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Our son, a stranger

adoption breakdown and its effects on parents

by Marie Adams

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by McGill-Queen"s University Press in Montreal .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Interracial adoption -- Canada -- Case studies,
    • Adoptive parents -- Canada -- Psychology,
    • Indian children -- Canada,
    • Adoption interraciale -- Canada -- Cas, Études de,
    • Parents adoptifs -- Canada -- Psychologie,
    • Enfants autochtones -- Canada

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-206) and index.

      StatementMarie Adams.
      GenreCase studies., Cas, Études de.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV875.7.C2 A32 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxvii, 211 p., [6] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3701151M
      ISBN 100773524002
      LC Control Number2003267255
      OCLC/WorldCa48163568

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