Catalogue by titles / Parole d'adopté: héros d'une histoire fausse qu'il connaît et d'une histoire vraie qu'il ignore

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ISS/IRC Code COM-ADOPT FRE-008
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Title Parole d'adopté: héros d'une histoire fausse qu'il connaît et d'une histoire vraie qu'il ignore
Author DELFIEU Fabrice
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Date published/issue 00-00-1988
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Robert Laffont
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Page 316
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ISBN 2-221-05188-2
Type of material Book
Language of document French

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Document description Commentaries
Testimony
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Index Secrecy-origin
Origins-info
Identity-origin
Adoption
Free text Issues of prejudice and discrimination, identity construction, search for origins are discussed by the authors of this book, one of whom is an adoptee. With contributions from other adoptees, thanks to interviews, testimonies and replies to questionnaires, the authors have tried to reconstruct the realities of life as seen through the eyes of adopted people, while including the theories from specialists and psychologists. Section on intercountry adoption pointing out the special problems found by those who have to be integrated into a different culture and ethnic background.

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