Being Adopted: The Lifelong Search for Self

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Doubleday, 1992 - Family & Relationships - 213 pages
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As recently as a generation ago, being adopted seemed no different from being raised by one's birth family. In recent years, however, studies have shown that being adopted can color many aspects of the adoptee's life. This ground-breaking book uses the voices of adoptees to trace the experience over a lifetime.

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An interesting book based on clinical research and studies of adopted people of all ages, and the developmental challenges they face. I liked that the exploration of development over a lifetime was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ryan Murdock - Goodreads

An interesting book based on clinical research and studies of adopted people of all ages, and the developmental challenges they face. I liked that the exploration of development over a lifetime was ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
1
The Context of Adoption
7
InfancyThe First Year oj Life
26
Copyright

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