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Child, Family and State: Problems and Materials on Children and the Law, Third Edition Robert H. Mnookin

Child, Family and State: Problems and Materials on Children and the Law, Third Edition

Robert H. Mnookin

Published December 31st 1995
ISBN : 9780316576499
Hardcover
1280 pages
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Extensively revised to include new and expanded coverage on current and central issues, this Third Edition of CHILD, FAMILY AND STATE builds on the success of its influential predecessors, which have shaped the way this field is viewed today. In aMoreExtensively revised to include new and expanded coverage on current and central issues, this Third Edition of CHILD, FAMILY AND STATE builds on the success of its influential predecessors, which have shaped the way this field is viewed today. In a concise yet comprehensive manner, these expert authors provide an analytical framework for examining the full range of legal questions relevant to children. They efficiently cover this rapidly moving and unsettled field-focusing on the legal distribution of power and responsibility for children among the child, the family and the state, and how such power should be allocated. Mnooking and Weisburg address government benefits, child abuse and neglect, medical treatment of children, custody law, state-enforced limitations on the liberty of minors, and juvenile delinquency. At the heart of each of this books seven chapters are questions and problems that spark classroom discussion and stimulate student thought. New topical coverage includes