Looks at the special challenges of parenting youngsters adopted from a foreign country, addressing such issues as how to help children deal with the adoption, bond with new parents, and develop a positive self image.From Your First Hours Together Through the Teen Years Patty Cogen ... Ethnicity, . and. Identity. aquot;Mom, ami black?aquot; seven-year-old Soon An asked her mother. aquot; When I grow up will I look more like you?aquot; Mu Ling, nine years ... Remember, too, that different families and different individuals are free to choose which of these categories a if any a they wish to emphasize as they identify themselves. A personanbsp;...
|Title||:||Parenting Your Internationally Adopted Child|
|Publisher||:||Harvard Common Press - 2008|