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Adoption and surrogate pregnancy

Author: Faith Merino
Publisher: New York : Facts On File, ©2010.
Series: Global issues (Facts on File, Inc.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Adoption and surrogate pregnancy are the two most realistic options currently available for millions of couples unable to have biological children. This text covers the ways in which adoption and surrogate pregnancy overlap and influence each other, the nuances that further complicate matters, and the controversies surrounding both issues.
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Faith Merino
ISBN: 9780816080878 0816080879
OCLC Number: 401144501
Description: x, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: At issue. Introduction ; Focus on the United States ; Global perspectives --
Primary sources. United States documents ; International documents --
Research tools. How to research adoption and surrogacy ; Facts and figures ; Key players A to Z ; Organizations and agencies ; Annotated bibliography.
Series Title: Global issues (Facts on File, Inc.)
Responsibility: Faith Merino ; foreword by Pamela Anne Quiroz.

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Adoption and surrogate pregnancy are the two most realistic options currently available for millions of couples unable to have biological children. This text covers the ways in which adoption and surrogate pregnancy overlap and influence each other, the nuances that further complicate matters, and the controversies surrounding both issues.

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