E-books: Legal Skills, Method & System

  • Power, Legal Education, and Law School Cultures book cover

    Power, Legal Education, and Law School Cultures

    1st Edition

    Edited by Meera E. Deo, Mindie Lazarus-Black, Elizabeth Mertz

    There is a myth that lingers around legal education in many democracies. That myth would have us believe that law students are admitted and then succeed based on raw merit, and that law schools are neutral settings in which professors (also selected and promoted based on merit) use their expertise…

    eBook – 2019-10-10
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • The Democratic Courthouse: A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity book cover

    The Democratic Courthouse

    A Modern History of Design, Due Process and Dignity, 1st Edition

    By Linda Mulcahy, Emma Rowden

    The Democratic Courthouse examines how changing understandings of the relationship between government and the governed came to be reflected in the buildings designed to house the modern legal system from the 1970s to the present day in England and Wales. The book explores the extent to which…

    eBook – 2019-09-20
    Routledge

  • The Formation of Professional Identity: The Path from Student to Lawyer book cover

    The Formation of Professional Identity

    The Path from Student to Lawyer, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Emery Longan, Daisy Hurst Floyd, Timothy W. Floyd

    Becoming a lawyer is about much more than acquiring knowledge and technique. As law students learn the law and acquire some basic skills, they are also inevitably forming a deep sense of themselves in their new roles as lawyers. That sense of self – the student’s nascent professional identity…

    eBook – 2019-09-18
    Routledge

  • Imperatives for Legal Education Research: Then, Now and Tomorrow book cover

    Imperatives for Legal Education Research

    Then, Now and Tomorrow, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ben Golder, Marina Nehme, Alex Steel, Prue Vines

    In the last few decades university teaching has been recognised as an activity which can be studied and improved through educational scholarship. In some disciplines this is now well established. It remains emergent in legal education. The field is rich with questions to be answered, issues to be…

    eBook – 2019-08-28
    Routledge
    Emerging Legal Education

  • Unlocking Torts book cover

    Unlocking Torts

    5th Edition

    By Sanmeet Kaur Dua, Chris Turner

    Tort law is a core element of every law degree in England and Wales. Unlocking Torts will ensure you grasp the main concepts with ease. This book explains in detailed, yet straightforward, terms: Negligence and negligence related torts including occupiers' liability and employers' liability;…

    eBook – 2019-08-08
    Routledge
    Unlocking the Law

  • Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts book cover

    Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mike Edwards, Dimos Spatharas

    Forensic Narratives in Athenian Courts breaks new ground by exploring different aspects of forensic storytelling in Athenian legal speeches and the ways in which forensic narratives reflect normative concerns and legal issues. The chapters, written by distinguished experts in Athenian oratory and…

    eBook – 2019-08-01
    Routledge

  • State Law, Dispute Processing And Legal Pluralism: Unspoken Dialogues From Rural India book cover

    State Law, Dispute Processing And Legal Pluralism

    Unspoken Dialogues From Rural India, 1st Edition

    By Kalindi Kokal

    This book presents an ethnography of dispute processing by non-state forums and actors in rural India. As such it sheds light on a much neglected and contested topic. Arising in the context of recent legal and political debates that question the legitimacy of non-state actors engaged in dispute…

    eBook – 2019-08-01
    Routledge
    Law and Anthropology

  • Quantitative Studies in Green and Conservation Criminology: The Measurement of Environmental Harm and Crime book cover

    Quantitative Studies in Green and Conservation Criminology

    The Measurement of Environmental Harm and Crime, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Lynch, Stephen F. Pires

    During the early development and throughout the short history of green/conservation criminology, limited attention has been directed toward quantitative analyses of relevant environmental crime, law and justice concerns. While recognizing the importance of establishing a theory and terminology in…

    eBook – 2019-07-17
    Routledge
    Green Criminology

  • Research Methods for International Human Rights Law: Beyond the traditional paradigm book cover

    Research Methods for International Human Rights Law

    Beyond the traditional paradigm, 1st Edition

    Edited by Damian Gonzalez-Salzberg, Loveday Hodson

    The study and teaching of international human rights law is dominated by the doctrinal method. A wealth of alternative approaches exists, but they tend to be discussed in isolation from one another. This collection focuses on cross-theoretical discussion that brings together an array of different…

    eBook – 2019-06-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Human Rights Law

  • Justice, Democracy and the Jury book cover

    Justice, Democracy and the Jury

    1st Edition

    By James Gobert

    First published in 1997, this volume recognises that on trial in every criminal case heard by a jury is not only the defendant but the democratic premise that ordinary citizens are capable of sitting in judgement on that defendant. The jury is a quintessential democratic institution, the lay cog in…

    eBook – 2019-06-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • A Practical Guide to Lawyering Skills book cover

    A Practical Guide to Lawyering Skills

    4th Edition

    Edited by Fiona Boyle, Deveral Capps

      Legal skills are an important and increasing part of undergraduate law degrees as well as postgraduate vocational law courses. This fully updated fourth edition continues to bring together the theory and practice of these skills in an accessible and practical context. The authors draw on their…

    eBook – 2019-05-29
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting: Crossing Methodological Boundaries book cover

    Research Methods in Legal Translation and Interpreting

    Crossing Methodological Boundaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Łucja Biel, Jan Engberg, Rosario Martín Ruano, Vilelmini Sosoni

    The field of Legal translation and interpreting has strongly expanded over recent years. As it has developed into an independent branch of Translation Studies, this book advocates for a substantiated discussion of methods and methodology, as well as knowledge about the variety of approaches…

    eBook – 2019-05-09
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

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