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What does AD stand for?

AD stands for Adoptive Dad

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He was brought up in Edinburgh by Frank and Elizabeth Campbell and started looking for Stella after his adoptive dad died.
Adoption & Fostering 24:2, pp 63-69, 2000 Howe D and Feast J, Adoption, Search and Reunion: The long-term experience of adopted adults, London: The Children's Society, 2000 (reprinted by BAAF, 2003) May P, Approaching Fatherhood: A guide for adoptive dads and others, London: BAAF, 2005 McBride BA and Rane TR, 'Role identity, role investments, and paternal involvement: Implications for parenting programmes for men', Early Childhood Research Quarterly 12, pp 173-97, 1997 Newstone S, 'Male foster carers: What do we mean by "role models"?