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The Characteristics of Business Mediation System in China
Authors: Sibao Shen, Jian Shen
Mediation is not only the core component of ADR but also a very important method in China to settle the social disputes and conflicts which is commenced and developed gradually in its long historical process. It originate from an effective method that the citizens depending on themselves to solve the social disputes. This article is trying to analyze and see the common and different characteristics of the mediation in ADR in western countries and the mediation in Chinese traditional style and whether the gaps between them could be reconciled.