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Title Handbook of adoption : implications for researchers, practitioners, and families / [edited by] Rafael A. Javier ... [et al.] ; preface by David Brodzinsky.

Imprint Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  362.734 H191 2007    ---  Available
Description xvi, 563 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 538-542) and index.
Contents Breaking the seal : taking adoption issues to the academic and professional communities / Rafael A. Javier ... [et al.] -- Toward a sociology of adoption : historical deconstruction / Dawn Esposito and Frank A. Biafora -- Adoption data and statistical trends / Frank A. Biafora and Dawn Esposito -- Legal history of adoption and ongoing legal challenges / Madelyn Freundlich -- Developmental challenges for adoptees across the life cycle / Michael F. McGinn -- Adoptive identity : how contexts within and beyond the family shape developmental pathways / Harold D. Grotevant ... [et al.] -- Cultural-racial identity model : a theoretical framework for studying transracial adoptees / Amanda L. Baden and Robbie J. Steward -- Putting culture into context : the impact of attitudes toward the adoption of Chinese adoptees / Amanda L. Baden -- Moving beyond the controversy of the transracial adoption of black and biracial children / Rhonda M. Roorda -- International adoption of Latin American children : psychological adjustment, cultural, and legal issues / Alina Camacho-Gingerich ... [et al.] -- From the ashes of war : lessons from the 50 years of Korean international adoption / Hollee A. McGinnis -- Open adoptions : longitudinal outcomes for the adoption triad / Ruth G. McRoy ... [et al.] -- Single-parent adoptions and clinical implications / Behnaz Pakizegi -- Special needs of special-needs adoptees and their families / Elizabeth J. Keagy and Barbara A. Rall -- Double stigma : the impact of adoption issues on lesbian and gay adoptive parents / Carol Anderson Boyer -- Importance of kinship relationships for children in foster care / Kathleen M. Doyle -- School issues and adoption : academic considerations and adaptation / Francine Fishman and Elliotte Sue Harrington -- Variations in clinical issues for children adopted as infants and those adopted as older children / Joyce Maguire Pavao -- Counseling adoption triad members : making a case for adoption training for counselors and clinical psychologists / Theresa Kennedy Porch -- Psychologists' self-reported adoption knowledge and the need for more adoption education / Daniel A. Sass and Douglas B. Henderson -- Research contributions : strengthening services for members of the adoption triad / Madelyn Freundlich.
Birth mothers and subsequent children : the role of personality traits and attachment history / Mary Jo Carr -- Identity, psychological adjustment, culture, and race : issues for transracial adoptees and the cultural-racial identity model / Amanda L. Baden -- Adoptees' and birth parents' therapeutic experiences related to adoption / Douglas B. Henderson, Daniel A. Sass and Jeanna Carlson (nee Webster) -- Why has the mental health community been silent on adoption issues? / Douglas B. Henderson -- Inner life of the adopted child : adoption, trauma, loss, fantasy, search, and reunion / Betty Jean Lifton -- Birth parents in adoption : using research to inform practice / Amanda L. Baden and Mary O'Leary Wiley -- Relinquishment as a critical variable in the treatment of the adoptees / Ronald J. Nydam -- Psychoanalytic understanding and treatment of the adoptee / Christopher Deeg -- Psychic homelessness related to reactive attachment disorder : Dutch adult foreign adoptees struggling with their identity / Rene Hoksbergen and Jan ter Laak -- "I don't know you" : transference and countertransference paradigms with adoptees / Janet Rivkin Zuckerman and Betty Buchsbaum -- Reflections / Penny Callan Partridge, Christian Langworthy and Sarah Saffian -- Future of adoption : a call to action / Frank A. Biafora ... [et al.].
Subject Adoption.
Adoption -- Research.
Added Author Javier, Rafael Art.
ISBN 141292751X (pbk.)
1412927501 (cloth)
9781412927505 (cloth)
9781412927512 (pbk.)
Standard No. YDXCP 2451649
YDXCP 2451648
NZ1 10957166
AU@ 000040640676

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