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Asian law series ; no. 21.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : religion and Chinese legal cosmology Early Ming legal cosmology : embodying heavenly principle and human sentiment The Great Ming Code and the world of spirits : regulating rituals in communicating with deities The Great Ming Code and the human realm : creating boundaries for the Ming empire The Great Ming Code and officialdom : rectifying mediating representatives.