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Raising a Child Like Me: A Walk Through Interracial Adoption Shaunna L. Jackson

Raising a Child Like Me: A Walk Through Interracial Adoption

Shaunna L. Jackson

Published October 1st 2011
ISBN : 9781456091125
Paperback
156 pages
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 About the Book 

Raising a Child Like Me examines the concept of interracial adoption and reviews opinions for and against creating diverse families. The author highlights her own adoption story- her struggles with school, relationships and self-esteem, and also someMoreRaising a Child Like Me examines the concept of interracial adoption and reviews opinions for and against creating diverse families. The author highlights her own adoption story- her struggles with school, relationships and self-esteem, and also some of the life lessons that came from her experiences. The book answers many questions related to the authors experience as an interracial adoptee and insists that in raising a child of another race love is necessary but education and common sense are imperative. The author maintains that with open minds racially diverse homes will create positive identities and develop racial awareness. The book may challenge how people think about creating families through adoption but the reader will find sensible advice on creating healthy and lasting bonds with adopted children.