Scholarly Writing for Law Students / Edition 2

Scholarly Writing for Law Students / Edition 2

by Elizabeth Fajans, Mary R. Falk, Richard A. Falk
     
 

ISBN-10: 0314249095

ISBN-13: 9780314249098

Pub. Date: 12/01/2000

Publisher: West Academic Publishing

This is the first book to introduce students to the aims, organization and style of scholarly legal writing. The text is useful to law review members and faculty advisors alike. It is also a helpful supplement to a law review's own manual and to existing texts on manuscript preparation. The book is comprised of eight chapters. The first chapter introduces students to…  See more details below

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This is the first book to introduce students to the aims, organization and style of scholarly legal writing. The text is useful to law review members and faculty advisors alike. It is also a helpful supplement to a law review's own manual and to existing texts on manuscript preparation. The book is comprised of eight chapters. The first chapter introduces students to scholarly writing genres, while following chapters deal with "Brainstorming" for a topic and a thesis; research strategies; the crucial writing process itself, from the initial draft through revising and polishing; the use of footnotes; style; and finally, law review editing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314249098
Publisher:
West Academic Publishing
Publication date:
12/01/2000
Series:
Miscellaneous Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
221
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.40(d)

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