World governments". Articles illustrate the adoption scene by giving examples of experiences lived by western couples desirous to adopt from various regions. Article entitled The Gray Market in Third World Children shows the less-than legal side to adoption.

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