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Title Law school success in a nutshell : a guide to studying law and taking law school exams / Ann M. Burkhart, Robert A. Stein.
Edition Third edition.

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 Law Library Reserves  KF 283 .B87 2017    CHECKED IN
Description xvi, 373 pages ; 19 cm.
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Series Nutshell series.
Note Includes index.
Contents Preparing to enter law school -- The American legal system -- What do lawyers do? -- The study of law -- First-year curriculum -- Finding your way around the law library -- Preparing for class -- Classroom experience -- Learning after class -- Study aids -- Exams -- Other activities during the first year -- Beyond the first year -- Sample exam questions and answers.
Summary "[This book] answers questions students have as they begin their studies. What is a tort? Hornbook? Should I join a study group? It also explains and gives examples of the best methods for studying and for taking exams. It provides questions and model answers from actual law school exams. The Nutshell also provides information about the types of legal practice that are available to you when you graduate. And it describes the opportunities that will be available to you during your second and third years of law school, such as law journals, law clinics, internships, joint degree programs, and study abroad."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Law -- Study and teaching -- United States.
Law examinations -- United States.
Added Author Stein, Robert A., author.
Cover Title Law school success : a guide to studying law and taking law school exams
Spine Title Law school success
Related To Revision of: Burkhart, Ann M., 1952- Law school success in a nutshell. 2nd ed. St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West, ©2008 9780314167798 (DLC) 2008277235 (OCoLC)223793346
Standard No. 981213153 981693346 981897536
ISBN 9781683281856
OCLC # 982088945
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