Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 June 2005

545 Pages

ISBN: 9780379215212

Bookseller Code (07)

Justice and Civil Procedure in Japan

Carl F. Goodman

A Oceana TM Publication

  • A unique guide to the reality of litigation in Japan
  • Includes an in-depth analysis of the philosophical bent of the supreme court
  • Looks at how the judicial system has responded to the demands of the urban population
  • Discusses how new reforms in lawyer training are expected to improve the civil justice system
  • Explores contemporary avenues and uses of Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • A timely, unique guide relating modern civil procedure to aspects of Japanese society from both the feudal and prewar period
  • Provides checklists of differing societal and cultural approaches of the American and Japanese systems that have major impact on current legal practices

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