Families by agreement navigating choice, tradition, and law

In this highly original work, renowned family and contract law expert Brian H. Bix explores the increasing legal recognition of private ordering in American family law. Today, individuals can alter the terms of a marriage and divorce through agreements, and courts sometimes allow individuals to crea...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Bix, Brian
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY Cambridge University Press 2023
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Collection: Cambridge Books Online - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • General considerations
  • Marriage
  • Agreements within marriage
  • Divorce
  • Agreements about parentage
  • Adoption agreements
  • Agreements about process
  • Conclusion : considerations and values