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Author Ren, Xin.

Title Tradition of the law and law of the tradition : law, state, and social control in China / Xin Ren
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1997

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Description xviii, 174 pages ; 25 cm
Series Contributions in criminology and penology, 0732-4464 ; no. 50
Contributions in criminology and penology. 0732-4464 ; no. 50
Contents Foreword / Marvin Wolfgang -- Editorial Notes on Pinyin Transliteration -- Introduction: Law, State, and Social Control in China: Marxism or Confucianism? -- Pt. I. Tradition of the Law. Ch. 1. The Chinese Legal Tradition: Law and Morality. Ch. 2. The Rules of Punishment in Traditional Law -- Pt. II. Law of the Tradition. Ch. 3. Political Power and Judicial Independence: Marxist Ideology, the Communist Party, and the Role of Law. Ch. 4. The Class Division and Equal Rights before the Law. Ch. 5. Punishing for Thought: Counterrevolutionary Crime in Chinese Law. Ch. 6. The Principle of Voluntariness in Chinese Law and Morality -- Conclusion: Chinese Law under a Socialist Mantle -- App. Chronology of Chinese History
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [147]-168) and index
Subject Criminal justice, Administration of -- Social aspects -- China.
Law -- Moral and ethical aspects -- China.
Law -- Social aspects -- China.
Social control.
China -- Social life and customs.
LC no. 96020676
ISBN 0313290962