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The Resource What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law, Tracey E. George, Charles B. Cox III and Lucy D. Cox Family Chair in Law and Liberty, professor of political science, Vanderbilt University; Suzanna Sherry, Herman O. Loewenstein Professor of Law, Vanderbilt University

What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law, Tracey E. George, Charles B. Cox III and Lucy D. Cox Family Chair in Law and Liberty, professor of political science, Vanderbilt University; Suzanna Sherry, Herman O. Loewenstein Professor of Law, Vanderbilt University

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What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law
Title
What every law student really needs to know
Title remainder
an introduction to the study of law
Statement of responsibility
Tracey E. George, Charles B. Cox III and Lucy D. Cox Family Chair in Law and Liberty, professor of political science, Vanderbilt University; Suzanna Sherry, Herman O. Loewenstein Professor of Law, Vanderbilt University
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eng
Summary
With the aim of decreasing students' anxiety and increasing their chances of achieving academic success, What Every Law Student Really Needs to Know: An Introduction to the Study of Law, now in its second edition, prepares students to succeed in their first year of law school. Newly updated in 2016, this text serves as a valuable reference over the entire law school experience. With a friendly and informal writing style, this orientation to law school guide features insight into how and why law school works the way it does and the tools and techniques to fully understand first-year substantive law. By understanding concepts like the American legal system and court structure before law school, students will be able to not only get by, but thrive in the classroom. Written by Tracey E. George and Suzanna Sherry, this edition has been updated with a new, fresh presentation, including lively graphics and engaging text. By reading this book, students will feel more confident starling their new academic endeavor and will be more prepared with the knowledge of what is to come and how to handle it. Book jacket
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DLC
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1967-
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George, Tracey E.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
KF283
LC item number
.G46 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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Sherry, Suzanna
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  • Law students
  • Law
  • Law students
  • Law
  • United States
Label
What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law, Tracey E. George, Charles B. Cox III and Lucy D. Cox Family Chair in Law and Liberty, professor of political science, Vanderbilt University; Suzanna Sherry, Herman O. Loewenstein Professor of Law, Vanderbilt University
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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
  • How to look and be smarter in the classroom and beyond
  • Looking beyond the first year
  • What to expect in law school
  • The
  • language of the law
  • The
  • structure of government and the structure of law
  • The
  • structure of the American legal system
  • Fundamental legal concepts
Control code
934432674
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xvii, 198 pages
Isbn
9781454841524
Lccn
2016000697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)934432674
Label
What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law, Tracey E. George, Charles B. Cox III and Lucy D. Cox Family Chair in Law and Liberty, professor of political science, Vanderbilt University; Suzanna Sherry, Herman O. Loewenstein Professor of Law, Vanderbilt University
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
  • How to look and be smarter in the classroom and beyond
  • Looking beyond the first year
  • What to expect in law school
  • The
  • language of the law
  • The
  • structure of government and the structure of law
  • The
  • structure of the American legal system
  • Fundamental legal concepts
Control code
934432674
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Second edition
Extent
xvii, 198 pages
Isbn
9781454841524
Lccn
2016000697
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)934432674

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