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Title: People's Republic of China - Possibilities for Comparative Criminology
Journal: International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice  Volume:7  Issue:1  Dated:(Spring 1983)  Pages:151-156
Author(s): E H Johnson
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 6
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Type: Survey (Cross-Cultural)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The People's Republic of China has developed a macro control system based on 'political education' and an integrated matrix of social institutions that are in sharp contrast to the criminal justice model of Western nations.
Abstract: This rich opportunity for comparative criminology may become increasingly accessible as a consequence of the current Chinese effort at modernization. This paper explores the nature of the opportunity and the difficulties that must be surmounted. (Publisher abstract)
Index Term(s): China; Foreign criminal justice systems; US/foreign comparisons
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