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  • Subjectivity, Citizenship and Belonging in Lawby Anne Griffiths; Sanna Mustasaari; Anna Mäki-Petajä-Leinonen

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This collection of articles critically examines legal subjectivity and ideas of citizenship inherent in legal thought. The chapters offer a novel perspective on current debates in this area by exploring the connections between public and political issues as they intersect with more intimate sets of relations and private identities. Covering issues... more...

  • Implementing Article 3 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Childby Elaine E. Sutherland; Lesley-Anne Barnes Macfarlane

    Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 100.00

    Offers expert comparative analysis of the child's best interests within the context of Article 3 of the UNCRC. more...

  • ReValuing Care in Theory, Law and Policyby Rosie Harding; Ruth Fletcher; Chris Beasley

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    Care is central to life, and yet is all too often undervalued, taken for granted, and hidden from view. This collection of fourteen substantive and highly innovative essays, along with its insightful introduction, seeks to explore the different dimensions of care that shape social, legal and political contexts. It addresses these dimensions in four... more...

  • Domestic Violenceby Michael Freeman

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Domestic violence - domestic hooliganism it has been called - is one of the cancers of our age. This volume offers a challenging selection of materials as a picture of a multi-faceted problem. The issues embraced range from criminal and civil law responses and the value of mediation, to the impact on children, and to the cultural context. The materials... more...

  • Parents and Childrenby Andrew Bainham

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This volume brings together some of the best journal articles of the last twenty years which deal with various aspects of the relationship between parents and children. Adopting an inter-disciplinary and comparative approach, the book reproduces articles from a variety of journals in law and the social sciences. The book is divided into eight parts... more...

  • International Family Lawby Barbara Stark

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    International law has become part of everyday family law practice, as lawyers everywhere are confronted with questions regarding the rights of 'mail-order' brides, the adoption of children from other countries, the abduction of children by foreign parents, and domestic violence victims seeking asylum. Indeed, globalization is transforming family law,... more...

  • The Multi-Cultural Familyby Ann Laquer Estin

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    With the accelerating movement of individuals and families across national borders, the intersections of cultural and legal frameworks have become increasingly complex. The Multi-Cultural Family collects essays from around the world on the challenges of legal pluralism, minority religious communities and customary or indigenous law, with attention... more...

  • The Limits of State Power & Private Rightsby Lauren Devine

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    This book tackles a complex area of law, social policy and social work, providing a comprehensive analysis of the theoretical, practical and legal boundaries of State power following safeguarding and child protection referrals in England. The book examines the history, rationale and implications of the current position, concluding that the balance... more...

  • Living Togetherby Frederick Hertz; Lina Guillen

    NOLO 2017; US$ 34.99

    Because marital and divorce laws don’t protect people who are not married, it is essential for unmarried couples to plan carefully in order to avoid risks and protect their shared interests. It is especially important that anyone who owns property or has a child with an unmarried partner seek out the tax advantages that are available, protect individual... more...

  • Family Violence and Police Responseby Marijke Malsch; Wilma Smeenk

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    Police response to incidents of intimate partner violence can be critical. This volume investigates the elements in the institutional, legal and organizational context that are relevant for police response to incidents in the realm of the private sphere and whether there exists a relation with the reporting of such incidents by victims. Addressing... more...