International Survey of Family Law 2010 Edition

Edited by: Bill Atkin

This is the International Society of Family Law's annual review of developments in family law around the world. Written by leading academics and family law experts, the 2010 edition covers developments in over 20 countries. Each article is accompanied by a French language abstract. The book begins with a round-up of the major developments in the international arena, and is followed by contributions from a diverse selection of countries where there have been important developments in family law, including: the Japanese child protection system * the institution of foster care for minors in Greece * the biological vs. legal parenthood debate in Puerto Rico * Korean divorce law * reforming the marriage laws of Sri Lanka * equal treatment of same sex couples in Sweden, etc.

444 pages

Publication Date: 7/31/2010
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9781846612329