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The Resource Legal writing : examples & explanations, 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; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

Legal writing : examples & explanations, 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; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles

Label
Legal writing : examples & explanations
Title
Legal writing
Title remainder
examples & explanations
Statement of 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; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Has edition
Cataloging source
DLC
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1948-
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Pollman, Terrill
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stinson, Judith M.
  • Pollman, Elizabeth
Series statement
Examples & explanations
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  • Legal composition
  • Law
  • Law
  • Legal composition
  • United States
Label
Legal writing : examples & explanations, 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; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 -- 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
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiii, 412 pages
Isbn
9781454833963
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013051183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)867001210
Label
Legal writing : examples & explanations, 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; Elizabeth Pollman, Associate Professor of Law Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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 -- 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
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xiii, 412 pages
Isbn
9781454833963
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013051183
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)867001210

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