Law Without Lawyers: A Comparative View Of Law In The United States And China, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Law Without Lawyers

A Comparative View Of Law In The United States And China, 1st Edition

By Victor H. Li

Routledge

102 pages

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Description

In explaining the differences in the tradition and operation of law in China and the United States, in this book, the author gives both an invaluable understanding of Chinese society and his own appraisal of the strengths and weaknesses of U.S. law, lawyers, and courts.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Looking at Flowers From a Galloping Horse 1. A Window and a Mirror 2. Controlling Conduct: The Actors and the Institutions 3. Law and Deviancy 4. The Community 5. The Formal Criminal Process 6. The Case of Kuo Tzu-ch'iang: Conviction and Exoneration 7. The United States and China: Dealing with Differences

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC000000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General