Corpus ID: 1784121

Adoption, adoption seeking, and relinquishment for adoption in the United States.

  title={Adoption, adoption seeking, and relinquishment for adoption in the United States.},
  author={A. Chandra and J. Abma and P. Maza and C. Bachrach},
  journal={Advance data},
  • A. Chandra, J. Abma, +1 author C. Bachrach
  • Published 1999
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Advance data
  • OBJECTIVES This report presents national data on adoption and adoption-related behaviors among ever-married women 18-44 years of age in the United States, according to selected characteristics of the women. Trends are shown in the prevalence of adoption and relinquishment of children for adoption. For 1995, the report shows demand for adoption and women's preferences for characteristics of the child. METHODS Data are based on nationally representative samples of women 15-44 years of age from… CONTINUE READING
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