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Alford, William P.

Overview
Works: 75 works in 121 publications in 4 languages and 958 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference proceedings  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Thesis advisor
Classifications: E748.S883, 973.91
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Most widely held works about William P Alford
 
Most widely held works by William P Alford
To steal a book is an elegant offense : intellectual property law in Chinese civilization by William P Alford( Book )
7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study examines the law of intellectual property in China from imperial times to the present. It draws on history, politics, economics, sociology, and the arts, and on interviews with officials, business people, lawyers, and perpetrators and victims of "piracy." The author asks why the Chinese, with their early bounty of scientific and artistic creations, are only now devising legal protection for such endeavours and why such protection is more rhetoric than reality on the Chinese mainland. In the process, he sheds light on the complex relation between law and political culture in China. The book goes on to examine recent efforts in the People's Republic of China to develop intellectual property law, and uses this example to highlight the broader problems with China's programme of law reform
Raising the bar : the emerging legal profession in East Asia ( Book )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prospects for the professions in China ( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Professionals are a growing group in China and increasingly make their presence felt in governance and civil society. At the same time, however, professionals in the West are under increasing pressure from commercialism or scepticism about their ability to rise above self-interest. This book focuses on professionals in China and asks whether developing countries have a fateful choice: to embrace Western models of professional organization as they now exist, or to set off on an independent path, adapting elements of Western practices to their own historical and cultural situation. In doing so, the authors in this volume discuss a wealth of issues, including: the historic antecedents of modern Chinese professionalism; the implications of professionalism as an import in China; the impact of socialism, the developmental state and rampant commercialism on the professions in China; and the feasibility of liberal professions in an illiberal state. To conclude, the book considers whether there might be an emerging professionalism with Chinese characteristics, and how this might have an impact on the professions elsewhere. Prospects for the Professions in China will be of interest to students and scholars of Chinese Studies, law, sociology, medical studies and cultural studies
On active service in peace and war by Henry L Stimson( Book )
10 editions published between 1948 and 1971 in 3 languages and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry L. Stimson var USA's forsvarsminister i perioderne 1911 - 1913 og 1940-45 under 2. Verdenskrig og udenrigsminister i perioden 1929 -1933. I sine erindringer beskriver han bl.a. den økonomiske krise i 1930'erne, optakten til 2. Verdenskrig herunder Japans oprustning og dominans i Østasien samt 2. Verdenskrig
The professions in China ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Democracy and nationalism in Europe by Henry L Stimson( Book )
4 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Qie shu wei ya zui : Zhonghua wen hua zhong de zhi shi chan quan fa by William P Alford( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Comparative law, China : Law 278 by William P Alford( Book )
3 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
UCLA School of Law course materials containing photocopied articles for Law 278, taught Fall semester 1987
A current appraisal of Chinese, Japanese, and Korean legal research by American Association of Law Libraries( Recording )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Major issues in Chinese legal history : Comparative Law Seminar by William P Alford( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On active service in peace and in war by William P Alford( Book )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pact of Paris: three years of development by Henry L Stimson( Book )
3 editions published in 1932 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical studies of Chinese law : a bibliography of materials in Chinese and Japanese published between 1988 and 1994 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
London naval treaty by Henry L Stimson( Book )
3 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Have you eaten? Have you divorced? : debating the meaning of freedom in marriage in China by William P Alford( )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The United States and the other American republics : a discussion of recent events ; address before the Council on Foreign Relations, New York City, Febr. 6, 1931 by Henry Lewis Stimson( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Law 516, Spring 1986 : the changing international legal order : a Chinese perspective by William P Alford( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
UCLA School of Law course materials containing photocopied articles for Law 516, taught Spring semester, 1986
International business transactions : Law 271, Spring 1983 by William P Alford( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
UCLA School of Law course materials containing photocopied articles for Law 271, taught Spring semester, 1983
The changing international legal order, a Chinese perspective : Law 516 by William P Alford( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
UCLA School of Law course materials containing photocopied articles for Law 516, taught Spring semester 1984
International business transactions : Law 271, Spring 1986 by William P Alford( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
UCLA School of Law course materials containing photocopied articles for Law 271, taught Spring semester, 1986
 
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Alternative Names
Alford, W.P.
Alford, William P
An Shoulian
安, 守廉
安守廉
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