Law: Legal Skills, Method & System

  • Phraseology in Legal and Institutional Settings: A Corpus-based Interdisciplinary Perspective book cover

    Phraseology in Legal and Institutional Settings

    A Corpus-based Interdisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Stanislaw Gozdz Roszkowski, Gianluca Pontrandolfo

    This volume presents a comprehensive and up-to-date overview of major developments in the study of how phraseology is used in a wide range of different legal and institutional contexts. This recent interest has been mainly sparked by the development of corpus linguistics research, which has both…

    Hardback – 2017-08-29 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Mooting: The Definitive Guide book cover

    Mooting

    The Definitive Guide

    By Eric Baskind

    Mooting offers an excellent opportunity to develop your skills in an enjoyable, interactive and challenging way. Participation in mooting can lead to improved academic performance, enhancing your knowledge and your ability to handle complex legal materials as well as improving the power of your…

    Paperback – 2017-08-25 
    Routledge

  • Research Methods in Law book cover

    Research Methods in Law

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Dawn Watkins, Mandy Burton

    Explaining in clear terms some of the main methodological approaches to legal research, the chapters in this edited collection are written by specialists in their fields, researching in a variety of jurisdictions. Covering a range of topics from Feminist Approaches to Law and Economics, each…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08 
    Routledge

  • Legal Persuasion: A Rhetorical Approach to the Science book cover

    Legal Persuasion

    A Rhetorical Approach to the Science

    By Linda L. Berger, Kathryn M. Stanchi

    This book develops a central theme: legal persuasion results from making and breaking mental connections. This concept of making connections inspired the authors to take a rhetorical approach to the science of legal persuasion. That singular approach resulted in the integration of research from…

    Paperback – 2017-07-31 
    Routledge
    Law, Language and Communication

  • Re-thinking Legal Education under the Civil and Common Law: A road map for constructive change book cover

    Re-thinking Legal Education under the Civil and Common Law

    A road map for constructive change

    Edited by Richard Grimes

    Whilst educational theory has developed significantly in recent years, much of the law curriculum remains content-driven and delivered traditionally, predominantly through lecture format. Students are, in the main, treated as empty vessels to be filled by the eminent academics of the day.…

    Hardback – 2017-07-26 
    Routledge
    Legal Pedagogy

  • The English Legal System book cover

    The English Legal System

    18th Edition

    By Gary Slapper, David Kelly

    Slapper and Kelly’s The English Legal System explains and critically assesses how our law is made and applied. Trusted by generations of academics and students, this authoritative textbook clearly describes the legal rules of England and Wales and their collective influence as a sociocultural…

    Paperback – 2017-07-06 
    Routledge

  • Preparing to Moot: A Step-by-Step Guide to Mooting book cover

    Preparing to Moot

    A Step-by-Step Guide to Mooting

    By Sarah L. Cooper, Scarlett McArdle

    Mooting is an increasingly important activity in UK law schools. This is because mooting offers students the opportunity to develop advanced analytical, research, drafting and advocacy based skills, which help to improve their general academic achievement and employability profiles. Tangible…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

  • Unlocking the English Legal System book cover

    Unlocking the English Legal System

    5th Edition

    By Rebecca Huxley-Binns, Jacqueline Martin, Tom Frost

    Unlocking the English Legal System will help you grasp the main concepts of the legal system in England and Wales with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising. This edition…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge
    Unlocking the Law

  • The Forensic Psychologist's Report Writing Guide book cover

    The Forensic Psychologist's Report Writing Guide

    Edited by Sarah Brown, Erica Bowen, David Prescott

    The Forensic Psychologist’s Reporting Writing Guide is the first book to provide both student trainees and practitioners with best practice guidance for one of the core skills of their role. Written and edited by an international range of experts from the UK, North America and Australasia, it…

    Paperback – 2017-05-05
    Routledge

  • Toward Justice: Broadening the Study of Criminal Justice book cover

    Toward Justice

    Broadening the Study of Criminal Justice

    By Kristi Holsinger, Lori Sexton

    Designed as a text for Criminal Justice and Criminology capstone courses, Toward Justice encourages students to engage critically with conceptions of justice that go beyond the criminal justice system, in order to cultivate a more thorough understanding of the system as it operates on the ground in…

    Paperback – 2017-03-21
    Routledge

  • Legal Education at the Crossroads: Education and the Legal Profession book cover

    Legal Education at the Crossroads

    Education and the Legal Profession

    Edited by Avrom Sherr, Richard Moorhead, Hilary Sommerlad

    For several years legal professions across the world have, to varying degrees, been undergoing dramatic changes as a result of a range of forces such as globalization, diversification and changes in regulation. In many jurisdictions the extent of these transformations have led to a process of…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge

  • Beyond Legal Reasoning: a Critique of Pure Lawyering book cover

    Beyond Legal Reasoning: a Critique of Pure Lawyering

    By Jeffrey Lipshaw

    The concept of learning to ‘think like a lawyer’ is one of the cornerstones of legal education in the United States and beyond. In this book, Jeffrey Lipshaw provides a critique of the traditional views of ‘thinking like a lawyer’ or ‘pure lawyering’ aimed at lawyers, law professors, and students…

    Hardback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge

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