The Politics of Adoption International Perspectives on Law, Policy & Practice /

Adoption has always had a political dimension. Its potential use to achieve political ends has been evident throughout history and in many different cultures. In Roman 1 times an emperor would adopt a successful general to continue his rule. In Ireland under the Brehon Laws the reciprocal placements...

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Main Author: O’Halloran, Kerry.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands, 2006.
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Online Access: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-4154-3
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