This text aims to remedy the problems of keeping abreast with the developments in family law by providing undergraduate students with up-to- date materials. The book covers all recent legislation, including the Family Law Act 1996, as well as international conventions and extracts from leading cases. It also incorporates comments from academics and lawyers who are experts within the field as well as extracts from Government and other publications. Helpful comments and notes are supplied by the author in addition to questions which will stimulate thought and discussion and encourage students to adopt a critical approach to the subject.
Family law: an introduction; marriage and cohabitation; family property; divorce; finance and property on divorce; the law relating to domestic violence; children's rights; parents; children on family breakdown; children: public law protection; adoption; international child abduction.
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 500
Published: 1st November 2001
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.3 x 15.2
Weight (kg): 0.7