Transracial Adoption

The adoption, usually of black, biracial or Asian children, usually by white adoptive parents or families
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Focusing on adoption workers and the markets in which they operate, the author explores transracial adoption to illustrate the social construction of racial boundaries and the meaning of family, as well as what privatized adoption teaches about kinship and race.
Elena Richardson says of the transracial adoption controversy: "Honestly, I think it's a tremendous thing for Mirabelle.
Living at the margins of difference': Transnational and transracial adoption and the re-formulation of the American family and of its members' assumptions.
People don't know you have to be tough to get through that transracial adoption experience.
Complementing this study, Elisha Marr asks us to "consider how the act of transracial adoption perpetuates the structural race and class inequality responsible for creating the environment in which transracial placements are necessary.
Interracial and multi-ethnic families formed through intermarriage and transracial adoption are on the rise in the context of globalization, transforming our familiar assumptions about what a family should be.
With a similar goal in mind, "The Adoption of Frances T" complicates our understanding of Canadian settler-colonial history by looking at a compelling case of transracial adoption, where, in the 1930s, a young mixed-ethnicity girl was adopted by First Nations parents.
In this section, I also discuss the similarity between the author's recommendation of interracial marriage in this context and his support in prior scholarship of transracial adoption to address the issue of the disproportionate number of African-American children in the foster care system.
On her part, Marina Fedosia addresses the issue of transracial adoption in her comparison of two life narratives written by adult African Americans who were adopted by Caucasian parents: Jaiya John and Catherine McKinley.
Intercountry, transracial adoption and ethnic identity: A Korean example.
Transracial adoption from China is uniquely situated in the contemporary phenomenon of international adoption: Chinese adoptees constitute the largest percentage of children adopted from the other countries in the U.