anglo-american legal education, china's law elites, english-chinese anglo-american law dictionary, gen webin, international law, law, lu shengzu, ni zhengy, pan handian, sheng zhenwei, soochow university school of law, wang yuhua, xu kaishu, yu weiyi, zhou chenwen

China’s Law Elites, Sages, and Luminaries Forgotten for 30 Years (Part 2)

We continue the intriguing story of the heroes from China who saved a priceless heritage from extinction and became the historic English-Chinese Dictionary of Anglo-American Law. China’s forgotten luminaries Mr. Sheng Zhenwei: Author and dean of Soochow University Sheng Zhenwei (1900-1997), the first Chinese dean of Soochow University and later the law school dean, authored ...

Michael Segarty

Lady Justice.

China’s Law Elites, Sages, and Luminaries Forgotten for 30 Years (Part 1)

It all began in 1993. Xue Bo graduated from the China University of Political Science and Law. One day, while searching for information on international law, he and his classmates suddenly realized that there was no applicable English-Chinese Anglo-American Law Dictionary.  Anglo-American law most often refers to a region in the Americas where English is the ...

Michael Segarty

The Soochow University School of Law.