Intercountry Adoption. (Chapter 6 in Adoption in the United States: A Reference for Families, Professionals and Students.)
Henry, Martha J. Pollack, Daniel.
University of Massachusetts. Center for Adoption Research.
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The Hague Convention on Intercountry Adoption is explained, along with the process of international adoption. The application process, U.S. immigration requirements, basic approaches to intercountry adoption, the matching process, processing the adoption, adjusting to a new life, and readoption for intercountry adoption are discussed.
intercountry adoption; hague Convention; adoption process; adoption laws; United States