Force, fraud, and coercion : Bridging from knowledge of intercountry adoption to global surrogacy

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Smith Rotabi, K. (2014)
  • Subject: intercountry adoption, global surrogacy, force, fraud, coercion, exploitation

This report discusses concerns raised by participants of Thematic Area 4 (Force, Fraud and Coercion) of the International Forum on Intercountry Adoption and Global Surrogacy held in August 2014. There has been a significant body of research on intercountry adoption prac... View more
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