Catalogue by keywords / Adoption and Disruption: Rates, Risks and Responses

Documentation presentation
ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT ENG-021
Partner
Title Adoption and Disruption: Rates, Risks and Responses
Author BARTH Richard
Generic unit

General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1988
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher Aldine de Gruyter, A Division of Walter de Gruyter, Inc., 200 Saw Mill River Road, Hawthorne, New Yo
Distributor
Page 247
Price
ISBN 0 202 36049 0
Type of material Book
Language of document

Document information
Document description Commentaries
Evaluation
Country concerned UNITED STATES
Index Family-adoptive
Failure-placement
Special-needs-child
Awareness-raising
Worktool
Child-interest
Free text Study of older child adoption seen through a historical perspective and recent evolution of the practice. Analysis of rates and causes of disruption occuring in such placements taking into consideration specific characteristics involved in different placements. The authors argue for the benefits to child and society of permanent placement of children as opposed to fostering

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Psychology
Social work -->
Potential users
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents