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Author Colombo, Giorgio Fabio

Title Justice and International Law in Meiji Japan The María Luz Incident and the Dawn of Modernity
Published Milton : Taylor & Francis Group, 2023


Description 1 online resource (135 p.)
Series Routledge Research in Legal History Ser
Routledge Research in Legal History Ser
Contents Cover -- Endorsement -- Half Title -- Series -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Acknowledgement -- 1 Introduction -- Prologue -- Legal Modernization and the Road to Modernity in Japan -- Methodology -- 2 Background -- Facts of the Case -- Points of Contention -- 3 Criminal Proceedings -- Lack of Legislation -- Composition of the Court -- Procedural Law -- Substantive Law -- 4 Civil Proceedings -- Procedural Law -- Language of the Procedure -- Substantive Law -- 5 International Dispute Resolution and Arbitration -- Diplomatic Relations and the Treaty Regime -- Arbitration
The Peruvian Claim -- The Japanese Response -- The Award -- 6 Conclusions: The Legacy of the María Luz Incident -- A Trial on Trial: Dialogues between Japan and the West -- Implications for Japan's International Standing -- Japan and International Arbitration -- Epilogue -- Index
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Subject International and municipal law-Japan-History-19th century
Indentured servants-Legal status, laws, etc.-History-19th century
Capitulations-Japan-History-19th century
Labor laws and legislation, International-History-19th century
Arbitration (International law)-History-19th century
Japan-Foreign relations-1868-1912
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781000834765