Law: Asian Law

  • Corruption and Law in Indonesia book cover

    Corruption and Law in Indonesia

    1st Edition

    By Simon Butt

    Indonesia has transformed from one of South East Asia’s most repressive and centralised political systems to its most decentralised and democratic. Despite this, obstacles still remain that hinder Indonesia achieving the ‘rule of law’, and in particular, the country is consistently ranked as having…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Religious Freedom in India: Sovereignty and (Anti) Conversion book cover

    Religious Freedom in India

    Sovereignty and (Anti) Conversion, 1st Edition

    By Goldie Osuri

    Drawing on the critical and theoretical concepts of sovereignty, biopolitics, and necropolitics, this book examines how a normative liberal and secular understanding of India’s religious identity is translatable by Hindu nationalists into discrimination and violence against minoritized religious…

    Paperback – 2017-05-31
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Ending Forced Labour in Myanmar: Engaging a Pariah Regime book cover

    Ending Forced Labour in Myanmar

    Engaging a Pariah Regime, 1st Edition

    By Richard Horsey

    The International Labour Organization’s (ILO) efforts since the early 1990s to address the forced labour situation in Myanmar represent a rare example of success in influencing the behaviour of that regime, and this book gives a first-hand account of these efforts. As the ILO’s representative in…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge Contemporary Southeast Asia Series

  • Confucian Constitutionalism in East Asia book cover

    Confucian Constitutionalism in East Asia

    1st Edition

    By Bui Ngoc Son

    Western liberal constitutionalism has expanded recently, with, in East Asia, the constitutional systems of Japan, South Korea and Taiwan based on Western principles, and with even the socialist polities of China and Vietnam having some regard to such principles. Despite the alleged universal…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Routledge Law in Asia

  • Police Reform in China book cover

    Police Reform in China

    1st Edition

    By Kam C. Wong

    With nearly 20 percent of the world’s population located in China, what happens there is significant to all nations. Sweeping changes have altered the cultural landscape of China, and as opportunities for wealth have grown in recent years, so have opportunities for crime. Police Reform in China…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • Development–induced Displacement, Rehabilitation and Resettlement in India: Current Issues and Challenges book cover

    Development–induced Displacement, Rehabilitation and Resettlement in India

    Current Issues and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by Sakarama Somayaji, Smrithi Talwar

    Compulsory land acquisition and involuntary displacement of communities for a larger public purpose captures the tension of development in the modern state, with the need to balance the interests of the majority while protecting the rights of the minority. In India, informal estimates of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series

  • Corporate Crime in China: History and contemporary debates book cover

    Corporate Crime in China

    History and contemporary debates, 1st Edition

    By Zhenjie Zhou

    Corporate crime in China has garnered worldwide attention and in the recent years we have witnessed positive legislative and administrative efforts by the Chinese government to prevent corporate misconducts. This book first defines the meaning of corporate crime in China and answers the basic…

    Paperback – 2017-04-16

  • Institutional Structure of Financial Regulation: Theories and International Experiences book cover

    Institutional Structure of Financial Regulation

    Theories and International Experiences, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robin Hui Huang, Dirk Schoenmaker

    In light of on-going global financial crises, the institutional structure of financial regulation is currently a subject of significant academic and practical interest. The financial crisis has called into question the adequacy of financial regulation at the national and supranational levels, and…

    Paperback – 2016-11-08
    Routledge Research in Finance and Banking Law

  • China’s Human Rights Lawyers: Advocacy and Resistance book cover

    China’s Human Rights Lawyers

    Advocacy and Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Eva Pils

    This book offers a unique insight into the role of human rights lawyers in Chinese law and politics. In her extensive account, Eva Pils shows how these practitioners are important as legal advocates for victims of injustice and how bureaucratic systems of control operate to subdue and marginalise…

    Paperback – 2016-11-07
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Recent Developments in the South China Sea Dispute: The Prospect of a Joint Development Regime book cover

    Recent Developments in the South China Sea Dispute

    The Prospect of a Joint Development Regime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Wu Shicun, Nong Hong

    The South China Sea region contains potentially huge deposits of petroleum and natural gas, important shipping lanes and fishing areas, and is subject to a number of maritime territorial disputes. This edited volume analyzes the most recent development in the South China Sea dispute looking at the…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26

  • International Investment Law: A Chinese Perspective book cover

    International Investment Law

    A Chinese Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Guiguo Wang

    Increasing and intensified cross-border economic exchange such as trade and investment is an important feature of globalization. In the past, a distinction could be made between capital importing and exporting countries, or host and home countries for foreign direct investment (FDI). Due to…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04
    Routledge Research in International Economic Law

  • Intellectual Property and the New Global Japanese Economy book cover

    Intellectual Property and the New Global Japanese Economy

    1st Edition

    By Ruth Taplin

    The Japanese economy is the second largest in the world and is becoming once more one of the most competitive. Despite the stagnation and deflation experienced during the 1990s, Japan has progressively become more aware of the need to be a global player, in particular under the radical…

    Paperback – 2016-07-13
    Routledge Studies in the Growth Economies of Asia

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