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True crimes in eighteenth-century China : twenty case histories
AuthorHegel, Robert E., 1943-
Epstein, Maram
McNicholas, Mark
Waley-Cohen, Joanna
Pub. LocationSeattlePublisherUniversity of Washington Press
Date2009Phys. Desc.pdf. [xvii, 285 p. ; 23 cm.]
LocationDigital ArchivesCall NumberKNQ39.T78 2009d
True crimes in eighteenth-century China : twenty case histories / compiled and translated by Robert E. Hegel ; with contributions by Maram Epstein, Mark McNicholas, and Joanna Waley-Cohen.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-277) and index.

Judicial procedures -- Interrogation techniques -- Intent and premeditated violence -- Failure of "Confucian" family values -- Control of politically marginal groups and individuals -- Social mobility and crime -- Imperial intervention.

Local access dig.pdf. [Hegel-True Crimes.pdf]
Online via Gleeson Library.

Trials--China--18th century
Trial practice--China--History
Criminal justice, Administration of--China--History
Criminal investigation--China--History--18th century--Sources
Criminal law--China--History--Sources
Crime--China--History--18th century--Sources
Law--China--Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
SeriesAsian law series ; no. 20
Rec. TypeDigital Book (PDF)LanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #19594
ISBN9780295800158 ; 0295800151LCCN2008046287OCLC264027228