Concepts and Insights: Family Law in Perspective


Concepts and Insights: Family Law in Perspective

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This paperback is a readable and authoritative text designed for law students as a supplement in a basic family law course. The manageably-sized text approaches family law conceptually with coverage extending over a broad area. Topics inlcude courtship, marriange and divorce (and economic and social issues raised by all three), legal alternatives to marriage, child custody, child support, paternity, new reproductive technologies, child abuse, medical neglect, terminiation of parental rights and adoption. Special attention is given to the expanding role of the federal government in shaping regulation by the states in areas such as support and child custody enforcement and modification, along with other ongoing attempts to promote greater uniformity among jurisdictions.

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