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George Washington University Law School

Sunday, August 10, 2008

New book on Chinese legal history

The Journal of Asian Studies has just published a favorable review of the following book; looks interesting.

Writing and Law in Late Imperial China: Crime, Conflict, and Judgment. Edited by Robert E. Hegel and Katherine Carlitz. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 2007. xv, 343 pp. $65.00 (cloth)

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As one of the authors, I thank you for the plug. It is indeed an interesting set of essays. Credit is due Bob Hegel and Katherine Carlitz for conceiving of the conference and putting the volume together.


Jonathan Ocko
Professor, Department of History, North Carolina State University, Raleigh NC
Adjunct Professor of Legal History, Duke University School of Law

Posted by: Jonathan Ocko | Aug 18, 2008 8:24:23 AM

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