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Children and the European Union, rights, welfare and accountability, by Helen Stalford - pbk

This text examines in detail the status of children in the EU. Drawing on a range of disciplinary perspectives, including sociology of childhood and human rights discourse, it offers a critical analysis of the legal and policy framework underpinning EU children's rights across a range of areas
Table of contents
Introduction: children and the European Union -- The value and scope of EU action in relation to children -- The ideology of EU children's rights -- Children, family life and EU migration law -- Children's rights under EU family law: custody, access and parental child abduction -- Maintenance, mediation and the future of EU family law -- Education, children's rights and the EU -- Child protection and EU law -- Children's rights and EU enlargement -- Conclusion: the future of children's rights in the European Union
Literary form
non fiction
Physical description
xxv, 252 p. ;, 24 cm

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