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Extraterritoriality in China the case against abolition by H. G. W. Woodhead

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English



  • China,
  • China.


  • Exterritoriality.,
  • Justice, Administration of -- China.,
  • Courts -- China.,
  • Rural industries -- China.,
  • China -- Foreign relations.,
  • China -- Economic conditions -- 1912-1949.

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StatementH. G. W. Woodhead. The growth and decline of rural industrial enterprise in north China / H. D. Fong. Extent and effects of industrialization in China / Franklin L. Ho and H. D. Fong.
SeriesThe Modern Chinese economy, Modern Chinese economy.
ContributionsFang, Hsien-tʻing, 1902-, Ho, Franklin Lien, 1897-1975.
LC ClassificationsJX1570.Z6 E9 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination72, 83, 34 p. :
Number of Pages83
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4751513M
ISBN 100824042808
LC Control Number78074343

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Cloth. Very good hardback copies. (reprint of ), xvi, pp and viii, pp. A thorough study of the history, development, and nature of the legal system of extraterritoriality that fully developed in nineteenth century China essentially granting an exemption from Chinese laws for westerners. Seller Inventory # Extraterritoriality in China. [New York?] American Council, Institute of Pacific Relations, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James T Shotwell; Institute of Pacific Relations. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. The development of extraterritoriality in China, Volume 1 The Development of Extraterritoriality in China, George Williams Keeton: Author: . Without denying the vast political, social and economic implications of extraterritoriality in China, Fishel sees extraterritoriality as first and foremost a juridical device, and scoped his book accordingly, with lengthy discussions on the legality of, revisions to, and fates (and ends) of the various 'unequal treaties' China was party to.

Sir Robert Hart, who worked and lived in China for many years, had said in his book, 'These froin the Land of Sinim, ' 'The extraterritoriality stipulation may have relieved the native official of some troublesome duties, but it has always been felt to be offensive and humilia- ting, and has ever a disintegrating effect, leading the people, on the one hand, to despise their own . End of extraterritoriality in China. Berkeley, Los Angeles, University of California Press, (OCoLC) Online version: Fishel, Wesley R. End of extraterritoriality in China. Berkeley, Los Angeles, University of California Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Wesley R Fishel.   The End Of Exterritoriality In China (民国时期治外法权著作, ) Millard Thomas(老中国通密勒, Fabc Press, Shanghai) by Millard Thomas. Extraterritoriality - China. Although the Ottoman Empire was the first to enact a capitulatory system that established the basis for extraterritorial privileges, it was in China that the extraterritoriality system was developed most extensively. The origin of extraterritoriality in China has been traced to the T'ang dynasty (–).

For further readings on the abolishment of extraterritorial jurisdiction in China, see Quincy Wright, ‘The End of Extraterritoriality in China’, The American Journal of International no. 2 (): ; Wesley R Fishel, The End of Extraterritoriality in China. (Octagon Books, ); John Carter Vincent, Author: Mariya Tait Slys.   Based on a cross-cultural comparison of the emergence, function, and abolition of these court systems in Japan, the Ottoman Empire, and China, Turan Kayaoglu elaborates a theory of extraterritoriality, comparing the nineteenth-century British example with the post-World War II American legal by:   Par Cassel's first book explores extraterritoriality and the ways in which Western power operated in Japan and China from the s to the s. In Japan, the treaties established in the s were abolished after drastic regime change a decade later and replaced by European-style reciprocal agreements by /5.   The Passing of Extraterritoriality in China. OF LATE years there has been a growing conviction on the part of governments whose nationals enjoy extraterritorial privileges in China that these privileges, which confer on foreigners in China immunity from Chinese jurisdiction, must be given by: 1.