Publication details [#53220]

Elbers, Ed, Martine Noordegraaf and Carolus van Nijnatten. 2010. Assessing and displaying suitability for adoptive parenthood: a conversation analysis of relationship questions and answers. Text & Talk 30 (3) : 289–309.
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De Gruyter


This study explores how fitness for adoptive parenthood is evaluated and evidenced in question-answer sequences between social workers and prospective adoptive parents.