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The Resource What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law, Tracey E. George, Suzanna Sherry

What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law, Tracey E. George, Suzanna Sherry

Label
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, Suzanna Sherry
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • What Every Law Student Really Needs to Know: An Introduction to the Study of Law is the indispensable compass for incoming law students. With clarity, insight, and concrete examples, authors Tracey E. George and Suzanna Sherry alert you about what to expect, tell you what you need to know, and instruct you in the essential skills you'll need to excel in your first year of law school and beyond
  • Instilling confidence through knowledge, What Every Law Student Really Needs to Know features:
  • Insights into how and why law school works the way it does
  • Tools, techniques, and information for understanding first-year substantive law
  • Numerous concrete examples that helpfully illustrate legal concepts
  • An overview of the American legal system, court structure, and sources and types of law
  • Thorough explanations of how to prepare for class
  • Clear introductions to the tools and methods of legal reasoning
  • Complete descriptions of basic legal concepts, such as standards of review and burdens of proof
  • "Test Your Understanding" exercises, with answers right in the book
  • Visual aids for memory and comprehension
  • A short primer on American history and legal philosophy
Cataloging source
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 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
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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, Suzanna Sherry
Instantiates
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
  • The
  • legal toolbox : strategies
  • What to expect in law school
  • Government and law
  • The
  • structure of the American legal system
  • The
  • legal toolbox : basic techniques
  • The
  • legal toolbox : concepts
Control code
311263099
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 214 pages
Isbn
9780735582361
Lccn
2009008722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)311263099
Label
What every law student really needs to know : an introduction to the study of law, Tracey E. George, Suzanna Sherry
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
  • The
  • legal toolbox : strategies
  • What to expect in law school
  • Government and law
  • The
  • structure of the American legal system
  • The
  • legal toolbox : basic techniques
  • The
  • legal toolbox : concepts
Control code
311263099
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xiii, 214 pages
Isbn
9780735582361
Lccn
2009008722
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)311263099

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