Some orders may be delayed by the current Coronavirus lockdown.
Visit our help page for further information.
Adoption Law and Human Rights: International Perspectives (Paperback)
  • Adoption Law and Human Rights: International Perspectives (Paperback)
zoom

Adoption Law and Human Rights: International Perspectives (Paperback)

(author)
£36.99
Paperback 352 Pages / Published: 11/11/2019
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

In recent decades, there have been many changes to adoption law and practice, such as a sharp decline in the voluntary relinquishment of children, an increase in the number consigned to public care, and an abrupt decrease in those made available on an intercountry basis. Additionally, human rights are becoming more prominent, particularly in relation to issues such as: non-consensual adoption; the ethics of intercountry adoption; the eligibility of LGBT adopters; the impact of commercial surrogacy; and the sometimes conflicting rights of birth parents and adoptees when accessing agency birth records.

In this book, O'Halloran presents a comparative analysis of the interaction between adoption law and human rights in common law (England and the US), civil law (France and Germany), and Asiatic traditions (Japan and China), while also developing a matrix of legal functions to assist in identifying and analysing areas of tension between human rights and adoption.

This book is intended for a lawyer readership, whether professional, student or academic: researchers and postgraduate students in subjects such as social work, social policy and politics may also find it helpful.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780367893651
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 671 g
Dimensions: 234 x 156 mm

You may also be interested in...

Long Bright River
Added to basket
£12.99
Hardback
Marine A
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Holdout
Added to basket
£12.99   £10.99
Hardback
Lucy's Law
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The Laundromat
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Life in the UK Test: Study Guide & CD ROM 2020
Added to basket
In Your Defence
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Sex and Punishment
Added to basket
Work Like a Woman
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Secret Barrister
Added to basket
£9.99   £7.99
Paperback
East West Street
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Misjustice
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Trials of the State
Added to basket
£8.99   £6.99
Paperback
Under the Wig
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.