Learning from Practice:A Professional Development Text for Legal Externs / Edition 2

Learning from Practice:A Professional Development Text for Legal Externs / Edition 2

by J. P. Ogilvy, Lisa G. Lerman, Leah Wortham
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0314152849

ISBN-13: 9780314152848

Pub. Date: 10/28/2007

Publisher: West Academic

The new edition of this popular textbook for externship seminars has been revised and updated. It now includes several additional chapters written by contributing authors new to this edition, including a chapter on judicial externships, expanded material on ethical issues in externships, a chapter on creative problem solving, and a chapter on learning practical

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The new edition of this popular textbook for externship seminars has been revised and updated. It now includes several additional chapters written by contributing authors new to this edition, including a chapter on judicial externships, expanded material on ethical issues in externships, a chapter on creative problem solving, and a chapter on learning practical judgment. Chapters are designed for convenient use in a single class session, and the book offers a menu of topics among which teachers can choose to match the objectives for their particular externship course.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314152848
Publisher:
West Academic
Publication date:
10/28/2007
Series:
American Casebook Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
494
Sales rank:
230,592
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

THE NATURE OF CHANGE.
Changing Paradigms.
The Meanings of Change.
The Culture of Resistance.
DIMENSIONS OF CHANGE.
Implementation: Tasks of Transition.
Substance: New Agendas, Old Problems.
Staff: Understanding Reluctant Faculty.
Setting: Assessing Organizational Capacity.
Leadership: Old Paradoxes, New Promise.
LEADING INNOVATION.
The Authentic Leader.
Clarity and Focus: The Power of Concentration.
Participation -- Without Paralysis.
Recognition: Reversing the Golden Rule.
Confrontation: Avoiding Avoidance.
Reach and Realism, Experience and Hope.

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