Intercountry Adoptees Tell Their Stories

Intercountry Adoptees Tell Their Stories

by Heather Ahn-Redding, Rita J. Simon


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780739118566
Publisher: Lexington Books
Publication date: 03/05/2007
Pages: 350
Product dimensions: 6.09(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.93(d)

About the Author

Heather Ahn-Redding is Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at High Point University, North Carolina. Rita J. Simon is Professor of Justice, Law and Society at American University.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction Part 2 Intercountry Adoption Part 3 Introduction to Interviews Part 4 Interviews Chapter 5 Korean Chapter 6 Vietnamese Chapter 7 Hispanic-Latino Chapter 8 USA: African American Chapter 9 USA: Caucasian Part 10 Summary and Concluding Remarks

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is a work of fiction. I am the biological mother of Adam. Adam was never removed from my care. Adam was asked to leave my house when he was 18 or 19 because of his drug and alcohol abuse. This was after 3 hospitalizations and an untold number of tears. When Adam moved in with a family in Detroit he was 18 or 19 years old not 8 or 9 as he stated. Adam was born in a very small town in Michigan not Detroit. At 8 or 9 years old we lived in California and Adam was a Cub Scout and involved with youth soccer. I was a Den Mother and District Commissioner for Boy Scouts. I also was very involved with PTA serving as Vice-President for 2 years. The Adam chapter is all lies and I am very angry and hurt that facts weren't checked out.