Bridging the Gap Between College and Law School Strategies for Success

ISBN-10: 0890899452

ISBN-13: 9780890899458

Edition: 2001

List price: $22.00 Buy it from $1.04
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


This popular book helps students make the transition from their undergraduate experience to law school learning. Unlike other "introduction to law school" texts, Bridging the Gap offers a different approach because it: * Explains the "why" of law, providing students with the context necessary to understand why law school is taught in a certain manner. * Explains the "how" of the law, setting out a step-by-step process that will help students adapt to the law school setting. * Explains the "what" of the law, giving students the opportunity to practice the problem-solving process by providing numerous exercises in a variety of subject matter areas. Most other "introduction to law school" books only provide general advice. On the other hand, subject-specific aids offer only black letter law and some practice problems, but fail to explain the overall context or provide a problem-solving process. Bridging the Gap does all three -- it provides the context, the process, and the problems. Written by law school professors Ruta Stropus and Charlotte Taylor--who use these techniques in the classroom every day--Bridging the Gap is a guide to what really works in law school.
Used Starting from $12.86
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $22.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Carolina Academic Press
Publication date: 5/1/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

About the Authors
The Law School Experience
Learning to Read and Brief Law School Cases
Effective Notetaking in Law School
Putting it Together, Part One: Synthesis
Putting It Together, Part Two: The Role of the Law School Outline
Putting It Together, Part Three: Flowcharting
Law School Examinations
Tips on Exam Preparation
Time Management Skills
Additional Strategies for Success
Last Words of Advice
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.