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  • Hardcover: 264 pages
  • Publisher: University of Michigan Press (December 10, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0472109995
  • ISBN-13: 978-0472109999
  • Product Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.2 x 1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #4,014,979 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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E. Wayne Carp was born in Queens, New York (1946- ) and earned his PhD from the University of California, Berkeley in U.S. history in 1981. He holds the Benson Family Chair in History and is Professor of History at Pacific Lutheran University, where he has taught since 1986. He is the recipient of numerous honors, including several NEH fellowships and a Fulbright Distinguished Lectureship to Seoul, South Korea, where he taught at Yonsei University in 2008. His latest book, Jean Paton and the Struggle to Reform American Adoption, has recently been published by the University of Michigan Press and is available on

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By charlotte staten on February 19, 2014
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Typical work of E. Wayne Carp. follows his established method of educating about adoption keep reading . It is a good history book
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