Adult adjustment of foster children of alcoholic and psychotic parentage and the influence of the foster home. / Anne Roe, PH. D [and] Barbara Burks, PH. D. With a chapter on sibling adjustment in collaboration with Bela Mittelmann, M.D.
The study was initiated in 1937 by the State Charities Aid Association, New York. In 1940 sponsorship was taken over by the Committee on Social Adjustment of the Social Science Research Council, under a Subcommittee on Foster-child Studies, and active work begun under the direction of Dr. Burks. Upon her death, the work was completed by Dr. Roe. cf. Pref.