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Spring 2020 History: East Asian GU4891 section 001
LAW IN CHINESE HISTORY

Call Number 15756
Day & Time
Location
R 4:10pm-6:00pm
1102 International Affairs Building
Points 4
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Madeleine H Zelin - e-mail
Type SEMINAR
Course Description An introduction to major issues of concern to legal historians as viewed through the lens of Chinese legal history.  Issues covered include civil and criminal law, formal and informal justice, law and the family, law and the economy, the search for law beyond state-made law and legal codes, and the question of rule of law in China.  Chinese codes and course case records and other primary materials in translation will be analyzed to develop a sense of the legal system in theory and in practice.
Web Site Vergil
Department East Asian Languages and Cultures
Enrollment 11 students (15 max) as of 8:03AM Saturday, June 6, 2020
Subject History: East Asian
Number GU4891
Section 001
Division Interfaculty
Campus Morningside
Section key 20201HSEA4891W001

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