Catalogue by keywords / Child Adoption: Trends and Policies

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code WORLD
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Title Child Adoption: Trends and Policies
Author Miscellenous (Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations)
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-2009
Date received 00-00-2009
Place published UNITED STATES
Editor
Publisher United Nations
Distributor
Page 463
Price
ISBN
Type of material Book
Language of document

Document information
Document description Research
Statistics
Country concerned WORLD
Index Adoption
Free text This study presents comparable information for 195 countries. The information presented relates to: adoption policies and legislation, multilateral, regional and bilateral treaties on intercountry adoptions and data on selected demographic charachteristics of the individuals involved in an adoption. The report surveys recent trends and policies on child adoption while providing the cultural and historical background necessary to understand differences in country practices.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Of interest
Work area Development
Legal
Psychology
Social work -->
Potential users All
Other potential users Academic
Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents