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Children : The Modern Law, Paperback / softback Book

Children : The Modern Law Paperback / softback

Edited by Stephen Gilmore, Andrew Bainham


Children: The Modern Law is well-established as the leading textbook dealing comprehensively with the law and policy relating to children.

This fourth edition has been extensively revised and updated to take account of significant legislative, case-law and other developments including: * Greater recognition being given to social parents, especially same-sex parents, and the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 * The Family Justice Review 2011 and the Government Response 2012 * Birth registration and the Welfare Reform Act 2009 * Leading authorities in public law on uncertain perpetrators * The Narey Report on adoption and case-law on post-adoption contact * The important decision in K v K on relocation in shared care cases Children: The Modern Law is an authoritative study of the legal position of children in our society, and is essential reading for students of child law, family law and social work.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 1104 pages
  • Publisher: LexisNexis UK
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  • Category: Family law: children
  • ISBN: 9781846614989



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