Japan was the first country to begin modernising its legal system along western strains, by importing components of the French, but largely the German Civil Code. This partly mirrored Germany’s status as a rising power in the late nineteenth century. Similarly, traditional Chinese law gave way to westernisation towards the final years of the Qing Dynasty within the form of six non-public law codes based primarily on the Japanese model of German law.

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