Asian Law Products

  • Colonial Policing and the Transnational Legacy

    The Global Dynamics of Policing Across the Lusophone Community

    Edited by Conor O'Reilly

    This book examines the historical evolution and shifting global dynamics of policing in the Portuguese-speaking world. Comprising original contributions from a multi-disciplinary range of experts, it traces the role of policing within and across this transnational assemblage of nations, connected…

    Hardback – 2017-03-01 
    Routledge

  • The Judicial System and Reform in Post-Mao China

    Stumbling Towards Justice

    By Yuwen Li

    This comprehensive study examines the development and changing characteristics of the judicial system and reform process over the past three decades in China. As the role of courts in society has increased so too has the amount of public complaints about the judiciary. At the same time, political…

    Paperback – 2017-01-11 
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Administrative Litigation Systems in Greater China and Europe

    By Yuwen Li

    Administrative litigation systems are a rapidly developing legal field in many countries. This book provides a comparative study of the administrative litigation systems in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan and Macao, as well as a number of selected European countries that covers both states with an…

    Paperback – 2017-01-11 
    Routledge
    The Rule of Law in China and Comparative Perspectives

  • Foucault, Buddhism and Disciplinary Rules

    By Malcolm Voyce

    This book suggests that previous critiques of the rules of Buddhist monks (Vinaya) may now be reconsidered in order to deal with some of the assumptions concerning the legal nature of these rules and to provide a focus on how Vinaya texts may have actually operated in practice. Malcolm Voyce…

    Hardback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Chinese Insurance Contracts

    Law and Practice

    By Zhen Jing

    Chinese Insurance Contracts: Law and Practice is the first systematic text written in English on the law of insurance in China. This book offers a critical analysis of the major principles, doctrines and concepts of insurance contract law in China. At every point the analysis discusses the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Informa Law from Routledge
    Lloyd's Insurance Law Library

  • Routledge Handbook of Corruption in Asia

    Edited by Ting Gong, Ian Scott

    Corruption in Asia ranges from the venal rent-seeking of local officials to the million-dollar bribes received by corrupt politicians; from excessive position-related consumption to future job offers in the private sector for compliant public servants; from money-laundering to ‘white elephant’…

    Hardback – 2016-12-09 
    Routledge

  • Of Doubt and Proof

    Ritual and Legal Practices of Judgment

    By Daniela Berti, Anthony Good

    All institutions concerned with the process of judging - whether it be deciding between alternative courses of action, determining a judge’s professional integrity, assigning culpability for an alleged crime, or ruling on the credibility of an asylum claimant - are necessarily directly concerned…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Routledge
    Juris Diversitas

  • Refugee Law and Practice in Japan

    By Osamu Arakaki

    This volume examines the development of refugee law and policy in Japan. The book discusses systemic weaknesses and compares the evolution of law in other states to highlight problems in Japan's refugee determination system. Ultimately, the book calls for Japan to reform failing systems and take…

    Paperback – 2016-11-30
    Routledge
    Law and Migration

  • NGOs in China and Europe

    Comparisons and Contrasts

    Edited by Yuwen Li

    This volume presents a comparison of the experiences of NGOs in China and Europe. The chapters on China contain the most comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of various types of NGOs currently active in the country. The contributions on foreign NGOs in China, non-governmental think tanks, public…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Policing in Hong Kong

    By Kam C. Wong

    This book is one of the first to document the challenges and opportunities facing the Hong Kong police force following the reversion of political authority from the UK to China in 1997. Thematically organized and oriented towards those issues of greatest concern to the public, such as police…

    Paperback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Chinese Immigration Law

    By Guofu Liu

    Lacking a single immigration code, Chinese immigration law is widespread, encompassing a variety of laws, regulations and policies, some of which are internal and closed. There is also no immigration cases system. These factors have combined to make the study and understanding of the system…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge

  • Modern Chinese Real Estate Law

    Property Development in an Evolving Legal System

    By Gregory M. Stein

    With massive growth taking place in the real estate industry, how can China develop a free market and private ownership of land while still officially subscribing to Communist ideology? This study uses fieldwork interviews to establish how the Chinese real estate market operates in practice from…

    Paperback – 2016-11-17
    Routledge
    Law, Property and Society

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