Introduction : the changing face of dispute resolution / Joachim Zekoll, Moritz Bälz and Iwo Amelung Formalisation of alternative dispute resolution processes : some socio-legal thoughts / Michael Palmer The private in public, the public in private : the blurring boundary between public and private dispute resolution / Deborah R. Hensler China's dispute-resolution mechanisms and innovation in the transformation era / Yujun Feng and Xiaolong Peng Mediation and the rule of law : the Chinese landscape / Hualing Fu No alternative : resolving disputes Japanese style / Eric A. Feldman Judicial dispute resolution and its many alternatives : the Nordic experience / Pia Letto-Vanamo "Explaining" and "mediating" is more important than penalties : a comprehensive explanation of the resolution of minor cases at county level in late-imperial China (1368-1911) / Jiang Yu The diversification and formalisation of ADR in Japan : the effect of enacting the act on the promotion of the use of alternative dispute resolution / Kota Fukui In/formalisation and globalisation of international commercial arbitration and investment treaty arbitration in Asia / Luke Nottage Informalism and formalism in the history of ADR in the United States and an exploration of the sources, character, and implications of formalism in a court-sponsored programme / Wayne Brazil Unlocking justice and markets : the promise of consumer ADR / Christopher Hodges Private law enforcement and ADR : an arranged marriage / Gerhard Wagner.
""This book is part of an interdisciplinary research project based at Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main under the title "Extrajudicial and Judicial Conflict Resolution"... The beginnings of the present volume date back to a conference in Frankfurt (20-21 July 2013) ... in co-operation with Goethe University's Institute for International and European Private and Comparative Law and the Interdisciplinary Center for East-Asia Studies (IZO)" -- Acknowledgements.
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