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Sentiment, reason, and law : policing in the Republic of China on Taiwan / Jeffrey T. Martin.

Author/Creator:
Martin, Jeffrey T., author.
Publication:
Ithaca [New York] : Cornell University Press, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
175 pages ; 23 cm.
Series:
Police/worlds : studies in security, crime, and governance
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Subjects:
Police -- Taiwan.
Law enforcement -- Political aspects -- Taiwan.
Law enforcement -- Political aspects.
Police.
Taiwan.
Summary:
"The Republic of China on Taiwan spent nearly four decades as a single-party state under dictatorial rule (1949-1987) before transitioning to liberal democracy. This book describes the social life of a neighborhood police station during the first rotation in executive power following the democratic transition"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents:
Backstage passage
The paichusuo and the jurisdiction of qing
Policing and the politics of care
Administrative repair
Holding things together
Strong democracy, weak police.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other format:
Online version: Martin, Jeffrey T. Sentiment, reason, and law.
ISBN:
9781501740046
1501740040
9781501740053
1501740059
9781501740060
1501740067
OCLC:
1084635679