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New publication from the names and adoption study

We at the names and adoption study are pleased to announce the publication of a journal article focusing on the multiple understandings of what surnames and surname changes mean to both adult adoptees and adopters.

The article, ‘Surnames in Adoption:(Re)creating Identities of Belonging’, has been published in the journal Genealogy as part of the Special Issue Family Names: Origins, History, Anthropology  and Sociology. It is available online here.