Inside Transracial Adoption is the authoritative guide to navigating the challenges and issues that parents face when they a adopt a child of a different race or from a different culture. Drawing on research, the authors' decades of experience as adoption professionals, and their personal experience of adopting transracially, the book features real-life examples and strategies for success, and explores in depth the realities of raising a child transracially, whether in a multicultural or predominantly white community. Readers will learn how to help children build a strong sense of identity, so that they will feel at home both in their new family and in their racial group or culture of origin. This fully updated second edition also incorporates the latest research on positive racial identity and multicultural families, and reflects recent developments and trends in adoption.
*** When you order through Pact you will receive a signed copy of the book, with a personal note from Beth Hall, Pactís Director and author ***.