For pure practice at an unbelievable price, you can't beat the 10 Actual series. Each book includes: 10 previously administered LSATs, an answer key for each test, a writing sample for each test, score-conversion tables, and sample Comparative Reading questions and explanations. NUME CARTE: 10 Actua..
Although hundreds of thousands of people died fighting in the Civil War, perhaps the war's biggest casualty was the nation's legal order. A Nation of Rights explores the implications of this major change by bringing legal history into dialogue with the scholarship of other historical fields. Federal..
ALWD Guide to Legal Citation, Sixth Edition provides the tools needed for all forms of legal writing, using clear explanations and abundant illustrations. In a single set of rules that the novice and experienced legal writers can easily consult, Professor Barger contrasts the formats used in practic..
The essays composing Ancient Law, Ancient Society examine the law in classical antiquity both as a product of the society in which it developed and as one of the most important forces shaping that society. Contributors to this volume consider the law via innovative methodological approaches and theo..
One of The New York Times's 10 Books to Read for Women's History MonthGillian Thomas's Because of Sex tells the story of how one law, our highest court, and a few tenacious women changed the American workplace forever. Title VII of the 1964 Civil Rights Act revolutionized the lives of America's work..
Crime Scene Photography, Third Edition, covers the general principles and concepts of photography, while also delving into the more practical elements and advanced concepts of forensic photography. Robinson assists the reader in understanding and applying essential concepts in order to create images..
Specifically designed to support law students in developing the employability skills required to pursue their chosen career upon graduation. NUME CARTE: Employability Skills for Law Students, PaperbackISBN: 0199663238PRET EDITURA: 94.99AUTOR(i): Emily FinchEDITURA: Oxford University PressCOPERTA: Br..
An indispensable tool for students taking courses in professional responsibility, this book contains only the essential resources: the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct and the official comments; a selection of the most distinctive state variations; and 124 practice questions, in the format us..
What's in this 3 volume set? *1,064 pages of comprehensive coverage of every question, game, and passage type on the LSAT. *Simple yet complete explanations of all the logical structures tested. *A streamlined and robust approach that works for every single game. *Nearly one hundred proprietary dril..
This engaging ethnography examines the gendered nature of today's large corporate law firms. Although increasing numbers of women have become lawyers in the past decade, Jennifer Pierce discovers that the double standards and sexist attitudes of legal bureaucracies are a continuing problem for women..
This volume makes sense of the political history and social impacts of immigration law. It examines how immigration law reforms have prompted radically different responses across all levels of government and how they reflect both domestic concerns and wider foreign policy. NUME CARTE: Immigration La..
Does the extreme violence committed in the name of Islam point to a fundamental enmity between the Muslim faith and the West? In this compelling essay, Sonn argues that whilst the West has many enemies among Muslims, it is politics not religion that informs their grievances. NUME CARTE: Is Islam an ..
The straightforward guide to surviving and thriving in law school Every year more than 40,000 students enter law school and at any given moment there are over 125,000 law school students in the United States. Law school's highly pressurized, super-competitive atmosphere often leaves students stresse..
Law is at the heart of every society, protecting rights, imposing duties, and establishing a framework for the conduct of almost all social, political, and economic activity. Despite this, the law often seems a highly technical, perplexing mystery, with its antiquated and often impenetrable jargon, ..
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2nd edition, now with 42 practice MCQs and 5 essays and model answers. NUME CARTE: Mastering the National Admissions Test for Law, PaperbackISBN: 0415636000PRET EDITURA: 229.99AUTOR(i): Mark ShepherdEDITURA: Taylor and FrancisCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Iulie 2013DATA PUBLICARE: 2013FORMAT: 246x..
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California's medical marijuana patients have had the right to use marijuana for over 20 years. But the biggest change of all is coming soon: the Adult Use of Marijuana Act, which voters approved as Proposition 64 in 2016. Prop 64 establishes guidelines enabling anyone over 21 years of age to buy, se..
