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Public Law, Private Practice

Politics, Profit, and the Legal Profession in Nineteenth-Century Japan

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674066779

Publication Date: 08/19/2013

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334 pages

6 x 9 inches

4 tables

Harvard University Asia Center > Harvard East Asian Monographs

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Flaherty’s work is ground-breaking… Flaherty’s book offers readers an overarching description of both legal practices and the activities of legal practitioners in Japan from the 1600s (the Edo era) to the 1890s (the middle of the Meiji era)… Flaherty’s dynamic book on the Japanese legal profession has opened the door to many new areas of scholarship, and will no doubt become standard reading for both legal and political historians.—Makiko Hayashi, Japan Review

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