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From Contract to Covenant

Beyond the Law and Economics of the Family

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$96.50 • £77.95 • €87.00

ISBN 9780674002166

Publication Date: 04/28/2000


352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

8 line illustrations


  • Acknowledgments
    • 1. Introduction
  • I. Markets in Family Relationships
    • 2. Courtship: The Marriage Market
    • 3. Becoming Parents
  • II. The Family as Firm
    • 4. Husband and Wife
    • 5. Parent and Child
  • III. Families in Disequilibrium and the Family Franchise
    • 6. Families in Transition: Between Firm and Franchise
    • 7. Winding Up the Firm: The Family Franchise
    • 8. The Role of Law Reform
  • Notes
  • Index

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