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Parenting as a Sacred Trust

Jeffrey Shulman

in The Constitutional Parent: Rights, Responsibilities, and the Enfranchisement of the Child

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300191899
eISBN:
9780300206746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300191899.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Family Law

If by “fundamental” we designate rights with a deep historical pedigree, the right to parent free from state interference cannot be numbered among them. The American legal tradition is one that ... More


Parenting as A Sacred Right

Jeffrey Shulman

in The Constitutional Parent: Rights, Responsibilities, and the Enfranchisement of the Child

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780300191899
eISBN:
9780300206746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300191899.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Family Law

The right to parent as a matter of constitutional law is especially tenuous. The Supreme Court has on occasion echoed the popular assumption that the right of parents to make decisions concerning the ... More


Regulating Biological Parenting: The Problem of Possibly Inadequate Parents

S. Matthew Liao

in The Right to Be Loved

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780190234836
eISBN:
9780190234850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190234836.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, General

This chapter explores the topic of whether we should institute some kind of parental licensing scheme, that is, require biological parents to demonstrate certain competence and character before they ... More


Parental Competency and the Right to Parent

Colin M. Macleod

in Permissible Progeny?: The Morality of Procreation and Parenting

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199378111
eISBN:
9780199378142
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199378111.003.0011
Subject:
Philosophy, Moral Philosophy, Political Philosophy

We expect decent parents will discharge their responsibilities to children properly and exercise their authority over children in a reasonable fashion. However, some would-be parents are either ... More


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