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The spirit of Japanese law

Author: John Owen Haley
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©1998.
Series: Spirit of the laws (Athens, Ga.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Spirit of Japanese Law focuses on the century following the Meiji Constitution, Japan's initial reception of continental European law. While most westerners may view judges as Japanese law's least significant actors, Haley argues that they have the last word because their interpretations of constitution and codes define the authority and powers they and others hold. Based on a "sense of society," the judiciary  Read more...
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Owen Haley
ISBN: 0820320226 9780820320229
OCLC Number: 38930581
Description: xx, 251 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Law's Values 2. Law's Domain 3. Law's Actors I 4. Crime and Community 5. Law's Actors II 6. Community Confirmed 7. The Sense of Society 8. Between the Individual and the State.
Series Title: Spirit of the laws (Athens, Ga.)
Responsibility: John Owen Haley.

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An examination of Japanese law in the century following the Meiji Constitution, Japan's initial reception of continental European law. The text argues that the bedrock of contemporary Japanese law is  Read more...

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