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Power versus law in modern China : cities, courts, and the Communist Party

Author: Qiang Fang; Xiaobing Li
Publisher: Lexington, Kentucky : University Press of Kentucky, 2018.
Series: Asia in the new millennium
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Through detailed study on uniquely acquired legal cases in contemporary China, this work seeks to demonstrate the ways in which China's legal system in the era of comprehensive reform and rapid economic growth and urbanization remains to be a tool of the Chinese Communist Party. As palpably shown in the four case studies, local party official in China used the law protect and advance their own personal interests at  Read more...

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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Qiang Fang; Xiaobing Li
ISBN: 9780813169958 081316995X
OCLC Number: 1132092119
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 14 juin 2018).
Publié précédemment en version imprimée : 2017.
Description: 1 ressource en ligne
Series Title: Asia in the new millennium
Responsibility: Qiang Fang and Xiaobing Li.


In Power versus Law in Modern China, Qiang Fang and Xiaobing Li examine four important legal cases that took place from 1995 to 2013 in the major cities of Wuhan, Xuzhou, Shanghai, and Chongqing.  Read more...


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An important contribution to the literature on the law in the People's Republic of China (PRC), a polity which aspires to become a law-based state. The authors posit a conflict between the absolute Read more...

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