Basic Legal Research

ISBN-10: 145485040X
ISBN-13: 9781454850403
Edition: 6th 2015
Authors: Amy E. Sloan
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Book details

List price: $104.00
Edition: 6th
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 7/27/2015
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 384
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.716
Language: English

This best-selling coursebook on legal research is known for its clear, step-by-step instruction in the basics. Using a building-block approach, Basic Legal Research: Tools and Strategies, Sixth Edition breaks material into discrete, readily comprehensible parts. Self-contained chapters on sources make the book flexible for any type of legal research course. Useful pedagogy throughout the text includes end-of-chapter checklists, clear examples, and summary charts. Helpful sample pages and examples of research sources guide students through the presentation, and an accompanying workbook provides exercises to test comprehension.Key Features of the Sixth Edition:Clear, step-by-step instruction covering the basics of legal researchA building-block approach that breaks the material into discrete and comprehensible partsSelf-contained chapters on research sources that make the book adaptable to any type of legal research courseEnd-of-chapter checklists, numerous examples, and summary charts that aid in understanding, retention, and reviewUpdated sample pages, screen shots, and references to research sourcesCompletely revised material throughout, providing thorough instruction in the features and use of the main research platforms. Its updated coverage includes WestlawNext, Lexis Advance, and Bloomberg Law.

Professor Amy E. Sloan earned her J.D. with highest honors from The George Washington University Law School. She was a member of the George Washington Law Review and Order of the Coif; she also received the Imogen Williford Constitutional Law Award and the Bureau of National Affairs Law Student Prize. After graduating, she served as a law clerk to the Honorable William M. Nickerson and the Honorable Edward S. Northrop at the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. Professional HistoryProfessor Sloan began her teaching career at the Catholic University of America's Columbus School of Law. She also taught at The George Washington University Law School, where she directed the Legal Research and Writing Program. In 2001, Professor Sloan joined the University of Baltimore law faculty to lead the Legal Skills Program jointly with Professor Eric B. Easton. Professor Sloan is active in the national research and writing community. She served as president of the Association of Legal Writing Directors in 2002-03 and as Chair of the Association of American Law Schools' Section on Legal Writing, Reasoning, and Research in 1999. She speaks regularly about legal writing and research at local, regional, and national legal writing conferences.

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