Joan G. Wexler
This course explores the relationship between the family and the state. Specific topics will be selected by the instructor from among the following: premarital regulation, antenuptial agreements, marriage, nontraditional families, parent-child relationships, adoption, termination of parental rights, divorce, property distribution, support, custody, and separation agreements.
Grading and Method of Evaluation:
Letter grade with pass/fail option. Final exam. For winter session students will have a take home exam.