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Abortion in South Korea: The Law and the Reality

Woong Kyu Sung.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 11739 words.

About 340,000 abortions are performed annually in South Korea while 440,000 childbirths are reported. These figures raise a host of questions given strict criminal regulations that make...

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The Absolute Prohibition of Same-sex Marriages in Uganda

Jamil Ddamulira Mujuzi.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2009; p ublished online March 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 5267 words.

Before 2005, the Constitution of Uganda provided in Article 31(1) that ‘men and women of the age of eighteen years and above have the right to marry and to found a family ….’ In 2005,...

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The Activities of Family Courts in Poland

Malgorzata Fuszara.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

April 1997; p ublished online April 1997 .

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

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Adapting Adoption: A Case of Closet Politics?

Ian Dey.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Family Law; Marriage and the Family. 9112 words.

The Adoption and Children Act 2002 addressed problems of delay in the adoption process, particularly with regard to children looked after in the care system. This article reviews the...

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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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Ahead of the game or behind the times? The Scottish children's hearings system in international context

C Hallett.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

April 2000; p ublished online April 2000 .

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

The Scottish Children's Hearing System, established in 1971, has survived largely unchanged for almost thirty years. Despite wide-ranging reform of child welfare in the Children (Scotland)...

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Amendment of the Marriage Law in China

Xuejun Zhang.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

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

The modification of the Marriage Law passed in 1980 was part of a policy to regulate the country through law, to enhance morals and to protect people's rights regarding marriage and the...

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The Anatomy of Rural Family Revolution: State, Law, and the Family in Rural China, 1949–1966 Part One

Neil J. Diamant.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 1997; p ublished online August 1997 .

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

This article, which is in two parts, takes a new look at how the 1950 Marriage Law of the People's Republic of China shaped family dynamics in rural areas between 1949 and 1966. In contrast...

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The Anatonomy of Rural Family Revolution: State, Law and Family in Rural China, 1949-1966 Part Two

Neil J. Diamant.

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

August 1997; p ublished online August 1997 .

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

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Apology

in International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family

October 2003; p ublished online October 2003 .

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

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