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Reforming Justice: A Journey to Fairness in Asia Livingston Armytage

Reforming Justice: A Journey to Fairness in Asia

Livingston Armytage

Published January 2nd 2014
ISBN : 9781107661035
Paperback
382 pages
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 About the Book 

Despite the disappointing results of fifty years of judicial reform, evidence from Asia suggests that a shift in justice reform efforts could result in important progress being made. Livingston Armytage argues that reform should focus on promotingMoreDespite the disappointing results of fifty years of judicial reform, evidence from Asia suggests that a shift in justice reform efforts could result in important progress being made. Livingston Armytage argues that reform should focus on promoting fairness and equity, as opposed to economic growth and good governance. Justice is constitutive to human wellbeing and cannot be trumped by economics. Finding a balance between utility and aggregate wellbeing on the one hand and equity and individual wellbeing on the other is at the crux of this important book.