The Many Faces of Adoption About 1.6 million American families have adopted children. In more and more cases, they are open adoptions. Four families share their stories with us, from a family's decision to adopt to an adult adoptee's reflection on how his life was changed.

Adoption from the Birth Mother's Perspective

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Finding an Adoptive Family on the Eve of Adulthood

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Open Adoptions Redefining the Extended Family

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Adoption Presents Couples with Myriad Choices

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