Power and Justice

Disputes Resolution in a North China Village

Xudong Zhao

PDF
ca. 89,24
iTunes Thalia.de Weltbild.de Hugendubel Bücher.de ebook.de kobo Mayersche Osiander Google Books Barnes&Noble bol.com
* Affiliatelinks/Werbelinks
Hinweis: Affiliatelinks/Werbelinks
Links auf reinlesen.de sind sogenannte Affiliate-Links. Wenn du auf so einen Affiliate-Link klickst und über diesen Link einkaufst, bekommt reinlesen.de von dem betreffenden Online-Shop oder Anbieter eine Provision. Für dich verändert sich der Preis nicht.

Springer Berlin Heidelberg img Link Publisher

Sozialwissenschaften, Recht, Wirtschaft / Sonstiges

Beschreibung

This book discusses the relationship, interaction and conflict between everyday life and various institutions in a specific village in North China, with a focus on the formal and informal legal systems. It vividly describes the village’s “legal construction problems” as well as the customs and laws, and such it can be seen as a historical and innovative comment on China’s problems.
 
The book is based on the author’s field investigations assessing vast amounts of material concerning local organizations, formal and informal authorities, economic exchange, religious rituals, as well as interviews with villagers and numerous court files. It presents an in-depth exploration of “pluralism of authority” in China’s rural society, and examines how various authorities were formed. It also summarizes how various local disputes are resolved and discusses the villagers’ understanding of the concept of “justice.” Lastly, it suggests ways in which national law and local customs could communicate and collaborate.


Weitere Titel von diesem Autor
Weitere Titel zum gleichen Preis
Cover Beyond Political Skin
Phạm Văn Thuỷ
Cover Aesthetics and Politics
Ole Marius Hylland
Cover Diaspora of the City
İlay Romain Örs

Kundenbewertungen

Schlagwörter

Dispute Resolution, Li Village, Authority Pluralism, Village Fieldwork, Custom and Law, Power Structure Transition, Harmony, Justice, Justice in Harmony, China's Rural Society