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Writing for Law
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WRITING FOR LAW

PAPERBACK BY POWELL, DAVE; TEARE, EMMA

£19.99

ISBN
9780230236448
IMPRINT
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
 
 
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PUBLISHER
PALGRAVE MACMILLAN
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
216 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
30 JUN 2010

DESCRIPTION

This is an easy to use guide on how to complete the various types of assessment normally encountered in undergraduate law programmes. Encouraging students to apply the skills they have learnt, it covers a wide range of tasks including essay writing, giving presentations and moots, taking exams and completing dissertations.

CONTENTS

Introduction.- PART I: WHY SHOULD I? The Pragmatic Reason and the More General Reason.- Why Do Students Fail?.- Description v Analysis.- Sources.- Referencing.- A Sophisticated Approach.- PART II: ESSAYS Where Do I Start?.- Planning and Research.- Developing a Structure.- The Body of the Essay.- PART III: PROBLEM QUESTIONS Why Do we Do Them?.- Planning.- Developing a Structure.- PART IV: PRESENTATIONS Why Are They Different.- Dos and Don'ts.- How to Present.- PART V: MOOTS What Are They?.- Research.- Presenting.- PART VI: EXAMS Preparation.- Sitting the Exam.- Index.