書名 Chinese justice : civil dispute resolution in contemporary China / edited by Margaret Y. K. Woo, Mary E. Gallagher
出版項 New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2013
©2011
國際標準書號 9781107610620 (Paperback)
9781107006249 (Hardback)
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  KNQ1572 .C46775 2013    在架上    30650020074148
版本 First paperback edition
說明 xxiii, 407 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
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附註 Originally published in hardcover: 2011
"This volume analyzes whether China's thirty years of legal reform have taken root in Chinese society by examining how ordinary citizens are using the legal system in contemporary China. It is an interdisciplinary look at law in action and at legal institutions from the bottom up, that is, beginning with those at the ground level that are using and working in the legal system. It explores the emergent Chinese conception of justice - one that seeks to balance Chinese tradition, socialist legacies, and the needs of the global market. Given the political dimension of dispute resolution in creating, settling, and changing social norms, this volume contributes to a greater understanding of political and social change in China today and of the process of legal reform generally"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references and index
Machine generated contents note: Part I. Legal Development and Institutional Tensions: 1. From mediatory to adjudicatory justice: the limits of civil justice reform in China Fu Hualing and Richard Cullen; 2. Judicial disciplinary systems for incorrectly decided cases: the imperial Chinese heritage lives on Carl Minzner; 3. Proceduralism and rivalry in China's two legal states Douglas B. Grob; 4. Economic development and the development of the legal profession in China Randall Peerenboom; Part II. Pu Fa and the Dissemination of Law in the Chinese Context: 5. The impact of nationalist and Maoist legacies on popular trust in legal institutions Pierre F. Landry; 6. Popular attitudes toward official justice in Beijing and rural China Ethan Michelson and Benjamin Read; 7. Users and non-users: legal experience and its effect on legal consciousness Mary Gallagher and Yuhua Wang; 8. With or without law: the changing meaning of ordinary legal work in China, 1979-2003 Sida Liu; Part III. Law from the Bottom Up: 9. A populist threat to China's courts? Benjamin L. Liebman; 10. Dispute resolution and China's grass-roots legal services Fu Yulin; 11. Constitutionalism with Chinese characteristics? Thomas E. Kellogg
主題 Justice, Administration of -- China
Dispute resolution (Law) -- China
Civil procedure -- China
Law reform -- China
LAW / Comparative bisacsh
Alt Author Woo, Margaret Y. K., editor
Gallagher, Mary Elizabeth, 1969- editor