ERIC Number: EJ521987
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Toward Understanding Family Readjustment Following Older Child Adoptions: The Interplay between Theory Generation and Empirical Research.
Pinderhughes, Ellen E.
Children and Youth Services Review, v18 n1-2 p115-38 1996
Describes the developmental process of a research program that integrates theory generation and empirical inquiry in an attempt to understand the process of readjustment that families adopting older children undergo. Presents preliminary findings from a short-term longitudinal study in the form of a case study of family readjustment. Discusses issues and implications for future theorizing and research. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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