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The Resource Legal writing, Terrill Pollman, Professor of Law William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas ; Judith M. Stinson, Clinical Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University ; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

Legal writing, Terrill Pollman, Professor of Law William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas ; Judith M. Stinson, Clinical Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University ; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

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Legal writing
Title
Legal writing
Statement of responsibility
Terrill Pollman, Professor of Law William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas ; Judith M. Stinson, Clinical Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University ; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
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Language
eng
Summary
A favorite among successful students, and often recommended by professors, the unique Examples & Explanations series gives you extremely clear introductions to concepts followed by realistic examples that mirror those presented in the classroom throughout the semester. Use at the beginning and midway through the semester to deepen your understanding through clear explanations, corresponding hypothetical fact patterns, and analysis. Then use to study for finals by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the accompanying analysis. Designed to complement your casebook, the trusted Examples & Explanations titles get right to the point in a conversational, often humorous style that helps you learn the material each step of the way and prepare for the exam at the end of the course.The unique, time-tested Examples & Explanations series is invaluable to teach yourself the subject from the first day of class until your last review before the final. Each guide: helps you learn new material by working through chapters that explain each topic in simple language challenges your understanding with hypotheticals similar to those presented in class provides valuable opportunity to study for the final by reviewing the hypotheticals as well as the structure and reasoning behind the corresponding analysis quickly gets to the point in conversational style laced with humor remains a favorite among law school students is often recommended by professors who encourage the use of study guides works with ALL the major casebooks, suits any class on a given topic provides an alternative perspective to help you understand your casebook and in-class lectures --
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1948-
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Pollman, Terrill
Index
index present
LC call number
KF250
LC item number
.L398 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Stinson, Judith M.
  • Pollman, Elizabeth
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  • Legal composition
  • Law
  • Law
  • Legal composition
  • United States
Label
Legal writing, Terrill Pollman, Professor of Law William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas ; Judith M. Stinson, Clinical Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University ; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Applying the law : fact-based analysis
  • Applying the law : analogical analysis
  • Applying the law : policy analysis
  • Writing the introduction to the discussion (or argument)
  • Writing the question presented (objective)
  • Writing the brief answer
  • Writing the facts
  • Overview : motions and briefs
  • Handling standards of review
  • Developing a theory of the case and themes
  • How to use this book
  • Writing point headings and subheadings
  • Making persuasive arguments
  • Making persuasive counterarguments
  • Writing the summary of the argument
  • Writing a persuasive fact statement
  • Writing the question presented (persuasive)
  • Overview : revising and rewriting
  • Fixing awkward sentence structure
  • Starting paragraphs powerfully
  • Writing concisely to stay within the word count or page limit
  • Transitioning to legal writing
  • Bringing it together : transitions and coherence
  • The
  • Writer's life : where to go from here
  • Overview : office memos
  • Choosing authority
  • Interpreting statutes
  • Organizing the discussion
  • Constructing a rule
  • Stating and explaining the rule
Control code
867001210
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xiii, 412 pages
Isbn
9781454833963
Lccn
2013051183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)867001210
Label
Legal writing, Terrill Pollman, Professor of Law William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas ; Judith M. Stinson, Clinical Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University ; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Applying the law : fact-based analysis
  • Applying the law : analogical analysis
  • Applying the law : policy analysis
  • Writing the introduction to the discussion (or argument)
  • Writing the question presented (objective)
  • Writing the brief answer
  • Writing the facts
  • Overview : motions and briefs
  • Handling standards of review
  • Developing a theory of the case and themes
  • How to use this book
  • Writing point headings and subheadings
  • Making persuasive arguments
  • Making persuasive counterarguments
  • Writing the summary of the argument
  • Writing a persuasive fact statement
  • Writing the question presented (persuasive)
  • Overview : revising and rewriting
  • Fixing awkward sentence structure
  • Starting paragraphs powerfully
  • Writing concisely to stay within the word count or page limit
  • Transitioning to legal writing
  • Bringing it together : transitions and coherence
  • The
  • Writer's life : where to go from here
  • Overview : office memos
  • Choosing authority
  • Interpreting statutes
  • Organizing the discussion
  • Constructing a rule
  • Stating and explaining the rule
Control code
867001210
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xiii, 412 pages
Isbn
9781454833963
Lccn
2013051183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)867001210

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