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Adoption

Sonia Harris-Short, Joanna Miles and Rob George.

in Family Law

June 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 48771 words.

All books in this flagship series contain carefully selected substantial extracts from key cases, legislation, and academic debate, providing able students with a stand-alone resource. This...

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Adoption

Susan Heenan and Anna Heenan.

in Family Law Concentrate

July 2015; p ublished online October 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 7174 words.

Each Concentrate revision guide is packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more. Concentrates show you what to expect in a law exam, what examiners are...

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Adoption and special guardianship

Stephen Gilmore and Lisa Glennon.

in Hayes and Williams' Family Law

July 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 30639 words.

This chapter examines the legal mechanisms by which children can be provided with long-term alternative secure family placements: the law on adoption and special guardianship. Topics...

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Adoption and special guardianship

Stephen Gilmore and Lisa Glennon.

in Hayes & Williams' Family Law

July 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 34716 words.

This chapter examines the legal mechanisms by which children can be provided with long-term alternative secure family placements: the law on adoption and special guardianship. Topics...

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Adoption and Special Guardianship

N V Lowe and G Douglas.

in Bromley's Family Law

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 38092 words.

This chapter discusses the law on adoption. It covers the nature of adoption and background to the legislation; comparison of adoption with other legal relationships and orders; adoption...

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ADOPTION: THE NATURE OF POLICY SHIFTS IN ENGLAND AND WALES, 1972-2002

Jane Lewis.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 0 words.

The focus is on within-country adoption and on adoption by strangers. The political debates about adoption are explored in detail, using government documents, Parliamentary Debates, pressure...

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* Adoption—from Contract to Status?

STEPHEN CRETNEY.

in Law, Law Reform and the Family

December 1998; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 12126 words.

In the United Kingdom, adoption is a legal institution intended to give a child the security of belonging to a family other than the one into which he or she was born. But how far should...

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Adult social care

Hugh Brayne and Helen Carr.

in Law for Social Workers

December 2012; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 14746 words.

The chapter provides an introduction to the legal and policy framework for the provision of adult social care. It starts by considering whether there is a crisis in adult social care and...

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After Marriage Equality

Edited by Carlos A. Ball.

June 2016; p ublished online January 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Family Law. 368 pages.

This book brings together twelve original essays by leading scholars of law, politics, and society to address the most important question facing the LGBT movement today: What does marriage...

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The Age of Conflict: Rethinking Childhood, Law, and Age Through the Israeli-Palestinian Case<sup>1</sup>

Hedi Viterbo.

in Law and Childhood Studies

March 2012; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Family Law. 14815 words.

This chapter attempts to provide a contextualized investigation of some of the central factors which inform the intricate interplay between childhood, law, and age. To a great extent, the...

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