Deech, B. R. (Baroness Ruth) (2014-03)
Since 2004 two men or two women may enter a legally recognised union that carries many, but not all, of the legal rights and responsibilities of marriage. This is a trend throughout the Western World. How has civil partnership become established, and should it be recognised as marriage? This is a part of the lecture series, Family Relationships and the Law since the 1960's.