law, the family unit, and the childrearing functions of the family unit
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law, the family unit, and the childrearing functions of the family unit by F. Raymond Marks

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Published by Childhood and Government Project, Earl Warren Legal Institute, School of Law, University of California in Berkeley .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Domestic relations -- United States,
  • Family -- United States

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Edition Notes

Other titlesLaw, the family unit ...
Statementby F. R. Marks, with the assistance of Arlene Mayerson.
SeriesCGP working paper ; no. 6
ContributionsMayerson, Arlene, joint author.
LC ClassificationsKF505.Z9 M37
The Physical Object
Pagination84 p. ;
Number of Pages84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4595112M
LC Control Number77357578

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