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Title Delivering family justice in the 21st century [electronic resource] / edited by Mavis Maclean, John Eekelaar, and Benoit Bastard.

Published Oxford ; Portland, OR. : Hart Publishing Ltd., 2015.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xi, 369 p.)
Series Oñati international series in law and society
Oñati international series in law and society.
Contents Introduction -- The neoliberal context of family law reform in British Columbia, Canada : implications for access to (family) justice / Rachel Treloar -- The revised family court system in New Zealand : secret justice and privatisation / Bill Atkin -- Shaping substantive law to promote access to justice : Canada's use of child and spousal support guidelines / Carol Rogerson -- Performing the Marriage Act straight : the legal regulation of marriage in the Australian civil wedding ceremony / Becky Batagol -- National paths towards private ordering : professionals' jurisdictions and separating couples' privacy in the French and Canadian family justice systems / Emilie Biland, Muiel Mille and Hélène Steinmetz -- Family justice in Bulgaria : the old system and new demands / Velina Todorova -- Family courts and family cases in Poland and other post-Communist countries / Małgorzata Fuszara and Jacek Kurczewski -- Paths to justice in divorce cases in England and Wales / Rosemary Hunter, Anne Barlow, Janet Smithson and Jan Ewing -- Family lawyers and multi-agency approaches : why don't lawyers work with other service providers? / Angela Melville, Karen Laing and Frank Stephen -- Family justice without courts : property settlement on separation using contracts in Scotland / Jane Mair, Fran Wasoff and Kirsteen Mackay -- Access to justice in Spain in times of austerity, with special reference to family justice / Teresa Picontó-Novales -- Legal aid, fundamental rights and family issues / Encarna Roca Trías -- Taking responsibility? : legal aid reform and litigants in person in England / Liz Trinder -- Access to justice in hard times and the deconstruction of democratic citizenship / Hilary Sommerlad -- Casualties of friendly fire : counter productive campaigning on public funded legal services / Peter G. Harris -- Controlling time? : speeding up divorce proceedings in France and Belgium / Benoit Bastard, David Delvaux, Christian Mouhanna and Frédéric Schoenaers -- When is a family lawyer a lawyer? / Lisa Webley -- New ways to seek legal information and advice on family matters in England and Wales : from professional legal services to Google and private ordering / Mavis Maclean -- Can there be family justice without law? / John Eekelaar.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other formats Also issued in print.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. London : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreement. s2014 dcunns
Other author Maclean, Mavis, editor.
Eekelaar, John, editor.
Bastard, Benoit, 1950- editor.
Oñati International Institute for the Sociology of Law.
Subject Domestic relations.
Domestic relations.
ISBN 9781782259725 (online)
9781849469128 (hardback)
9781782259718 (electronic book)
9781782259701 (PDF)