The Child Catchers

The Child Catchers

Rescue, Trafficking, and The New Gospel of Adoption

eBook - 2013
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When Jessie Hawkins' adopted daughter told her she had another mom back in Ethiopia, Jessie didn't, at first, know what to think. She'd wanted her adoption to be great story about a child who needed a home and got one, and a family led by God to adopt. Instead, she felt like she'd done something wrong.Adoption has long been enmeshed in the politics of reproductive rights, pitched as a "win-win" compromise in the never-ending abortion debate. But as Kathryn Joyce makes clear in The Child Catchers, adoption has lately become even more entangled in the conservative Christian a.
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2013
Edition: First Edition
ISBN: 9781586489434
Branch Call Number: eBOOK
HV875.26 .J6 2013eb
Characteristics: 1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc
Language Note: Text in English


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