National Library of Australia

Vol 4, No 1 (2012)

Apology Season

Table of Contents


Apology Season PDF

10th Australian Adoption Conference, Melbourne

Conference Program, 22 - 23 October 2012 Abstract PDF PDF
Department of Human Services, Victoria
IDENTIFY - Adoptees Play for Change Abstract Untitled

National Apology Reference Group

National Apology PDF

Original Peer Reviewed Papers

Jumping through hoops to become a parent: consumer experiences of adoption Abstract PDF
Giuliana Fuscaldo, Sarah Russell

South Australia Apology

Apology in South Australia for past adoption policies and practices / One small (apologetic) step for woman, one giant leap for womankind Abstract PDF
Evelyn Robinson, Stephen Ferguson
Past Adoption Practices, House of Assembly, 18 July 2012 Abstract PDF
SA Parliament

ACT Apology

Personal commentary on the ACT Apology Abstract PDF
Jane Allen
Accepting an Apology - Reflections on my ACT Adoption Apology Experience Abstract PDF
Thomas Graham
What About Me? My Thoughts on the ACT Adoption Apology Abstract PDF
Marg Green
Reflections on the Apology from the ACT Legislative Assembly to those Affected by Forced Adoptions Abstract PDF
Raymond Knapp
Shattering the Silence: Reflecting on the Apology for Forced Adoptions given in the ACT Legislative Assembly Abstract PDF
Judith McPherson
Forced Adoption - Apology Abstract PDF
ACT Legislative Assembly

NSW Apology

Apology for Forced Adoption Practices Abstract PDF
NSW Parliament
The NSW Apology for Forced Adoption Practices: Personal Reflections Abstract PDF
Jenny Mendez

Tasmanian Apology

Apology to people hurt by past forced adoption practices Abstract PDF
Tasmanian Government

Victorian Apology

Apology to People Affected by Past Forced Adoption Practices Abstract PDF
Victorian Parliament

Queensland Apology

Apology for Forced Adoptions Abstract PDF
Queensland Parliament
Personal reflections on the Queensland apology for past forced adoption Abstract PDF
Trevor Jordan

National Research Study on the Service Response to Past Adoption Practices

Accessible, affordable and adoption-specific: Post-adoption service challenges of the future Abstract PDF
Trevor Jordon
Past adoption experiences: National Research Study on the Service Response to Past Adoption Practices Abstract PDF
Australian Institute of Family Studies

General Articles

The Power of the Apology Abstract PDF
Gary Coles
Breaking the Silence - Adoption Revisited Abstract PDF
Thomas Graham
Apologies - Where Do Adoptees Fit In? Abstract PDF
Catherine Lynch
The Making of The Lost Souls - A Film about Adoption Abstract PDF
Heather Waters

Research Projects

PhD Study: What meaning do adopted women draw from their own experiences of parenting their own children? PDF
Jeanette Conrick
PhD Study: Social Media and Korean Australian Adult Adoptee Collaborations PDF
HeeRa Heaser

Masters Theses

Adopted Persons' Access To and Use of their Original Birth Certificates - An Analysis of Australian Policy and Legislation Abstract PDF
Miriam O'Neill-Learoyd