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Vol 24 No 5 May/June 2019

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Family Law

Edited by: Ruth Lamont

ISBN13: 9780198749653
Published: March 2018
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £37.99

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Written by a highly experienced team of family law teachers, this innovative textbook offers students a contextual, critical guide to the subject. Under the expert editorship of Ruth Lamont, each author has crafted a superbly clear guide to their specialist topic, with a focus on debate, areas of controversy, and essential context.

The social, economic, and political backdrop to each topic is also extensively discussed, to ensure that students' understanding is grounded in this essential context.

Family Law is a fresh, modern, and unique guide to this dynamic subject.

Family Law
1: Family life and the law, Ruth Lamont
2: Marriage, civil partnership, and cohabitation, Andrew Hayward
3: Seeking a divorce, Edwina Higgins & Kathryn Newton
4: Property division on divorce, Polly Morgan
5: Property division on the breakdown of non-marital relationships, Warren Barr
6: Child support, Lara Walker
7: Domestic violence and abuse, Anna Carline & Roxanna Dehaghani
8: Legal parenthood and parental responsibility, Kirsty Horsey
9: Private child law, Annika Newnham
10: The medical treatment of children, Dianne Scullion
11: Public law protection, Penelope Russell
12: Adoption, Julie Doughty
13: Human rights, children's rights, and the family, Helen Stalford & Seamus Byrne
14: International family law, Ruth Lamont
15: Family law in practice, Patrick Nicholls