International Governance and the Rule of Law in China under the Belt and Road Initiative

By Yun Zhao (Ed.), published by Cambridge University Press, November 2018

This volume examines China’s role in the field of international governance and the rule of law under the Belt and Road Initiative from a holistic perspective. It seeks alternative analytical frameworks that take into account legal ideologies and legal ideals as well as local demand and socio-political circumstances. It critically evaluates the changes the Belt and Road Initiative might bring to the field of international law and international governance and explores possible approaches to dealing with resulting legal issues. Available at