Fact Investigation:Hypothesis to Proof / Edition 1

Fact Investigation:Hypothesis to Proof / Edition 1

by David A. Binder, Paul Bergman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 031481258X

ISBN-13: 9780314812582

Pub. Date: 04/28/1984

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

Describes how facts are proved at trial, examining the principal categories of rational and psychological evidence, which is the basis of trial "stories." How, at trial, does each party tell a story bolstering its own legal position and detracting from that of its adversary? What attributes of stories tend to make them persuasive? From these attributes, the authors

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Describes how facts are proved at trial, examining the principal categories of rational and psychological evidence, which is the basis of trial "stories." How, at trial, does each party tell a story bolstering its own legal position and detracting from that of its adversary? What attributes of stories tend to make them persuasive? From these attributes, the authors derive a set of investigatory objectives that generally apply, regardless of the nature of the case. With objectives in place, turns to the thought processes that lawyers employ to analyze and develop evidence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314812582
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
04/28/1984
Series:
American Casebook Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.10(d)

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