Category Archives: Resource for Research

China Law Update: Suzhou Intermediate People’s Court delivered work report with guiding cases in protecting the rights and welfare of seniors

In a work report published in September 2014 the Suzhou Intermediate People’s Court appealed to the whole society to pay attention to the right of elders, who increasingly need and deserve assistance. According to the report, cases of abuse, neglect … Continue reading

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Asia Society eNews, March 24, 2015

Dear Friends, Please see eNews on March 24 2015 from Asia Society titled Lee Kuan Yew Remembered; North Korea Undercover; A Chinese Musical Master, Onstage. You can find a full version of eNews here: Law Asia Institute has a … Continue reading

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CECC Releases Chinese Translation of 2013 Annual Report Executive Summary

美国国会及行政当局中国委员会发布2013年年度报告执行纲要的中文翻文 Congressional-Executive Commission on China January 31, 2014 (Washington, DC)—A Chinese translation of the Executive Summary of the 2013 Annual Report of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China is now available on the Commission’s Web site at The Executive … Continue reading

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Resource for Asian Studies: The Asian Studies Wire

Subscribe to the Asian Studies Wire to receive news on upcoming events, multimedia updates, and other resources from the Asian Studies Program at Georgetown University. Website: The Asian Studies Wire provides you information of recent events on Asia, arranged by … Continue reading

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Legal Research Guide: Personal Status Laws in Selected Arab Jurisdictions

The following link leads to a list provided by the Library of Congress, which identifies personal status laws and related materials in a number of Arab countries, including Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Qatar, Syria, and Tunisia, as … Continue reading

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Faculty needed to teach US-China Relations course in Shanghai

The position is for this year, preferably he/she would already be in China. Typically, we would pay 50,000 RMB per course (about $8,000 USD) for someone with a PhD who does not require housing or travel expenses. Mr. Adam Arthur … Continue reading

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Dui Hua: Reference Materials

Dui Hua’s new Reference Materials blog has been online for three months. The blog on China’s criminal justice system covers reeducation through labor, regulations for police-run mental health (ankang) hospitals, and cases related to the Lord God Sect and Internet speech. Reference Materials:

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A Great Source for Study on China: China Development Brief

China Development Brief (English) is a translation of the China Development Brief, a Chinese-language online and print publication on China’s nonprofit and philanthropic sectors.It reports on nonprofit organizations and NGOs engaged in public welfare activities. It carries feature articles and interview … Continue reading

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