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1L of a ride : a well-traveled professor's roadmap to success in the first year of law school

Author: Andrew J McClurg
Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West, [2009] ©2009.
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Genre/Form: Study aids
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
McClurg, Andrew J., 1954-
1L of a ride.
St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West, c2009
(DLC) 2009499191
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew J McClurg
ISBN: 9780314194831 0314194835
OCLC Number: 857503970
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xix, 420 pages)
Contents: Destination law school --
Pre-trip planning: what to do before you arrive --
Fear factor: top five law student worries --
What kind of student do you want to be (and be known as)?: twenty law student types --
The first-year curriculum: what to expect --
The first days: orientation, seat choice, and classroom etiquette --
The Socratic and case methods: origins, purposes, facts and myths --
Reasons to participate in class and a dozen tips for doing it well --
Law professors --
The top five habits of successful students: a C.R.E.D.O. --
Case-briefing --
Note-taking --
Outlining --
Exam preparation --
Law school essay exams: fifteen common mistakes --
Tackling law school multiple-choice questions --
Legal research and writing: an interview with five experts --
Maintaining well-being --
Welcome back to the jungle: the perilous second semester --
Law review, moot court, and other co- and extracurricular activities --
Recapping law school's first year in the words of students --
Epilogue: The end of a long and grinding road --
Appendix A. List of law school study aids --
Appendix B. Sample issue-spotting / problem-solving essay question with model answer --
Appendix C. Sample short essay question with model answer.
Other Titles: McClurg's 1L of a ride :
Responsibility: by Andrew J. McClurg, Herbert Herff Chair of Excellence in Law, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law, The University of Memphis.


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