Pilot Study



This chapter offers the necessary background, research methodology, and descriptions and preliminary observations of a pilot study conducted in China. The empirical legal study which was carried out in J Province located in the southeast region of China from 2009–2011 serves as the major data source for the remaining chapters.


Criminal Justice Legal Representation Criminal Procedure Defense Attorney Criminal Trial 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Criminology and Criminal JusticeNortheastern UniversityBostonUSA

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