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6 edition of Being adopted found in the catalog.

Being adopted

the lifelong search for self

by David Brodzinsky

  • 169 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adoptees -- Psychology.,
  • Adopted children -- Psychology.,
  • Life cycle, Human.,
  • Maturation (Psychology),
  • Socialization.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-205) and index.

    StatementDavid M. Brodzinsky, Marshall D. Schechter, Robin Marantz Henig.
    ContributionsSchechter, Marshall D., Henig, Robin Marantz.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV875 .B74 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 213 p. ;
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1551090M
    ISBN 100385414021
    LC Control Number91030849
    OCLC/WorldCa24319463

    What do adopted children and young people really feel about being adopted? How do they feel about being parted from birth parents and siblings and, for some, their country of birth? This unique and intensely moving collection of poetry, prose and artwork allows 80 contributors to . As most readers probably know, Steve Jobs, the founder and prime mover of Apple Computer was adopted as an infant. The publication this week of .

    Being adopted means your early life was different, but does not mean you should be referred to as an adopted child or adult all of your life. However, adopted children are ambassadors of adoption, whether they like it or not. From an early age, they are asked questions and hear comments from peers and adults. Children need to learn what to do. 5 Young Adult Novels with Adoption Storylines This summer, steer your tweens and teens in the direction of some compelling books about adoption and adoption issues. Jennifer Galan J You know the old song: “Summertime, and the livin’ is easy.” That song isn’t meant for moms with kids who have been out of school for 48 hours Author: Jennifer Galan.

    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. 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/5(2).


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Being Adopted: The Lifelong Search for Self. Like Passages, this groundbreaking book uses the poignant, powerful voices of adoptees and adoptive parents to explore the experience of adoption and its lifelong effects.

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Using Erik Erikson's stages of life as a framework, Brodzinsky (Psychology/Rutgers) and Schechter (Psychiatry/Univ. of Pennsylvania), here writing with Henig (Your Premature Baby,etc.), call upon years of experience as. But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name, Galatians But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law, so that He might redeem those who were under the Law, that we might receive the adoption as sons.

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