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Adoption

A Brief Social and Cultural History

Authors: Conn, P.

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Combining advocacy and memoir with social and cultural history, this book offers a comparative, cross-cultural survey of the whole history of adoption that is grounded in the author's personal experience.

About the authors

Peter Conn is Vartan Gregorian Professor of English, Professor of Education at the University of Pennsylvania

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"Conn's book is an important contribution to the literature on adoption. The historical material is extremely valuable, and is covered in great detail. Furthermore, the fluency of Conn's prose make this volume a pleasure to read." Sally Haslanger, Professor, Department of Linguistics and Philosophy, MIT, USA


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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Adoption
Book Subtitle
A Brief Social and Cultural History
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-33391-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137333919
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-33220-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-46162-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VI, 161
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