Law: Family, Child & Social Welfare Law

  • International Perspectives on Child Victimisation book cover

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    1st Edition

    By Julia Davidson, Christopher Hamerton

    International Perspectives on Child Victimisation offers a comprehensive overview of the established themes and emergent debates relating to the abuse and victimization of children. Highlighting key areas of global concern, and illustrated with detailed case studies of important developments, Julia…

    Hardback – 2020-07-30 
    Routledge

  • Law and Religious Diversity in Education: The Right to Difference book cover

    Law and Religious Diversity in Education

    The Right to Difference, 1st Edition

    By Kyriaki Topidi

    Religion is a prominent legal force despite the premise constructed and promoted by Western constitutionalism that it must be separated from the State in democracies. Education constitutes an area of human life that leaves ample scope for the expression of religious identity and shapes the citizens…

    Hardback – 2020-06-22 
    Routledge
    ICLARS Series on Law and Religion

  • The Case for Youth Police Initiative: Interdependent Fates & the Power of Peace book cover

    The Case for Youth Police Initiative

    Interdependent Fates & the Power of Peace, 1st Edition

    By Nina Rose Fischer

    This book investigates the Youth Police Initiative (YPI) intervention with a comprehensive look at its effects in Boston as well as Brownsville, Brooklyn, a neighborhood that has both rich community networks as well as the highest crime rate in New York City. Based on a phenomenological approach,…

    Paperback – 2020-06-12 
    Routledge
    Routledge Innovations in Policing

  • Impacts of Sex Crime Laws on the Female Partners of Convicted Offenders: Never Free of Collateral Consequences book cover

    Impacts of Sex Crime Laws on the Female Partners of Convicted Offenders

    Never Free of Collateral Consequences, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Anne Zilney

    This work is an exploratory examination of the experiences, motivations, and coping mechanisms of women who are involved in intimate relationships with registered sexual offenders. The study focuses on both women who were involved with the offender prior to the commission of his offense and stayed…

    Paperback – 2020-06-08 
    Routledge

  • Law, State and Society book cover

    Law, State and Society

    1st Edition

    Edited by Bob Fryer, Alan J. Hunt, Doreen McBarnet, Bert Moorhouse

    Originally published in 1981 Law, State and Society confronts many of the most important issues within the developing field of law and society. The essays cover the key political debates and the subject of the sociology of law through two key debates, the first tackling the wider theoretical and…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: British Sociological Association

  • International Child Law book cover

    International Child Law

    4th Edition

    By Trevor Buck, Alisdair A. Gillespie, Lynne Ross, Sarah Sargent, Trevor Buck, Rajnaara Akhtar, Conrad Nyamutata

    This book examines the rights of the child using the global framework of the United Nations International Convention on the Rights of the Child 1989. Analysing both public and private international legal aspects, this cross-disciplinary text promotes a holistic understanding of the ongoing…

    Paperback – 2020-05-04 
    Routledge

  • The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy: Children, Risk and Modernities book cover

    The Development of Child Protection Law and Policy

    Children, Risk and Modernities, 1st Edition

    By Kieran Walsh

    This book examines how child protection law has been shaped by the transition to late modernity and how it copes with the ever-changing concept of risk. The book traces the evolution of the contemporary child protection system through historical changes, assessing the factors that have influenced…

    Hardback – 2020-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Revisiting Landmark Cases in Medical Law book cover

    Revisiting Landmark Cases in Medical Law

    1st Edition

    By Shaun D. Pattinson

    Is it lawful for a doctor to give a patient life-shortening pain relief? Can treatment be lawfully provided to a child under 16 on the basis of her consent alone? Is it lawful to remove food and water provided by tube to a patient in a vegetative state? Is a woman’s refusal of a caesarean section…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge
    Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

  • Gender Perceptions and the Law book cover

    Gender Perceptions and the Law

    1st Edition

    By Christine R. Barker, Elizabeth A. Kirk

    Published in 1998. This collection of papers, written by leading lawyers and sociologists in the UK, focuses on the relationships between gender and the law in the context of three areas of law: family law, criminal law and equal rights. The papers argue that gender roles within society affect the…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Caring Responsibilities in European Law and Policy: Who Cares? book cover

    Caring Responsibilities in European Law and Policy

    Who Cares?, 1st Edition

    By Eugenia Caracciolo di Torella, Annick Masselot

    This book explores the emerging engagement of EU law with care and carers. The book argues that the regulation of care by the EU is crucial because it enables the development of a broad range of policies. It contributes to the sustainability of society and ultimately it enables individuals to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-27 
    Routledge

  • Honour Killings and Criminal Justice: Social and Legal Challenges in Turkey book cover

    Honour Killings and Criminal Justice

    Social and Legal Challenges in Turkey, 1st Edition

    By Ferya Taş-Çifçi

    Despite recent reforms to the Turkish Penal Code, the country retains a high level of honour-based violence. This book analyses the motives behind honour-based violence in Turkey and examines the criminal justice system’s approach to this type of crime. The work takes a socio-legal approach to…

    Hardback – 2020-03-24 
    Routledge

  • High-Conflict Parenting Post-Separation: The Making and Breaking of Family Ties book cover

    High-Conflict Parenting Post-Separation

    The Making and Breaking of Family Ties, 1st Edition

    By Eia Asen, Emma Morris

    High-Conflict Parenting Post-Separation: The Making and Breaking of Family Ties describes an innovative approach for families where children are caught up in their parents’ acrimonious relationship - before, during and after formal legal proceedings have been initiated and concluded. This first…

    Paperback – 2020-03-11 
    Routledge
    The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families

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