RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 663102421 LA English T1 Child custody A1 Bryfonski, Dedria., PB Greenhaven Press PP Farmington Hills. Mich. YR 2011 SN 9780737752175 0737752173 9780737752182 0737752181 AB This volume explores the topics relating to child custody by presenting varied expert opinions that examine many of the different aspects that comprise these issues. The selected articles discuss many aspects relating to the legal terms which are used to describe the legal relationship between a parent and his or her child. It includes such things as the right of the parent to make decisions for the child, and the parent's duty to care for the child. Child custody decisions have to be made in cases such as divorce, or when a child cannot be looked after by either parent and has to be put into foster care or put up for adoption. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking and reading skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions.