A Child for Keeps: The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45

A Child for Keeps: The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45

by J. Keating

Hardcover(2009)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780230517882
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 01/06/2009
Edition description: 2009
Pages: 276
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrations Introduction Setting the Scene: The Historical and Legal Background Developments in the Voluntary Sector Pressure for Government Action Legislation Takes Shape The First Years of Legally Sanctioned Adoption Government Action on the Adoption Societies The Second World War and its Aftermath Chapter Eight Final Conclusions Biographical Notes Bibliography Index

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