Power versus law in modern China : cities, courts, and the Communist Party

Fang, Qiang, 1968- author
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  • Creator Qiang Fang and Xiaobing Li
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Lexington, Kentucky : The University Press of Kentucky, [2017]
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    • 249 pages ; 24 cm
  • ISBNs 0813173930, 9780813173931, 0813173949, 9780813173948, 0813173957, 9780813173955
  • OCLC ocn974470578

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Introduction : power vs. law in Chinese history -- Urban war at the Yangzi River -- Waitan Garden : law, law enforcement, and lawyer -- Wuhan's showdown at the supreme court -- Xuzhou : a teacher vs. the powerful governments -- Professor Wang's costly battle against local power -- Shanghai and Chongqing : the winner, loser, and prisoners -- Conclusion : urban power groups and the CCP's political survival