In the People's Republic of China (PRC), pre-trial detention centres (kanshousuo) detain criminal suspects prior to their trial, offenders whose remaining sentence is three months or less and criminal offenders sentenced to death and awaiting execution.For decades these institutions have been neglected by both public and academic debates on reform.
|Title of host publication||Legal Reforms and Deprivation of Liberty in Contemporary China|
|Editors||Elisa Nesossi, Sarah Biddulph, Flora Sapio and Susan Trevaskes|
|Place of Publication||Abingdon, Oxon, UK and New York|
|Publisher||Routledge Taylor & Francis Group|
|Publication status||Published - 2016|