ERIC Number: EJ294551
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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Adoption as a Means of Family Formation: Data from the National Survey of Family Growth.
Bachrach, Christine A.
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v45 n4 p859-65 Nov 1983
Presents data on adoption and characteristics of women who adopt based on a national sample of 8,611 women in 1976. Results showed over half the women who were married, over age 30, had never borne a child, and were sterile for noncontraceptive reasons had adopted. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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