The Resource The face in the mirror: : teenagers and adoption, Marrion [sic] Crook, (ebook)

The face in the mirror: : teenagers and adoption, Marrion [sic] Crook, (ebook)

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The face in the mirror: : teenagers and adoption
Title
The face in the mirror:
Title remainder
teenagers and adoption
Statement of responsibility
Marrion [sic] Crook
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Language
eng
Summary
Being a teenager in today's complex world is a difficult enough task, but adopted teens have a unique struggle: to discover their identity and a sense of belonging and place in the world, which often means coming to terms with their past. The Face in the Mirror, based on numerous interviews with adopted teens, adoptive parents, and birth parents, brings attention to the growing and often controversial phenomenon of teenagers wanting to know where they came from. The book, written for both teenagers and adults, is a frank discussion of the issues surrounding adoption, and in particular what adoptees, adoptive parents, and birth parents should know when adopted teens want to discover their past. The book also addresses the impact of cross-cultural or cross-racial adoption, as well as the legal parameters of adoption in the US and Canada, including the complex emotions involved. As written by Marion Crook, an adoptive parent herself and the author of previous books about teens, The Face in the Mirror articulates the complexity of adoption issues with candor and compassion
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1941-
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Crook, Marion
Dewey number
362.73/4
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Adoption
  • Adoptees
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adult
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The face in the mirror: : teenagers and adoption, Marrion [sic] Crook, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781551523231
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11855789
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remote
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11855789
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MWT11855789
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The face in the mirror: : teenagers and adoption, Marrion [sic] Crook, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781551523231
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11855789
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11855789
System control number
MWT11855789
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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