Sources of American Law: An Introduction to Legal Research
by Beau Steenken, Tina M. Brooks
Publisher: eLangdell Press 2015
Number of pages: 183
This text introduces first-year law students to the new kind of research required to study and to practice law. It seeks to demystify the art of legal research by following a 'Source and Process' approach. The book focuses mainly on the basics.
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