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Published: 15 August 2008

800 Pages

ISBN: 9780199204243

Bookseller Code (06)

The Family, Law & Society: Cases & Materials

Sixth Edition

Brenda Hale, David Pearl, Elizabeth Cooke, and Daniel Monk

  • Written by eminent authors--including two senior members of the judiciary and two experienced academics--providing students with unique insight into how the law works in practice, and how it is likely to develop in the future, from both judicial and academic viewpoints
  • Focusing on the major issues of principle and policy, the book encourages students to consider the complex issues that surround family life and the controversial issues which face family lawyers today
  • A wealth of carefully selected materials introduces students to the legal developments and social and economic trends that have come to shape contemporary family life, helping to put the law into context
  • Students are given the opportunity to reflect upon their reading, through questions for discussion which are interspersed throughout the text

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