Authority without Power : Law and the Japanese Paradox (eBook, 1996) [WorldCat.org]
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Authority without Power : Law and the Japanese Paradox

Author: John Owen Haley
Publisher: New York : OUP USA, 1996.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This title argues that the weakness of legal controls throughout Japanese history has assured the development and strength of informal community controls based on custom and consensus to maintain order - an order characterized by remarkable stability with an equally significant degree of autonomy for individuals, communities, and businesses.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John Owen Haley
ISBN: 0195092570 9780195092578
OCLC Number: 952619880
Description: 1 online resource (268 pages) : line figures and tables throughout
Responsibility: by John Owen Haley.

Abstract:

This title argues that the weakness of legal controls throughout Japanese history has assured the development and strength of informal community controls based on custom and consensus to maintain order - an order characterized by remarkable stability with an equally significant degree of autonomy for individuals, communities, and businesses.

In this book, Haley argues that the weakness of legal controls throughout Japanese history has assured the development and strength of informal community controls based on custom and consensus to maintain order - an order characterized by remarkable stability with an equally significant degree of autonomy for individuals, communities, and businesses.

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