Outsiders within : writing on transracial adoption /

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Imprint:Cambridge, Mass. : South End Press, 2006.
Description:xviii, 317 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Interracial adoption.
Interracial adoption.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/6126439
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Other authors / contributors:Trenka, Jane Jeong, 1972-
Oparah, Julia Chinyere
Shin, Sun Yung.
ISBN:0896087646 (alk. paper)
9780896087644
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary:"Explores transracial adoption from adopted adults' perspectives using memoir, reflective/analytical essays, poetry, artwork, film critique, psychology, sociology, critical race, reproductive justice, more. Discusses reasons children become available for international adoption (war, poverty, structural inequities), ramifications of the colorblind ideal for adoptees (dealing with racism, cultural alienation, emotional isolation)"--Provided by publisher.