Family law and personal life (eBook, 2006) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Family law and personal life

Family law and personal life

Author: John Eekelaar
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How should our most intimate personal relationships be governed in a liberal society? Should the state encourage a particular model of family life, or support individuals in their pursuit of personal happiness? To what extent do people have the right to shape the lives of their offspring? This book examines the questions at the heart of family law, rethinking the ideas that shape our understanding of the family as a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Eekelaar, John.
Family law and personal life.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006038638
(OCoLC)76481542
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Eekelaar
ISBN: 9780191566462 0191566462 1283580853 9781283580854 9786613893307 6613893307
OCLC Number: 801405235
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 195 pages)
Contents: Power --
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Responsibility: John Eekelaar.

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Instructive, entertaining and thought provoking. John Eekelaar always manages to move the debate forward. Eekelaar's achievement in providing a succinct but coherent account, drawing on a vast range Read more...

 
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