Sovereign Power and the Law in China

Zones of Exception in the Criminal Justice System

Flora Sapio

Status: 
€154,00
$186.00
ISBN13: 
9789004182455
E-ISBN: 
9789004187689
Publication Date: 
July 2010
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xiv, 369 pp.
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ISSN: 
1570-1344
Volume: 
18

Edited by Pei-yin Lin, University of Hong Kong ; Weipin Tsai, University of London

Print, Profit, and Perception examines the dramatic knowledge expansion and dynamic cross-cultural exchanges occurring in China and Taiwan from 1895 to 1949. The nine chapters, heavily case-studied, collectively address the co-existence of globalization and localization processes in the period.
Series: 
Volume: 
28
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259102
E-ISBN: 
9789004259119
Publication date: 
February 2014
€127,00
$152.00

Edited by Jing Tsu, Yale University and Benjamin A. Elman, Princeton University

Science and Technology in Modern China, 1880s-1940s looks at the transnational routes for the development of science and technology in the first pivotal decades of modern China.
Series: 
Volume: 
27
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004258532
E-ISBN: 
9789004268784
Publication date: 
February 2014
€126,00
$151.00

John R. Watt, ABMAC Foundation

This study shows how a small number of medical reformers introduced modern healthcare services between 1928-1945 in China when Chinese people were suffering by the millions from infectious disease, maternal child mortality, and battlefield casualties.
Series: 
Volume: 
26
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004310766
E-ISBN: 
9789004256460
Publication date: 
December 2015
€41,00
$49.00

John R. Watt, ABMAC Foundation

This study shows how a small number of medical reformers introduced modern healthcare services between 1928-1945 in China when Chinese people were suffering by the millions from infectious disease, maternal child mortality, and battlefield casualties.
Series: 
Volume: 
26
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004256453
E-ISBN: 
9789004256460
Publication date: 
October 2013
€149,00
$179.00

Jin Liu, Georgia Institute of Technology

In Signifying the Local, Jin Liu examines contemporary cultural productions rendered in local languages and dialects (fangyan) in the fields of television, cinema, music, and literature in mainland China.
Series: 
Volume: 
25
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259010
E-ISBN: 
9789004259027
Publication date: 
August 2013
€142,00
$166.00

Carolyn FitzGerald, Auburn University

In Fragmenting Modernisms, Carolyn FitzGerald traces the evolution of Chinese modernism during the War of Resistance against Japan (1937-45) and Chinese Civil War (1945-49) through a series of close readings of fiction, poetry, film, and visual art.
Series: 
Volume: 
24
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004250987
E-ISBN: 
9789004250994
Publication date: 
June 2013
€151,00
$177.00

Edited by Christian Henriot, University of Lyon and Wen-hsin Yeh, University of California at Berkeley

In Visualizing China, the authors launch a broad inquiry aimed at a synergistic understanding of the story of visuality in modern China. The essays cluster around several nodal points including photographs, advertising, posters and movies, from the 1840s to the 1960s.
Series: 
Volume: 
23
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004228207
E-ISBN: 
9789004233751
Publication date: 
November 2012
€178,00
$224.00

Florian Schneider, Leiden University

In Visual Political Communication in Popular Chinese Television Series, Florian Schneider analyses political discourses in Chinese TV dramas, the most popular entertainment format in China today.
Series: 
Volume: 
22
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004221482
E-ISBN: 
9789004221499
Publication date: 
September 2012
€124,00
$149.00

Zheng Yangwen, University of Manchester

This volume challenges the “Walled Kingdom” perspective. China reached out to the seas far more actively than historians have allowed, while the maritime world shaped China, Qing China in particular, much more than the continental world. It gave birth to and defined Chinese modernity.
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789004281608
E-ISBN: 
9789004194786
Publication date: 
October 2011
€42,00
$50.00

Zheng Yangwen

This volume challenges the “Walled Kingdom” perspective. China reached out to the seas far more actively than historians have allowed, while the maritime world shaped China, Qing China in particular, much more than the continental world. It gave birth to and defined Chinese modernity.
Series: 
Volume: 
21
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004194779
E-ISBN: 
9789004194786
Publication date: 
October 2011
€149,00
$180.00

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