Comparative Perspectives on Criminal Justice in China

Comparative Perspectives on Criminal Justice in China
Author : Michael McConville
Publisher : Edward Elgar Pub
Total Pages : 593
Release : 2013
ISBN 10 : 1781955859
ISBN 13 : 9781781955857
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Comparative Perspectives on Criminal Justice in China Book Description:

'This highly informative and engaging volume on the Chinese criminal justice system today provides a window into the vagaries of law and its operation in the People's Republic. McConville and Pils bring together an impressive array of scholars whose studies span the criminal process. from initial police investigation, through to prosecution and sentencing of defendants, we see how dominant values in the Chinese state and its structures of power make the practice of criminal justice today still intensely political.' - Susan Trevaskes, Griffith University, Australia


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