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ERIC Number: EJ632135
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Gay and Lesbian Adoptive and Foster Care Placements: Can They Meet the Needs of Waiting Children?
Brooks, Devon; Goldberg, Sheryl
Social Work, v46 n2 p147-57 Apr 2001
Explored a potentially viable, although controversial and little-researched, option for increasing the pool of prospective parents for children in need of adoptive homes: adoptions by gay men and lesbians. Analysis of data suggests gays and lesbians experience considerable obstacles in their efforts to become parents. Implications for practice and policy are offered. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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