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The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
By Robert Dingwall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.
Cuestionarios de Derecho Civil. Familia y Sucesiones
By Jose Remigio Gomis Fuentes, Sr
Price: $4.65 USD. Words: 47,800. Language: Spanish. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law
Cuestionarios de Derecho Civil. Familia y Sucesiones. La presente obra abarca cuestiones de respuesta alternativa sobre los temas más importantes y fundamentales del Derecho de Familia y Sucesiones. Dieciséis cuestionarios, cada uno de ellos con una extensión proporcional a su importancia y con sus respectivas soluciones. Una cuidada y revisada edición.
The History of Custody Law
By Tom James
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Family law
The complete history of the law of child custody from ancient times to the modern day. Thoroughly and carefully researched by an attorney with many years of experience in family law. It is an enjoyable and readable, yet scholarly book, containing hundreds of annotations. Includes complete citations, in Bluebook form, to hundreds of case reports, statutes, historical records, and other sources.
Lives Shattered: One Mother's Loss at the Hands of the Legal System
By Celine Zabel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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An incredible tale of survival, this shocking story shows how one woman overcame soul-crushing pain and loss at the hands of an inept legal system while refusing to leave hope behind.
The Circle of Life
By Jacobus Kotze
Price: Free! Words: 74,220. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Family law
The Circle of Life touches everyone who ever fell in love for it follows the pattern of betrothal, marriage, divorce or death. But what does the law say about relationships? What are your rights as a spouse? Does the rule of thumb to punish a wayward wife really exist in law? Based upon the legal cases he handled over the last two decades the contents are not fiction.
30 Years to 30 Days: Seeds to Estrangement
By Patty Ann
Series: The Estrangement Trio, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 43,300. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children
30 YEARS to 30 DAYS is a journey that echos many divorces. The story of decay is familiar. Of reappearing family dysfunctions. Of children who ostracize their mom, at their fathers hand. Of a cantankerous legal system. These common scenarios become bizarre in resolve. Follow the twists of one mother's unexpected fate. Outcomes will surprise you. This is a MUST READ for every upcoming divorcee.
Civil Protection Orders: A Guide for Improving Practice
By National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Price: Free! Words: 42,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Civil Law
This publication, commonly known as the CPO Guide, is a tool designed to support the work of professionals dedicated to enhancing the effectiveness of the civil protection order process. It provides guidance for advocates, attorneys, judges, law enforcement officers, and prosecutors to help ensure that protection orders are effectively issued, served, and enforced across the country.