Constitutional Confrontation in Hong Kong

Issues and Implications of the Basic Law

  • Michael C. Davis

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  7. Back Matter
    Pages 151-219

About this book


An examination of China's accommodation of Western constitutional values, in the light of the pending return of British Hong Kong to China. The Joint Declaration which governs the return guarantees a continuance of these values, and this study looks at the resulting tensions between East and West.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Michael C. Davis
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  1. 1.The Chinese University of Hong KongHong Kong

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