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Published: 25 April 2013

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780199989591

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The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law

Family Law

Brian Bix

Oxford Introductions to US Law

  • Provides a clear and sophisticated theoretical framework to American family law that is nonetheless accessible to beginners
  • Addresses the legal principles surrounding many controversial topics including same sex marriage, open adoption, surrogacy, domestic violence, and custody values
  • Explains what values and principles inform modern debates about same-sex marriage, divorce reform, surrogacy, open adoption, domestic violence, custody battles, and more
  • Highlights the underlying justifications and predominant foci around which scholarly contention in family law revolves

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