Culture and Legal Traditions

    Culture and Legal Traditions Analyze the differing cultural perspectives on policing, the courts, and corrections in two of the following countries: China England France Iran Japan North Korea South Korea Saudi Arabia United States How have the cultural perspectives of each country had an impact on their legal traditions? Does there appear to be a direct correlation between the cultural beliefs and the legal traditions

in each country? How do the cultures of these countries impact policing, courts, and corrections?Your initial post should be at least 400 words in length. Support your claims with examples from the required material(s) and/or other scholarly resources, and properly cite any references. 

Required Resource Text Reichel, P. L. (2018). (7th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc. Chapter 4: Legal Traditions Chapter 5: Substantive Law and Procedural Law in the Four Legal Traditions Recommended Resources Article Harrendorf, S., Heiskanen, M., & Malby, S. (Eds.). (2010). . Retrieved from

statistics/International_Statistics_on_Crime_and_Justice.pdf This report has a lot of very informative statistics on various crimes and countries. This report may be useful throughout this course as a resource providing details on international crime. Web Pages United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. (2016). . Retrieved from This page describes the process for analyzing and gathering international crimes. There are several options for topics related to this course on the left hand side of this page. University of California at Berkeley. (n.d.). . Retrieved from This page describes civil and common law with discussion of international legal traditions based on civil law. This should help students understand some legal traditions based on civil law which is the case for most international countries.