Intercountry Adoptees Tell Their Stories reflects the thoughts and experiences of adult transracial adoptees. The authors conducted in-depth interviews in order to understand and examine the adoptees. The men and women interviewed in this study offer the readers a detailed and personal glimpse into their worlds. They represent a range of positive and negative adoption stories and describe the complexities of ethnic identity formation.
Heather Ahn-Redding is Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at High Point University, North Carolina. Rita J. Simon is Professor of Justice, Law and Society at American University.
Chapter 1 Introduction Part 2 Intercountry Adoption Part 3 Introduction to Interviews Part 4 Interviews Chapter 5 Korean Chapter 6 Vietnamese Chapter 7 Hispanic-Latino Chapter 8 USA: African American Chapter 9 USA: Caucasian Part 10 Summary and Concluding Remarks