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Oakwater, Helen - Bubble Wrapped Children, ebook

Bubble Wrapped Children

Oakwater, Helen


Numerous reasons cause adopted teenagers to reconnect with their birth family via Facebook, creating new challenges for adoption today and tomorrow. Incorporating theory, practice, anecdotes, metaphors, diagrams, models and case studies, this accessible book, written by an experienced adopter,

Lierow, Diane - Dani's Story: A Journey from Neglect to Love, ebook

Dani's Story: A Journey from Neglect to Love

Lierow, Diane


Petersburg Times The Lierows describe their struggle to adopt Dani, how they bonded with her and made a home for her, how they satisfied her craving for contact and stimuli, how Dani began to overcome her severe learning disabilities, how she learned she no longer had to steal food, and how their son

Feast, Julia - The Adoption Reunion Handbook, ebook

The Adoption Reunion Handbook

Feast, Julia


Chapters include reunion with birth fathers and birth siblings, as well as with birth mothers, the relationship with the adoptive family and dealing with reunions that break down.

Barr, Tracy - Adoption For Dummies, ebook

Adoption For Dummies

Barr, Tracy



Confronting the issues adoptive families face – issues from sharing the adoption story with your child, to answering your child's questions about his birthparents, to handling rude family

Lustgarten, Joseph - Targeted Cancer Immune Therapy, ebook

Targeted Cancer Immune Therapy

Lustgarten, Joseph


Role of IL12 Family in Regulation of Antitumor Immune Response
Denada Dibra, Shulin Li
2. IL-18 in Regulation of Antitumor Immune Response and Clinical Application
Chintana Chirathaworn, Yong Poovorawan
3. Interleukin-21 and Cancer Therapy

Schwartz, Seth J. - Handbook of Identity Theory and Research, ebook

Handbook of Identity Theory and Research

Schwartz, Seth J.


Table of contents
1. Introduction: Toward an Integrative View of Identity
Vivian L. Vignoles, Seth J. Schwartz, Koen Luyckx
2. The Identity Statuses: Origins, Meanings, and Interpretations
Jane Kroger, James E. Marcia
3. A Social-Cognitive Perspective on Identity Construction
Michael D. Berzonsky