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The Resource A Child for Keeps : The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45, Jenny Keating, (electronic book ;)

A Child for Keeps : The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45, Jenny Keating, (electronic book ;)

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A Child for Keeps : The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45
Title
A Child for Keeps
Title remainder
The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45
Statement of responsibility
Jenny Keating
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The history of adoption from 1918-1945, detailing the rise of adoption, the growth of adoption societies and considering the increasing emphasis on secrecy in adoption. Analyses adoption law from legalization in 1926, to regulation and reform in the 1930s, with regulations finally being enforced in 1943 amid concern about casual wartime adoptions
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UK-WkNB
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1951-
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Keating, Jenny
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Adoption
  • Adoption
Label
A Child for Keeps : The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45, Jenny Keating, (electronic book ;)
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Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2008
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Illustrations -- Introduction -- Setting the Scene: The Historical and Legal Background -- Developments in the Voluntary Sector -- Pressure for Government Action -- Legislation Takes Shape -- The First Years of Legally Sanctioned Adoption -- Government Action on the Adoption Societies -- The Second World War and its Aftermath -- Chapter Eight Final Conclusions -- Biographical Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
288 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230582842
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unknown
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ill.
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unknown
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unknown
Specific material designation
remote
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Requires Adobe Reader
Label
A Child for Keeps : The History of Adoption in England, 1918-45, Jenny Keating, (electronic book ;)
Publication
Note
Originally published in: 2008
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Illustrations -- Introduction -- Setting the Scene: The Historical and Legal Background -- Developments in the Voluntary Sector -- Pressure for Government Action -- Legislation Takes Shape -- The First Years of Legally Sanctioned Adoption -- Government Action on the Adoption Societies -- The Second World War and its Aftermath -- Chapter Eight Final Conclusions -- Biographical Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Extent
288 p.
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780230582842
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Requires Adobe Reader

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