Studying the Factors Influencing the Legal Development in Ancient China

Xuzhi Shang


The legal development of ancient China has undergone a very brilliant period and so far it still has attracted a number of Chinese and foreign scholars. What is the reason why the Ancient Chinese law can develop? This text indicates that the agriculture-based civilization, autocratic centralization, patriarchal society and other factors are the vital factors that lead to the ancient Chinese legal development with features of its own.

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