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Gay men's narratives of pregnancy in the context of commercial surrogacy
(Demeter Press, 2015)
Historically, gay men have primarily become fathers in the context of heterosexual relationships, or for some men through foster care, adoption, or co‐parenting arrangements as sperm donors (Riggs and Due). Since the ...
Gay men's experience of surrogacy clinics in India
(BMJ Publishing Group, 2015)
Abstract: While growing numbers of Australian gay men are entering into 'offshore' surrogacy arrangements in order to become parents, little empirical research has been conducted with this population. This paper reports ...
‘25 degrees of separation’ versus the ‘ease of doing it closer to home’: Motivations to offshore surrogacy arrangements amongst Australian citizens
(Edinburgh University Press, 2015-03)
At present, onshore commercial surrogacy is illegal in all Australian states and territories. By contrast, offshore commercial surrogacy is legal in all bar one territory and two states. As a result, significant numbers ...
The family and romantic relationships of trans and gender diverse Australians: an exploratory survey
(Taylor and Francis, 2015-01-03)
The present paper contributes an Australian focus to the growing body of research on trans and gender diverse people’s family and romantic relationships. A survey designed by the authors was completed by 160 trans or gender ...
‘It will be hard because I will have to learn lots of English’: Experiences of education for children newly arrived in Australia
(Taylor & Francis, 2015-01-01)
Educational experiences during childhood are critically important for development, but migrant children often experience unique challenges. To ameliorate these, extra training in English language - such as provided by the ...
White Australian adoptive mothers' understandings of birth cultures and families
(Taylor & Francis, 2015-05-11)
This paper reports an analysis of interviews conducted with 10 White Australian women who had undertaken intercountry adoption. The paper begins with an overview of how issues of culture play out within discourses of ...