The role of lawyers in social change: China

Zongling, Shen
March 1993
Case Western Reserve Journal of International Law;Spring93, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p163
Academic Journal
Deals with what comprised the `legal profession' in China. Composition of the people's courts in China; Qualification and term of office of presidents of people's courts; Task of the Supreme Procuratorate; Three types of procurators within the procuratorates; Qualification and terms of the procurators; The Chinese lawyer system under the Interim Regulation on Lawyers enacted in 1980; Law teachers and research personnel.


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