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Alternatives Routes to Permanency: is adoption always the best option
The Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute and Ethica, Inc., Adoption Ethics and Accountability Conference (2007)
  • Mirah Riben
Abstract

A presentation that asks if current adoption practices are optimally in the best interests of children and families they serve and offers family preserving options such as permanent legal guardianship or simple adoption in which the child rceeives the care he or she needs but doe snot involuntarily give up all ties to his or her family, genetics, and heredity.

Keywords
  • adoption,
  • ethics,
  • Mirah Riben
Publication Date
October 15, 2007
Citation Information
Mirah Riben. "Alternatives Routes to Permanency: is adoption always the best option" The Evan B. Donaldson Adoption Institute and Ethica, Inc., Adoption Ethics and Accountability Conference (2007)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mirah_riben/20/