HIST 478 Pre-modern Chinese Law and Society (3 credits)

Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)


History : The history of Chinese law and society from early pre-imperial to late imperial times. Themes include the philosophical basis of Chinese law; development of different forms of legislation; practice of pre-modern law; law and social and political change; military law; legal cases translated from primary sources.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2017-2018 academic year.

  • Prerequisite: Any 300-level course in Chinese history or permission of the instructor.