Deterrents to the adoption of children in foster care

by Child Welfare League of America. in New York

Written in English
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  • Adoption -- United States.,
  • Foster home care -- United States.

Edition Notes

Statementby Bernice Boehm, director of adoption pilot project, Child Welfare League of America.
SeriesIts A-19
ContributionsBoehm, Bernice.
LC ClassificationsHV875 .C46
The Physical Object
Pagination30, ix p.
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6263677M
LC Control Number58059522

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