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ERIC Number: EJ593736
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-1092-6755
The Reparative Motive in Surrogate Mothers.
Kanefield, Linda
Adoption Quarterly, v2 n4 p5-19 1999
Explores the motivations of surrogate mothers, focusing on underlying reparative motive--to compensate for or repair an earlier loss or sense of damage. Provides an overview of the typical surrogate's characteristics and personality, discusses the theoretical underpinnings of the reparative motive, and considers the tension between reparation and loss in the surrogate. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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