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Modern Family Law: Cases and Materials (Rental)

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Author(s): Weisberg, Appleton


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If you want insight into the Family Law issues that reflect our contemporary social and economic diversity, consider this Modern Family Law: Cases and Materials casebook. Blending cases, notes, and problems with interdisciplinary materials, this solid yet sophisticated learning tool offers contemporary coverage of the legal issues facing today's families. The casebook covers essential material:
The text reflects the social diversity of the modern family and examines the women's movement, the children's rights movement, changing sexual mores, alternative family formations, and developments in reproductive technology;
Valuable interdisciplinary perspectives include excerpts, notes, and questions from history, psychology, sociology, social work, medicine, and philosophy;
Thorough coverage of Family Law basics sets the stage for more expansive topics
The authors include narratives that look behind the cases and statutes the authors are highly regarded in both Family Law and feminist circles
Latest coverage of same-sex marriage, including Baker v. State from Vermont and other recent developments in gay and lesbian rights grandparents' rights, illustrated by the Troxel case heard by the U.S. Supreme court;
A host of high-profile cases, such as: Stenberg v. Carhart, the Supreme Court's most recent abortion case, State v. Oakley, restricting a deadbeat parent's right to procreate, A.Z. v. B.Z., resolving a post-divorce dispute about frozen embryos, In re Marriage of Buzzanca, determining parentage for children of assisted reproduction.


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Author Weisberg, Appleton
ISBN 9781454870050
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Publisher Aspen Publishing