Law: Asian Law

  • Capturing Caste in Law: The Legal Regulation of Caste Discrimination book cover

    Capturing Caste in Law

    The Legal Regulation of Caste Discrimination, 1st Edition

    By Annapurna Waughray

    This book will examine the legal regulation of caste discrimination in three key legal spheres: in India (the world’s largest caste-affected country and the country with the greatest experience of using law to tackle such discrimination); in international human rights law; and in Britain, the first…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Legal Protection of Private Equity Investors in China: Practice, Challenges and Reform book cover

    Legal Protection of Private Equity Investors in China

    Practice, Challenges and Reform, 1st Edition

    By Chi ZHANG

    This monograph aims to provide an in-depth analysis of the legal protection of the private equity (PE) investors in China. In an academic sense, this research mainly focuses on the agency problems in the life cycle of PE investment under the business organization law system in China. Briefly…

    Hardback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge
    China Perspectives

  • Civil and Political Rights in Japan: A Tribute to Sir Nigel Rodley book cover

    Civil and Political Rights in Japan

    A Tribute to Sir Nigel Rodley, 1st Edition

    Edited by Saul J. Takahashi

    The human rights issues in Japan are multifaceted. Over decades, domestic and international human rights organisations have raised concerns, but government obstinacy has meant there has been little progress. Recommendations of UN human rights bodies are routinely ignored, and statements by the…

    Hardback – 2019-03-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Lay and Expert Contributions to Japanese Criminal Justice book cover

    Lay and Expert Contributions to Japanese Criminal Justice

    1st Edition

    By Erik Herber

    This book examines the little or not previously researched roles and contributions of non-legal professionals in Japanese criminal justice, against the background of recent social and legal changes that either gave birth to or affected the roles played by these "outsiders". On the basis of a wealth…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge

  • Civil Unrest and Governance in Hong Kong: Law and Order from Historical and Cultural Perspectives book cover

    Civil Unrest and Governance in Hong Kong

    Law and Order from Historical and Cultural Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael H.K. Ng, John D Wong

    This book examines important social movements in Hong Kong from the perspectives of historical and cultural studies. Conventionally regarded as one of the most politically stable cities in Asia, Hong Kong has yet witnessed many demonstrations and struggles against the colonial and post-colonial…

    Paperback – 2018-12-26 
    Routledge

  • Routledge Handbook of Human Rights in Asia book cover

    Routledge Handbook of Human Rights in Asia

    1st Edition

    Edited by Fernand de Varennes, Christie M. Gardiner

    The Routledge Handbook of Human Rights in Asia provides a rich study of human rights challenges facing some of the most vulnerable people in Asia. While formal accession to core international human rights instruments is commonplace across the region, the realisation of human rights for many remains…

    Hardback – 2018-12-11 
    Routledge

  • Maritime Law in China: Emerging Issues and Future Developments book cover

    Maritime Law in China

    Emerging Issues and Future Developments, 1st Edition

    Edited by Johanna Hjalmarsson, Jenny Jingbo Zhang

    The Chinese maritime and shipping market has been expanding enormously in recent times as its commercial capacity to perform shipping, ship building, banking and insurance activities grows and the role of the State as guarantor of commerce is gradually reduced. This book provides a detailed guide…

    Paperback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Contemporary Commercial Law

  • East Asian Law: Universal Norms and Local Cultures book cover

    East Asian Law

    Universal Norms and Local Cultures, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lucie Cheng, Arthur Rosett, Margaret Woo

    This work explores the tension in East Asia between the trend towards a convergence of legal practices in the direction of a universal model and a reassertion of local cultural practices. The trend towards convergence arises in part from 'globalisation', from 'rule of law programs' promulgated by…

    Paperback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge

  • Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia: Imagined Evil book cover

    Propaganda and the Genocide in Indonesia

    Imagined Evil, 1st Edition

    By Saskia E. Wieringa, Nursyahbani Katjasungkana

    In Indonesia, the events of 1st October 1965 were followed by a campaign to annihilate the Communist Party and its alleged sympathisers. It resulted in the murder of an estimate of one million people – a genocide that counts as one of the largest mass murders after WWII – and the incarceration of…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Ad Hoc Arbitration in China book cover

    Ad Hoc Arbitration in China

    1st Edition

    By Tietie Zhang

    Arbitration is the dominant method in the world for resolving international commercial disputes. As compared with institutional arbitration, ad hoc arbitration has many advantages that make it a preferred way to resolve commercial disputes on many occasions. The Arbitration Law of the People’s…

    Hardback – 2018-10-25
    Routledge

  • ASEAN Law and Regional Integration: Governance and the Rule of Law in Southeast Asia’s Single Market book cover

    ASEAN Law and Regional Integration

    Governance and the Rule of Law in Southeast Asia’s Single Market, 1st Edition

    Edited by Diane A Desierto, David J Cohen

    From 2015, ASEAN transforms itself from a loose economic cooperation with nearly four hundred binding treaties and innumerable communiqués, protocols, and other regional instruments on agriculture and property ownership, trade, investment, telecommunications and information, energy and natural…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge

  • Transnational Crime: European and Chinese Perspectives book cover

    Transnational Crime

    European and Chinese Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Valsamis Mitsilegas, Saskia Hufnagel, Anton Moiseienko, Shi Yanan, Liu Mingxiang

    This volume offers a diverse set of perspectives on transnational crime. Providing a wide-ranging overview of the legal and policy issues that arise in connection with various forms of transnational crime, the authors outline the criminal justice responses adopted across different jurisdictions.…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02
    Routledge
    The Queen Mary-Renmin Series on Comparative Criminal Justice Issues in China and Europe

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