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Children's Rights in Scotland 3rd ed


ISBN13: 9780414015906
Previous Edition ISBN: 0414013492
Published: September 2009
Publisher: W. Green
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £70.00



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This book addresses the law and practice in Scotland and its significance for children, parents and their legal, and other, advisers. Childrens Rights in Scotland analyses child law in the light of international conventions and, in particular, The European Convention on Human Rights and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.

The 3rd edition has been comprehensively revised to take into account recent developments and new chapters have been added to cover immigration and asylum, the protection of children from sexual exploitation and children and the media.

Subjects:
Scots Law
Contents:
Childrens rights in Scotland where are we? -The history and philosophy of childrens rights in Scotland
Childrens rights and international instruments
Equal opportunities? Race, gender, disability and children
The childs identity
Care of the child within the family
Child abduction
The childs right to care and protection
Adoption
The childs right to be heard and represented in legal proceedings
Medical treatment
The childs right to education
The school of hard knocks: employment of children
Protection from sexual exploitation
The child and the media
Asylum and Immigration
The child in conflict with the law