Catalogue by keywords / Ours by choice: Parenting Through Adoption

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PARENTS ENG-027
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Title Ours by choice: Parenting Through Adoption
Author MEHTA Nilima
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Date published/issue 00-00-1993
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published INDIA
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Page 123
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Type of material Book
Language of document English

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Document description Commentaries
Guide
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Country concerned INDIA
Index Adoption-domestic-promote
Adoption-intercountry
Awareness-raising
Paps-info-counsel
Free text The author, social worker and counsellor, takes her readers through the practice of adoption in India today. The book is dedicated to Indian adoptive parents and promotes domestic adoption. It gives information, advice and comments on all aspects of adoption (including some information on inter-country adoption of Indian children). Annexes include: step-by-step procedures for adoption; documents required; sample of information required for a home study report; post-adoption follow-up report; list of Indian adoption agencies recognised for inter-country adoptions as of November 1991 and of voluntary co-ordinating agencies, sample of child study report form with medical report form; document of "surrender" of the child; other samples of documents which would be issued by the courts during the process of adoption.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Valuable
Work area Miscellaneous
Potential users
Other potential users Adopt-Agency
Adopt-Parents