xix, 332 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
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Studies in comparative legal history.
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Includes bibliographical references.
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Introduction : the changing dimensions of family law / Laurent Mayali On the challenge of understanding family law and legal culture : legal culture and family law / Lawrence M. Friedman Can we predict the future of family law? / Rolf Nygren Tradition and innovation : Japanese law and policy : the constitution and the family in Japan / Shigenori Matsui Convergence from opposite directions? Characteristics of Japanese divorce law from a comparative perspective / Masayuki Murayama Divorce mediation in Japan : legalization, privatization, and unification / Aya Yamada Succession law and inheritance disputes in Japanese family court conciliation / Yasuhei Taniguchi in collaboration with Akiko Taniguchi Family law and its others / Vera Mackie Legal response to domestic violence in Japan / Yukiko Tsunoda Medically assisted reproduction and family law in Japan / Michiko Ishii Comparative studies in family law : secularization, liberalization, and modernization : family law in Scandinavian welfare states in the 1960s/1970s / Kjell ü. Moder Recent developments in Italian family law on marriage, partnerships, and parenthood : an overview and some comparative remarks / Erica Palmerini. Migration and fundamental right to respect for family life under the ECHR and EU law / Ioannis G. Dimitrakopoulos Issues in contemporary Chinese family law : media and field evidence / Paul G. Pickowicz Legal barriers in the educational experiences of Mexican origin students in the United States / Harriett Romo and Carlos Romo From fathers' property to children's rights : the long strange journey of the best interests of the child / Mary Ann Mason Tax and the family : the gendered impact of rules that take spousal status into account for tax purposes / Claire F. L. Young.
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Berkeley, Calif. : Robbins Collection Publications, 2009.