The Road to Constitutional Government in China

  • Zhangrun XuEmail author


While the need for, and benefits of, a constitutional government in China were entirely clear to both Chinese enthusiasts and Liang Shu-ming, the crucial question remained: could and how it be achieved? Things did not fall into place as the enthusiastic zealots of constitutional government desired. As a consequence, their approaches which were premised upon a simple model of horizontal legal transplantation, then became more and more questionable and were increasingly seen as untenable.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of LawTsinghua UniversityBeijingChina

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