Children and the Law in a Nutshell:4th Edition / Edition 4

Children and the Law in a Nutshell:4th Edition / Edition 4

by Sarah H. Ramsey, Douglas E. Abrams
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0314262903

ISBN-13: 9780314262905

Pub. Date: 02/29/2000

Publisher: West Academic

This Nutshell follows the structure and format of the authors' casebook—Children and the Law: Doctrine, Policy and Practice. The authors have devoted entire chapters to the meaning of "parent," abuse and neglect, the foster care system, adoption, medical decision-making, support and other financial responsibilities, protective legislation, and delinquency.

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This Nutshell follows the structure and format of the authors' casebook—Children and the Law: Doctrine, Policy and Practice. The authors have devoted entire chapters to the meaning of "parent," abuse and neglect, the foster care system, adoption, medical decision-making, support and other financial responsibilities, protective legislation, and delinquency. Representation of children is also covered throughout the book, as are several relevant international law issues, including the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child, international child labor, and U.S. tobacco exports to children overseas.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314262905
Publisher:
West Academic
Publication date:
02/29/2000
Series:
Nutshell
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
690
Sales rank:
928,628
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 7.30(h) x 1.00(d)

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