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Forthcoming Family, Child & Social Welfare Law Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Shades of Grey - Domestic and Sexual Violence Against Women

    Law Reform and Society

    By Anna Carline, Patricia Easteal

    Arguing that law must be looked at holistically, this book investigates the ‘hidden gender’ of the so-called neutral or objective legal principles that structure the law addressing violence against women. Adopting an explicitly feminist perspective, it investigates how legal responses to violence...

    To Be Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Juvenile Justice

    International Perspectives, Models and Trends

    Edited by John A. Winterdyk

    Juvenile justice has been and remains a topical issue at national and international levels. There are various standards and guidelines for administration, but six major models characterize juvenile justice systems worldwide: participatory, welfare, corporatism, modified justice, justice, and crime...

    To Be Published October 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Children

    Rights and Childhood, 3rd Edition

    By David Archard

    Children: Rights and Childhood is widely regarded as the ?rst book to offer a detailed philosophical examination of children’s rights. David Archard provides a clear and accessible introduction to a topic that has assumed increasing relevance since the book’s ?rst publication. Divided clearly into...

    To Be Published November 25th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Law and Older People

    By John Williams

    This book looks at the historical background to the law's approach to ageing, focusing on questions such as: Has the law promoted ageism? How well has the law protected older people against discrimination, abuse and social exclusion? How effective will new prohibitions on age...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Beginning Family Law

    By Jonathan Herring

    Series: Beginning the Law

    Beginning Family Law offers a crystal clear, accessible and stimulating welcome to family law. It introduces readers to the main themes, cases and debates in family law. Concise, focussed and practical, it will enthuse the reader to learn more and provides them with a solid grounding from...

    To Be Published January 12th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Care, Migration and Human Rights

    Law and Practice

    Edited by Siobhán Mullally

    Series: Routledge Research in Human Rights

    The continuum of exploitation that has historically defined the everyday of domestic work - exclusion from employment and social security standards and precarious migration status – has frequently been neglected. It is primarily the moments of crisis, incidents of human trafficking, slavery or...

    To Be Published January 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. International Perspectives on Child Victimisation

    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...

    To Be Published February 27th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Routledge International Handbook of Children’s Rights Studies

    Edited by Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet, Didier Reynaert, Sara Lembrechts

    1. Introduction: a Critical Approach to Children’s Rights, Wouter Vandenhole, Ellen Desmet, Didier Reynaert and Sara Lembrechts Part 1. Disciplinary perspectives 2. A historical introduction to the CRC, Eugeen Verhellen 3. A childhood studies perspective, Bruno Vanobbergen&...

    To Be Published February 28th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Legitimacy of Medical Treatment

    What Role for the Medical Exception?

    Edited by Sara Fovargue, Alexandra Mullock

    Series: Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

    The adoption of many treatments and procedures within medicine is far from straightforward, particularly when such treatments are ethically contentious. The development of legitimate abortion, organ donation, gender reassignment and non-therapeutic cosmetic surgery have all raised troubling ethical...

    To Be Published March 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Family Law

    2nd Edition

    By Frances Burton

    Family Law by Burton supplements the explanation and discussion of the substantive law with practical insights and current debates in a very accessible manner. Ruth Gaffney-Rhys, University of South Wales Family Law by Frances Burton, is the sort of general overview text which I have been seeking...

    To Be Published March 15th 2015 by Routledge