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The Resource Adoption in America : historical perspectives, edited by E. Wayne Carp

Adoption in America : historical perspectives, edited by E. Wayne Carp

Label
Adoption in America : historical perspectives
Title
Adoption in America
Title remainder
historical perspectives
Statement of responsibility
edited by E. Wayne Carp
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.73/4/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV875.55
LC item number
.A3642 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
Adoption in America : historical perspectives, edited by E. Wayne Carp
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a historical overview of American adoption / E. Wayne Carp -- A good home : indenture and adoption in nineteenth-century orphanages / Susan L. Porter -- Buildind a nation, building a family : adoption in nineteenth-century American children's literature / Carol J. Singley -- What's love got to do with it? : "adoption" in Victorian and Edwardian England / George K. Behlmer -- A historical comparison of Catholic and Jewish adoption practices in Chicago, 1833-1933 / Paula F. Pfeffer -- Rescue a child and save the nation : the social construction of adoption in the Delineator, 1907-1911 / Julie Berebitsky -- A nation's need for adoption and competing realities : the Washington Children's Home Society, 1895-1915 / Patricia S. Hart -- Adoption agencies and the search for the ideal family, 1918-1965 / Brian Paul Gill -- When in doubt, count : World War II as a watershed in the history of adoption / E. Wayne Carp and Anna Leon-Guerrero -- Adoption stories : autobiographical narrative and the politics of identity / Barbara Melosh
Control code
ocm50079935
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780472109999
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50079935
  • (TMQ) o50079935
Label
Adoption in America : historical perspectives, edited by E. Wayne Carp
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : a historical overview of American adoption / E. Wayne Carp -- A good home : indenture and adoption in nineteenth-century orphanages / Susan L. Porter -- Buildind a nation, building a family : adoption in nineteenth-century American children's literature / Carol J. Singley -- What's love got to do with it? : "adoption" in Victorian and Edwardian England / George K. Behlmer -- A historical comparison of Catholic and Jewish adoption practices in Chicago, 1833-1933 / Paula F. Pfeffer -- Rescue a child and save the nation : the social construction of adoption in the Delineator, 1907-1911 / Julie Berebitsky -- A nation's need for adoption and competing realities : the Washington Children's Home Society, 1895-1915 / Patricia S. Hart -- Adoption agencies and the search for the ideal family, 1918-1965 / Brian Paul Gill -- When in doubt, count : World War II as a watershed in the history of adoption / E. Wayne Carp and Anna Leon-Guerrero -- Adoption stories : autobiographical narrative and the politics of identity / Barbara Melosh
Control code
ocm50079935
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
257 pages
Isbn
9780472109999
Isbn Type
(Cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002009737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50079935
  • (TMQ) o50079935

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