Adoption, Race, and Where’s the Hairbrush?

Adoption, Race, and Where’s the Hairbrush?

Pact, an Adoption Alliance, is a California organization that facilitates the adoptions of children of colour. “Hair is the canary in the coal mine,” says Dr. John Raible, a regular speaker at Pact Camp who is a professor of diversity and curriculum studies at the University of Nebraska, and himself an African American adoptee with white parents.

Author: Lisa Lerner, PACT Adopt Source: Website: http://www.pactadopt.org/app/servlet/documentapp.DisplayDocument?DocID=51 Journal: Journal Details: Origin Country: United States Publish Date: 2008 Publication City: Emeryville, CA Languages: .Type: , , , .Topics: , .Targets: , . Last Modified: 2015-01-30