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  • Author:
    Mark A. Allee
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    0804722722
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    978-0804722728
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    Stanford University Press; 1 edition (December 1, 1994)
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    360 pages
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It will be an important reference for understanding how Taiwan society evolved under late imperial rule.

It will be an important reference for understanding how Taiwan society evolved under late imperial rule. Journal of Asian History. More in History-World. The Whole World Was Watching.

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northern Taiwan in the nineteenth century. Published 1994 by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif. Administration of Justice, History, Justice, Administration of, Social conditions, Sociological jurisprudence.

Mark A. Allee: Law and local society in late imperial China: Northern Taiwan in the nineteenth century, xii, 347 pp. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1994. Published online by Cambridge University Press: 05 February 2009. Export citation Request permission.

HI294: The History of Modern China. Section: Major Historiography on the Late Imperial Legal History. Next: Death in Beijing: murder and forensic science. Library availability. Your reading intentions are private to you and will not be shown to other users. What are reading intentions? Setting up reading intentions help you organise your course reading. It makes it easy to scan through your lists and keep track of progress. Here's an example of what they look like: Your reading intentions are also stored in your profile for future reference. How do I set a reading intention.

Allee, Mark A. Law and local society in late imperial China: northern Taiwan in the nineteenth century. Women and Property in China, 960-1949. Law, Society, and Culture in China Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1999. Berry Fong-Chung Hsu. Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1994. Amnesty International.

This study of northern Taiwan during the period 1840-1895 explores the social significance of. .

This study of northern Taiwan during the period 1840-1895 explores the social significance of the traditional Chinese legal system and investigates how individuals utilized the courts to resolve criminal and civil disputes. The received wisdom portrays the court system as a seldom utilized, desperate last resort, and as closed, except to the privileged. In reality, this book reveals that litigants included men and women of both low and high status and that local inhabitants were not slow to appeal to the court system for dispute resolution.

in Late Imperial China : Northern Taiwan in the Nineteenth Century. and how in turn the legal code and court system were adapted to local realities.

Law and Local Society in Late Imperial China : Northern Taiwan in the Nineteenth Century. Based on case files, this study explores the social significance of the traditional Chinese legal system, and investigates how people utilized the courts during the course of criminal and civil disputes.

Entertainment venues in China play an important role in the sexually transmitted disease (STD)/HIV epidemic. Most previous studies have focused on sex workers working in entertainment venues, but little is known about their clients. This study investigated the perceptions and behavior of the patrons visiting entertainment venues. Qualitative in-depth interviews were conducted with 30 male market vendors who visited entertainment venues at least once in the past 3 months in an eastern city in China

Based on case files, this study explores the social significance of the traditional Chinese legal system, and investigates how people utilized the courts during the course of criminal and civil disputes. The author emphasizes the ways in which law shaped social and economic change and how in turn the legal code and court system were adapted to local realities.