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ERIC Number: EJ582489
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0094-002x
The Indian Child Welfare Act in the Face of Extinction.
Philips, Sloan
American Indian Law Review, v21 n2 p351-64 1997
Discusses the history, purposes, and provisions of the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA); recent high-profile transracial adoption cases; the debate over whether ICWA purposes have been realized; the proposed Adoption Promotion and Stability Act, which would severely limit application of ICWA to adoption cases; and proposed compromise amendments to ICWA to address Congressional and Indian concerns. Contains references. (SV)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Indian Child Welfare Act 1978