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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
The Family, Law and Society: Cases and Materials 6th ed isbn 9780199204243

The Family, Law and Society: Cases and Materials 5th ed


ISBN13: 9780406985873
ISBN: 0406985871
New Edition ISBN: 9780199204243
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406045887
Published: September 2002
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print



Designed to complement existing textbooks on family law, this book provides a wealth of material drawn not only from familiar primary sources but also from studies in related disciplines. This new edition has been fully revised to include all significant statute and case law developments since the fourth edition including the implications of the Family Law Act 1996 and the Human Rights Act 1998.

This text is valuable reading for students studying family law, as well as those on sociology, social work, social policy and history courses, and essentially meets the needs of anyone interested in family law and policy.

Subjects:
Family Law
Contents:
1. The family and marriage.
2. The legal structure of marriage and cohabitation.
3. Family economics - income.
4. State support and private support.
5. Family property.
6. Divorce.
7. Adjudication and mediation.
8. Maintenance and capital provision on divorce.
9. Dangerous families.
10. Parents and children.
11. Becoming a parent.
12. When parents part.
13. Social services for children and families.
14. The 'permanency' principle: who are my family.
15. Families and frontiers: our international obligations.