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Family Law: Religion & family law

Subjects: Law

Christian History

For this topic, other parts of Bodleian will also hold useful materials.
Canon Law (Christian law) was not part moved to the Bodleian Law LIbrary when it opened in the 1960s as it was not taught by the Law Faculty.
So look out for shelf marks in the Bodleian Philosophy and Theology Faculties Library and the Closed Stack.
Domestic relations (Canon law)
Marriage (Canon law)

Related LawBod libguides

Finding general/comparative commentary on this topic

For this topic, other parts of Bodleian will also hold useful materials: pay attention to the locations in the results of SOLO searches.
Examples of suggested subject search terms in SOLO:

Domestic relations -- Religious aspects
Marriage law -- Religious aspects
Families -- Religious aspects

 

In specific religious legal traditions

To focus on the family law of the major religious legal systems add the name of the system in () to the search string. If appropriate/ relevant, trying substituting a jurisdiction. See examples below

Domestic relations (Islamic law)
Domestic relations -- Islamic countries

Domestic relations (Hindu law)
Domestic relations -- India

Domestic relations (Jewish law)
Domestic relations -- Israel

Islamic Family Law

Pay attention to the location details in your SOLO research results, the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies Library may well feature too!

The examples below are in the Law Bod

Jewish Family Law

Pay attention to the location details in your SOLO research results, the Leopold Muller Memorial Library may well feature too!

The example is in the Law Bod.