Situating my study within today's prevailing climate of global consumption, I argue that the movie Juno--featuring an unconventional portrayal of the adoption triad
and a cynical detachment from public values--not only trivializes and depoliticizes the practice of adoption but also serves as an ideological supplement to today's global capitalism.
Chat rooms facilitate online information exchange for members of the adoption triad
who are looking for advice and support in understanding and dealing with their circumstances and issues.
said, "We reach out and support all members of the adoption triad
(adoptive families, birthparents and adopted children).
It is open to all members of the adoption triad
and their partners.
The core group of five people consider themselves an advocacy group for people in the adoption triad
Birthparents are the least studied, understood and served members of the adoption triad
The Adoption Option Fair, hosted by the Agape International Center of Truth's Youth and Family Ministry Adoption Triad
, will provide a free continental breakfast, a panel discussion of adoptive parents and adoptees, focus groups for prospective adoptive parents, games and a $5 catered lunch, from 9 a.