The extent to which marriage and de facto relationships have been perceived and treated identically has varied from jurisdiction to jurisdiction within Australia and New Zealand. As we reassess the zones of responsible action in a society, so too do we reassess what 'family' and what 'property' are - for they are the meeting points of responsibility.
|Title of host publication||Family and estates|
|Subtitle of host publication||a comparative study|
|Editors||Rosalind F Croucher|
|Place of Publication||The Hague, Netherlands|
|Publisher||Kluwer Law International|
|Number of pages||57|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|
Croucher, R. F., & Dominello, F. (2005). The New(er) family in Australia and New Zealand: definitions, rights and responsibilities. In R. F. Croucher (Ed.), Family and estates: a comparative study (pp. 71-127). The Hague, Netherlands: Kluwer Law International.