Catalogue by titles / L'adoption, des ados en parlent

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT FRA-023
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Title L'adoption, des ados en parlent
Author LANCHON Anne
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-2004
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published FRANCE
Editor Collection Oxygène
Publisher Editions de La Martinière SA, 2, rue Christine, 75006 Paris, France (www.lamartinière.fr)
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Page 107
Price 9 €
ISBN 9 782732 430973
Type of material Book
Language of document French

Document information
Document description Testimony
Country concerned FRANCE
WORLD
Index Family-adoptive
Identity-origin
Adoption
Abandonment
Identity-adoptive
Fam-origin-contact
Adolescence
Free text This book let the teenagers talking about their adoption experiences. Their testimonies are integrated in the text of the author in which she talks directly to the adoptees, gives them some advices and explains them some mecanism. The book is devided in three sections: 1.Who am I? 2.My family 3.Where do I come from? Theses sections are organised around various themes. Among the topics discussed in the first section are the wound of abandonment, racism, other's glance. Relations with parents, sibling, enlarged family are among the themes discussed in the second section. The third one talk about origins and its comprehension, the search of origins, the fear to be disappointed...

Document qualification
Degree of interest Sensitive
Work area Psychology
Potential users All
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