Catalogue by titles / Inter-country adoption

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PARENTS ENG-021
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Title Inter-country adoption
Author HUMPHREY Michael
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-1993
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published
Editor
Publisher Routledge, 11 New Fetter Lane, London EC4P 4EE
Distributor
Page 149
Price
ISBN 0 415 05210 6
Type of material Book
Language of document

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Document description Commentaries
Evaluation
Information
Testimony
Country concerned
Index Interacial
Adoption-intercountry
Procedure-adoption
Child-interest
Free text The authors present the experience of eight British couples who have adopted children internationally, with accounts of events leading to the decision to adopt from abroad and the difficulties they faced in bringing the children into the country. On page 119, article by John Triseliotis "In whose best interest" which examines (1) the background to inter-country adoption, (2) some of the main recent studies on the subject (3) the arguments for and against inter-country adoption.

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