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Journal of Asian Studies (1966) 25 (4): 621–644.
Published: 01 August 1966
...David C. Buxbaum Abstract The development of Chinese family law in Malaysia and Singapore provides an interesting case study of an attempt to fuse elements of two disparate legal systems in a foreign social climate. The present court system of Malaysia and Singapore and the adjective law are based...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (4): 1095–1098.
Published: 01 November 2012
...Hongying Wang China's Journey toward the Rule of Law: Legal Reform, 1978–2008 . Edited by Cai Dingjian and Wang Chenguang . Leiden : Brill , 2010 . xxiv, 560 pp. $246.00 (cloth). Making Law Work: Chinese Laws in Context . Edited by Mattias Burell and Marina Svensson . Ithaca...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2018) 77 (2): 526–535.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Bill Mihalopoulos Gender and Law in the Japanese Imperium . Edited by Susan L. Burns and Barbara J. Brooks . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2014 . ix, 301 pp. ISBN: 9780824837150 (cloth, also available as e-book). Modern Girls on the Go: Gender, Mobility, and Labor...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (4): 745–747.
Published: 01 August 1978
...Rosser H. Brockman, J.D. Law and Politics in China's Foreign Trade . Edited By Victor H. LI . Seattle : University of Washington Press (Asian Law Series 4), 1977 . xx , 467 pp. Appendixes, Index. $20.00 The Foreign Trade of China: Policy, Law and Practice . By Gene T. Hsiao...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2000) 59 (1): 136–138.
Published: 01 February 2000
...Kunal Parker Law, Capitalism and Power in Asia: The Rule of Law and Legal Institutions . Edited by Kanishka Jayasuriya . London and New York : Routledge , 1999 . xiii, 345 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2000 2000 136 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 723–742.
Published: 01 August 1969
...M. B. Hooker Abstract There is a considerable body of literature on the relationship between common law and various systems of personal laws especially in the Asian context. My only excuse for adding yet another account is this: A technical legal description of this relationship, focusing...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1969) 28 (4): 905–906.
Published: 01 August 1969
...Peter R. Goethals A Source Book of Adat, Chinese Law and the History of Common Law in the Malayan Peninsula . Edited by M. B. Hooker . Singapore : University of Singapore, Malaya Law Review , 1967 . xli , 211 pp. Index, n.p. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1969 1969...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1997) 56 (3): 850–852.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Michael W. Charney Thai Law: Buddhist Law. Essays on the Legal History of Thailand, Laos and Burma . Edited by Andrew Huxley . Bangkok : White Orchid Press , 1996 . vi, 211 pp. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1997 1997 850 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 217–218.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Daniel C. Turack International Law, Human Rights, and Japanese Law . By Yuji Iwasawa . Oxford : Clarendon Press , 1998 . xlii, 355 pp. $105.00 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2001 2001 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 217 issues. Freeman finds closer parallels...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2006) 65 (1): 155–157.
Published: 01 February 2006
...Thomas Moran Literary Culture in Taiwan: Martial Law to Market Law . By Sung-Sheng Yvonne Chang . New York : Columbia University Press , 2004 . x , 271 pp. $34.50 (cloth). Copyright © Association for Asian Studies 2006 2006 B O O K R E V I E W S C H I N A 155 This sense...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (4): 802–803.
Published: 01 August 1980
...R. Randle Edwards Law Without Lawyers: A Comparative View of Law in China and the United States . By Victor H. Li . Boulder : Westview Press , 1978 . xii, 102 pp. Illustrations, Reader's Guide. $11.75 (cloth); $6.50 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1980...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1968) 28 (1): 180–181.
Published: 01 November 1968
...Kwang Lim Koh The Korean Political Tradition and Law: Essays in Korean Law and Legal History . By Pyong-Choon Hahm . Seoul, Korea : Hollym Corporation, Publishers , 1967 . vii, 249 pp. Bibliography, Index, n.p. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1968 1968 180...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1991) 50 (4): 905–906.
Published: 01 November 1991
...Andrew J. Nathan Constitutional Confrontation in Hong Kong: Issues and Implications of the Basic Law . By Michael C. Davis . New York : St. Martin's Press , 1990 . xi, 219 pp. $55.00. Sovereignty and the Status Quo: The Historical Roots of China's Hong Kong Policy . By Kevin P...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 929–931.
Published: 01 November 1992
...Pauline C. Reich Japanese Labor Law . By Kazuo Sugeno . Translated by Leo Kanowitz . Seattle and London : University of Washington Press , 1992 . xix, 714 pp. $60.00. Law, Labour and Society in Japan: From Repression to Reluctant Recognition . By Anthony Woodiwiss . New York...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (1): 94–95.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Robert L. Kidder Asian Indigenous Law: In Interaction with Received Law . Edited by Masaji Chiba . New York : Routledge and Kegan Paul, Methuen , 1986 . xiv , 416 pp. $88.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1988 1988 94 T H E J O U R N A L OF A S I A N...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1988) 47 (2): 328–329.
Published: 01 May 1988
...Philip C. Brown Law and the State in Traditional East Asia: Six Studies on the Sources of East Asian Law . Edited by Brian E. McKnight . Asian Studies at Hawaii 33. Honolulu : University of Hawaii Press , 1987 . x, 182 pp. $20.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1963) 22 (2): 228–229.
Published: 01 February 1963
...Gerard R. Moran; Robert E. Knowlton Burmese Law Tales. The Legal Element in Burmese Folk-lore . By Maung Htin Aung . London : Oxford University Press , 1962 . x , 159 . Appendix, Bibliography, $2.90. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1963 1963 228 JOURNAL OF ASIAN...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1141–1142.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Anita M. Weiss Honour Unmasked: Gender Violence, Law, and Power in Pakistan . By Nafisa Shah . Karachi : Oxford University Press , 2016 . 408 pp. ISBN: 9780199403431 (cloth). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 2017  2017 Nafisa Shah was first...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2017) 76 (4): 1139–1141.
Published: 01 November 2017
...Svati P. Shah Sexual States: Governance and the Struggle over the Antisodomy Law in India . By Jyoti Puri . Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press , 2016 . ISBN: 9870822360261 (cloth, also available in paper and as e-book). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1965) 24 (3): 497–498.
Published: 01 May 1965
...Thomas Berry The Book of Lord Shang; A Classic of the Chinese School of Law . Translated by J. J. L. Duyvandak . Chicago : The University of Chicago Press , 2d. ed. , 1963 . xiv, 346 . $6.50. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1965 1965 BOOK REVIEWS 497 In fact, Fung...