Adoption as an Option

Jennifer Barton, PhD: Adoption as an Option

The decision to adopt a child after graduate school.

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Words of Wisdom: Dr. Barton
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Observations on Women's Safety (Part 2)
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Oblivion is Bliss
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An alternative way to approach being the only woman in a given situation.

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Trade Offs and Choices
The tradeoffs and choices of graduate life.

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Making the Decision Later in Life
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