Introduction To Law for Paralegals Second Edition

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$10.40 - $149.66
UPC:
9780735569201
Maximum Purchase:
3 units
Binding:
Paperback
Publication Date:
2007/10/1
Release Date:
2007/10/1
Author:
Neal R. Bevans
Language:
english
Edition:
2

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Product Overview

Introduction to Law for Paralegals covers not only the theory but also the practical aspects of every day legal practice. This text prepares students for the transition from classroom to courtroom, offering balanced coverage of procedural concepts along with an introduction to specific areas of the law.

Features that have made this text a favorite include:

  • devotion to practical applications, such as legal research, ethics, trials, and appellate issues as well as substantive legal issues, ranging from personal injury and contracts to intellectual propert
  • clear, engaging writing style
  • emphasis on practical skill acquisition which is discussed in conjunction with substantive legal issues
  • reader-friendly design, with marginal definitions of key terms and phrases, inset boxes that explore various concepts, and chapter features such as “Skills You Need in the Real World” and “Issues at a Glance” that encapsulate important concepts. The text also includes numerous examples, figures, tables and hypotheticals to help students understand various legal issues and make effective use of different student learning styles
  • excellent end-of-chapter activities, with chapter summaries, review questions, discussion questions, web references, ethics discussions, suggestions for further reading, sample documents, and “personality quizzes” that help students determine what area of the law is right for them
  • shorter length and level of material makes this text the perfect choice for Associate’s level paralegal courses

New to the Second Edition:

  • new developments and new case law
  • more in-depth coverage of substantive law areas
  • more coverage of computer technology in the law office

The book is part of a comprehensive instructional package that includes PowerPoint slides and an extensive Instructor’s Manual featuring:

  • sample syllabi
  • information on teaching strategies
  • chapter-by-chapter resource information
  • answer keys for all discussion questions and Internet assignments
  • detailed suggestions for additional assignments
  • a Test Bank of exam questions available in both the Instructor's Manual and on CD-ROM

An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at http://www.aspenlawschool.com/bevans_intro2

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