ISBN-10:
0314043888
ISBN-13:
9780314043887
Pub. Date:
10/28/1994
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Practical Legal Research: Skills and Strategies for the Legal Assistant / Edition 1

Practical Legal Research: Skills and Strategies for the Legal Assistant / Edition 1

by Beth Walston-Dunham, Walston

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Practical Legal Research: Skills and Strategies for the Legal Assistant / Edition 1

Walston-Dunham has written a clear, paralegal-specific introduction to legal research. She takes a step-by-step approach, thoroughly familiarizing students with each type of source before asking them to solve more complex research problems. Sample pages and examples are effectively used to illustrate research principles. You will find self-tests to help students evaluate their understanding of the material at the end of each chapter. ALSO AVAILABLE Study Guide, ISBN: 0-314-04952-5 INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS CALL CUSTOMER SUPPORT TO ORDER Instructors Manual with Test Bank ISBN: 0-314-04932-0

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780314043887
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 10/28/1994
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 330
Product dimensions: 7.94(w) x 9.44(h) x 0.53(d)

About the Author

Beth Walston-Dunham is a licensed attorney. Additionally, she is licensed in the United States Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit.

Table of Contents

Sources of Legal Authority. Citation of Authority. Validation of Authority. Legal Analysis and Beginning the Research Process. Legal Dictionaries/Thesauruses/Encyclopedias. The Search for Statutory Authority. the Search for Judicial Authority. The Search for Administrative Authority. Restatements and Treatises. Annotated Law Reports. legal Periodicals. Looseleaf Services. Reference Books. Computer Assisted Research. APPENDICES. GLOSSARY. INDEX.

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