The age of human rights has been kindest to the rich. Even as state violations of political rights garnered unprecedented attention due to human rights campaigns, a commitment to material equality disappeared. In its place, market fundamentalism has emerged as the dominant force in national and glob..
Oran's Dictionary of the Law, Fourth Edition, is the easiest to use introduction to legal terminology and concepts on the market. It contains clear definitions of the words that most paralegals, paralegal students, and persons in related fields need to know. The book gives the reader the core of eac..
The concept of law lies at the heart of our social and political life, shaping the character of our community and underlying issues from racism and abortion to human rights and international war. Legal philosophy, or jurisprudence, explores the notion of law and its role in society, illuminating its..
11th edition. NUME CARTE: Q&A Contract Law, PaperbackISBN: 1138779075PRET EDITURA: 90.99AUTOR(i): Richard StoneEDITURA: Taylor and FrancisCOPERTA: BrosataDATA APARITIEI: Decembrie 2014DATA PUBLICARE: 2014FORMAT: 234x160x13..
Britain's former senior law lord defines one of the key ideas in history and the contemporary world. This is a short but elegant and incisive examination of the 'rule of law' and will be influential in many related fields, including politics, society, philosophy and current affairs. 'So compelling t..
The three most important Supreme Court Justices before the Civil War--Chief Justices John Marshall and Roger B. Taney and Associate Justice Joseph Story--upheld the institution of slavery in ruling after ruling. These opinions cast a shadow over the Court and the legacies of these men, but historian..
The Art of Advocacy: Briefs, Motions, and Writing Strategies of America's Best Lawyers presents more than 150 examples of masterful advocacy to show lawyers how to write winning motions and briefs. The book focuses on the strategic and substantive choices that top litigators make, drawing examples ..
Whether discussing the nature of liberalism, the constitutional and moral problems posed by judicial usurpation, or the dangers of technology, Russell Hittinger convincingly argues in The First Grace that in our post-Christian world it is more crucial than ever that we recover older, wiser notions o..
Every lawyer wants to be a good lawyer. They want to do right by their clients, contribute to the professional community, become good colleagues, interact effectively with people of all persuasions, and choose the right cases. All of these skills and behaviors are important, but they spring from har..
If you're reading this book, you are no doubt a lawyer, someone managing a firm or looking to make a difference in the firm where you work. As part of this noble club of very bright, very talented professionals, your work is governed by tremendous rules, regulations, compliance standards and ethical..
There are two kinds of knowledge law school teaches: legal rules on the one hand, and tools for thinking about legal problems on the other. Although the tools are far more interesting and useful than the rules, they tend to be neglected in favor of other aspects of the curriculum. In The Legal Analy..
Antonin Scalia was one of the most important, outspoken, and controversial Justices in the past century. His endorsements of originalism, which requires deciding cases as they would have been decided in 1789, and textualism, which limits judges in what they could consider in interpreting text, cause..
This primer on legal reasoning is aimed at law students and upper-level undergraduates. But it is also an original exposition of basic legal concepts that scholars and lawyers will find stimulating. It covers such topics as rules, precedent, authority, analogical reasoning, the common law, statutory..
In countries and supranational entities around the globe, constitutional reform has transferred an unprecedented amount of power from representative institutions to judiciaries. The constitutionalization of rights and the establishment of judicial review are widely believed to have benevolent and pr..
As the baby boom generation reaches retirement age, mental health clinicians will increasingly be working with older adults, some of whom will have experienced abuse or are at risk of experiencing abuse. This book will help clinicians recognize and respond appropriately should they encounter such cl..
As we approach the 30th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, it's crucial to look back to the time when abortion was illegal. Leslie Reagan traces the practice and policing of abortion, which although illegal was nonetheless widely available, but always with threats for both doctor and patient. In a time whe..
From a master teacher and writer, a fully revised and updated edition of the results-oriented approach to legal writing that is clear, that persuades--and that WINS. More than almost any profession, the law has a deserved reputation for opaque, jargon-clogged writing. Yet forceful writing is one of ..