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In Their Siblings' Voices White Non-Adopted Siblings Talk about Their Experiences Being Raised with Black and Biracial Brothers and Sisters

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ISBN-10: 0231148518

ISBN-13: 9780231148511

Edition: 2009

Authors: Rita Simon, Rhonda Roorda, Rhonda M. Gendzier

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In Their Siblings' Voicesshares the stories of twenty white non-adopted siblings who grew up with black or biracial brothers and sisters in the late 1960s and 1970s. Belonging to the same families profiled in Rita J. Simon and Rhonda M. Roorda's In Their Own Voices: Transracial Adoptees Tell Their Storiesand In Their Parents' Voices: Reflections on Raising Transracial Adoptees, these siblings offer their perspectives on the multiracial adoption experience, which, for them, played out against the backdrop of two tumultuous, politically charged decades.Simon and Roorda enhance their interviews with data and literature on transracial adoption during this period. They explore whether social…    
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Book details

Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 5/20/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 248
Size: 5.98" wide x 9.02" long x 0.61" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

Rita J. Simon is a University Professor in the School of Public Affairs and the Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, DC. She has published thirty-seven books and edited nineteen and is currently the editor of Gender Issues.Rhonda M. Roorda works at an educational advocacy organization in Lansing, Michigan, and writes for Fostering Families TODAYand Adoption TODAYmagazines.

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