The Assignment (3–4 pages):
- Describe the concerns held by both adoptive parents and adopted children in transracial families.
- What other concerns would you add that were not discussed and why?
- Explain how the concerns you discussed in the first two questions relate to the concept of double consciousness.
- Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of race and ethnicity covering and passing.
- Address how covering and passing can be used to both cause and resolve identity conflicts for both transracial adoptees and in general.