What are the orzgms of the current chaos and controversy in the field,
the home of some of the most vituperative debates in public policy? To answer these questions, this Article
identifies and examines family law's foundational principles. It undertakes a
conceptual analysis of the legal practices that govern families.
Author(s): Vivian E. Hamilton, William and Mary Law
This guide is about family law in Texas. Topics covered
includes: The Marriage Relationship, Collaborative Family Law, Child in Relation
to the Family, Juvenile Justice Code, Truancy Court Proceedings, Protective
Orders and Family Violence, The Parent-Child Relationship and the Suit Affecting
the Parent-Child Relationship.
book is based on the author's experience at the hands of an 'imperfect state of
law' in early 19th-century England makes a passionate plea for equal justice for
women. Largely as a result of this book the passage of the Married Women's
Property Act and reform of the English Marriage and Divorce Laws occurred some