Private Lives: Families, Individuals, and the Law
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BeschreibungDrawing on many revealing and sometimes colorful court cases of the past two centuries, "Private Lives offers a lively short history of the complexities of family law and family life--including the tensions between the laws on the books and contemporary arrangements for marriage, divorce, adoption, and child rearing.
Pressestimmen"Private Lives" is a delightful and invaluable short work. In five solid, well-written, and fully documented chapters, Friedman highlights the main changes in American family law since the nineteenth century...This work is so readable it could be used as an undergraduate text and so solid it can serve as a desk reference for professionals.--Joseph M. Hawes "American Journal of Legal History "
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: HARVARD UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2005
Seitenanzahl: 230 Seiten