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Author: Terrill Pollman; Judith M Stinson
Publisher: New York : Wolters Kluwer, [2019] ©2019
Series: Examples & explanations series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Study guides
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Terrill Pollman; Judith M Stinson
ISBN: 9781454891222 145489122X
OCLC Number: 1078969863
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 418 pages ; 26 cm.
Contents: How to use this book --
Transitioning to legal writing --
Overview : office memos --
Choosing authority --
Interpreting statutes --
Organizing the discussion --
Constructing a rule --
Stating and explaining the rule --
Applying the law : fact-based analysis --
Applying the law : analogical analysis --
Applying the law : policy analysis --
Writing the introduction to the discussion (or argument) --
Writing the question presented (objective) --
Writing the brief answer --
Writing the facts --
Writing the conclusion section --
Overview : motions and briefs --
Handling standards of review --
Developing a theory of the case and themes --
Writing point headings and subheadings --
Making persuasive arguments --
Making persuasive counterarguments --
Writing the summary of the argument --
Writing a persuasive fact statement --
Writing the question presented (persuasive) --
Overview : revising and rewriting --
Fixing awkward sentence structure --
Starting paragraphs powerfully --
Writing concisely to stay within the word count or page limit --
Bringing it together : transitions and coherence --
The writer's life : where to go from here --
Appendix A. The "Cell Phone Manslaughter" problem --
Appendix B. The "copyright and fair use" problem --
Appendix C. Checklists.
Series Title: Examples & explanations series.
Responsibility: Terrill Pollman, Professor of Law, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas; Judith M. Stinson, Clinical Professor of Law, Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University.

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