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  1. Legal Responses to Domestic Violence

    By Mandy Burton

    This book aims to examine legal responses to domestic violence in a holistic way. In England and Wales, as in other jurisdictions, much attention has been paid to the criminal justice response to domestic violence. The response of the civil justice system has not been ignored, but has been somewhat...

    Published May 6th 2008 by Routledge-Cavendish

  2. Child Sexual Abuse

    Media Representations and Government Reactions

    By Julia Davidson

    Series: Contemporary Issues in Public Policy

    Child Sexual Abuse critically evaluates the development of policy and legislative measures to control sex offenders. The last fifteen years has seen increasing concern on the part of the government, criminal justice agencies, the media and the public, regarding child sexual abuse. This...

    Published April 2nd 2008 by Routledge-Cavendish

  3. The Best Interests of the Child in Healthcare

    By Sarah Elliston

    Series: Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

    Topical and compelling, this volume provides an excellent re-evaluation of the ‘best interests’ test in the healthcare arena; the ways in which it has developed, the inherent difficulties in its use and its interpretation in legal cases concerning the medical care of children. Comprehensively...

    Published November 14th 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  4. Sport and Crime Reduction

    The Role of Sports in Tackling Youth Crime

    By Geoff Nichols

    The use of sports-based activity programmes as a means of tackling crime has been explored in a number of countries worldwide, particularly in relation to the prevention of re-offending in the ten to eighteen age bracket. However, until now there has been no definitive and rigorous analysis of the...

    Published May 7th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Feminist Perspectives on Land Law

    Edited by Hilary Lim, Anne Bottomley

    Series: Feminist Perspectives

    The first book to examine the critical area of land law from a feminist perspective, it provides an original and critical analysis of the gendered intersection between law and land; ranging land use and ownership in England and Wales to Botswana, Papua New Guinea and the Muslim world. The authors...

    Published March 28th 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  6. Q&A Family Law 2007-2008

    4th Edition

    By Rachael Stretch

    Series: Questions and Answers

    This new edition brings Q&A Family Law fully up-to-date and takes account of important legislation such as the Gender Recognition Act 2004, the Civil Partnerships Act 2004, the Adoption and Children Act 2002 and the Domestic Violence Crime and Victim Act 2004. Leading divorce cases post...

    Published January 31st 2007 by Routledge-Cavendish

  7. Human Fertilisation and Embryology

    Reproducing Regulation

    Edited by Kirsty Horsey, Hazel Biggs

    Series: Biomedical Law and Ethics Library

    Relevant to students, academics and practitioners across the globe, this original volume highlights contemporary issues associated with assisted reproduction and embryology and critically analyzes the law surrounding human reproduction in the light of case law and technological developments since...

    Published December 13th 2006 by Routledge-Cavendish

  8. Feminist Perspectives on Family Law

    Edited by Alison Diduck, Katherine O'Donovan

    Series: Feminist Perspectives

    Examining specific areas of family law from a feminist perspective, this book assesses the impact that feminism has had upon family law. It is deliberately broad in scope, as it takes the view that family law cannot be defined in a traditional way. In addition to issues of long-standing concern for...

    Published November 29th 2006 by Routledge-Cavendish

  9. Charity Law and Social Inclusion

    An International Study

    By Kerry O'Halloran

    Profiling national and international social inclusion agendas, Charity Law and Social Inclusion examines the fit between the charity law framework and the needs of the socially marginalized in some leading common law nations: the US, England and Wales, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Canada....

    Published September 27th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Cavendish: Family Lawcards

    4th Edition

    By Routledge

    Series: Lawcards

    Cavendish lawcards are complete pocket sized guides to the key examinable areas of law. Their concise text, user-friendly layout and compact format makes them the ideal revision aid for identifying, understanding and memorizing the vital aspects of each area of law. Important features of the new...

    Published April 5th 2006 by Routledge-Cavendish