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Other Publications and Research Links Related to Infant Adoption

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  • Caughman, S., & Motley, I. (2009). You can adopt: An AdoptiveFamilies Guide. United States: Ballantine Books.
  • Decker, S. & Omori, M. (2009). Age at adoption: Long-term measures of success in adulthood. Adoption Quarterly, 12(1), 37-52.
  • Ge, X., Natsuaki, M.N., Martin, D., Level, L., Neiderhiser, J., Shaw, D.S., Villareal, G., Scaramella, L., Reid, J., & Reiss, D. (2008). Bridging the divide: Openness in adoption and post-adoption psychosocial adjustment among birth and adoptive parents. Journal of Family Psychology. Abstract available at: http://www.adoptionhelp.org/open_adoption/research.html#BTD
  • Juffer, F. & van Ijzendoorn, M. (2007). Adoptees do not lack self-esteem: A meta-analysis of studies on self-esteem of transracial, international, and domestic adoptees. Psychological Bulletin, 133, 1067-1083. Abstract available at: http://www.adoptionhelp.org/open_adoption/research.html#ADNLSE
  • Vandivere, S., Malm, K., & Radel, L. (2009). Adoption USA: A Chartbook based on the 2007 National Survey of Adoptive Parents. Washington, D.C.: The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation.

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