1. Finding a role for law in Asian development / Lucie Cheng, Margaret Y.K. Woo and Arthur Rosett 2. Property rights and indigenous tradition among early twentieth-century Japanese firms / Yoshiro Miwa and J. Mark Ramseyer 3. Markets, democracy and ethnicity / Amy L. Chua 4. Competing conceptions of 'rule of law' in China / Randall Peerenboom 5. Transnational labor, citizenship and the Taiwan state / Lucie Cheng 6. 'Us' and 'them' in Korean law : the creation, accommodation and exclusion of outsiders in South Korea / Chulwoo Lee 7. Internal migrants and the challenge of the 'floating population' in the PRC / Dorothy J. Solinger 8. The historical roots of stasis and change in Japanese legal education / Kahei Rokumoto 9. Of lawyers lost and found : searching for legal professionalism in the People's Republic of China / William P. Alford 10. Chinese courts and law reform in post-Mao China / Stanley Lubman.