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NCJ Number: 31193 Find in a Library
Title: CHINA (FROM FRONTIERS OF REPRESSION, PART 1, NEGLIGENCE, ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL LAW, EASTERN-BLOC COUNTRIES - SEE NCJ-31189)
Author(s): R DEKKERS
Corporate Author: Parc Leopold
Editions de L'universite de
Bruxelles
Belgium
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 11
Type: Survey (Cross-Cultural)
Format: Document
Language: French
Country: Belgium
Annotation: BRIEF OUTLINE OF SOME CHARACTERISTICS OF CHINESE CULTURE AND CIVILIZATION TO EXPLAIN WHY THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA HAS A VERY LOW CRIME RATE AND DOES NOT HAVE A CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM SIMILAR TO THOSE IN THE WEST.
Abstract: THE APPROACH TO CRIME PROBLEMS IN CHINA IS EDUCATIONAL RATHER THAN REPRESSIVE. DESCRIBED ARE IMPRESSIONS GATHERED BY A BELGIAN VISITOR TO CHINA, INCLUDING COURT AND CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS. INCLUDED IS A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF SOURCES ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN CHINA, THE SOVIET UNION, AND OTHER EASTERN-BLOC COUNTRIES. --IN FRENCH
Index Term(s): Bolivia; China; Crime Rate; Cross-cultural comparisons; Cultural influences; Foreign countries; Foreign criminal justice systems; Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)
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