Book Chapter

Series Editors' Preface


Beaumont P & Harris J (2013) Series Editors' Preface. In: The Hague Child Abduction Convention A Critical Analysis by Rhona Schuz. First ed. Studies in Private International Law, Volume 13. Oxford, pp. vii-ix.

The Series Editors' Preface introduces this major monograph by Rhona Schuz on the Hague Convention on International Child Abduction. It explains how it builds on the first major monograph in English on the Convention by Paul Beaumont and Peter McEleavy, The Hague Convention on International Child Abduction (OUP, 1999). The foreword to the book was written by Baroness Hale, then the Deputy President of the UK Supreme Court. The Series Editors' Preface gives a summary of when the Article 13(1)(b) grave risk of harm defence under the Convention should be upheld by the courts.

Private International Law, child abduction, Hague Convention, uniform interpretation

FundersUniversity of Aberdeen
Title of seriesStudies in Private International Law
Number in seriesVolume 13
Publication date30/09/2013
Place of publicationOxford