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The “Chinese Characteristics” of: Clinical Legal Education

CAI YANMIN and J. L. POTTENGER

in The Global Clinical Movement: Educating Lawyers for Social Justice

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195381146
eISBN:
9780199869305
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195381146.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the development of clinical legal education in the People's Republic of China and the challenges it faces today. It describes China's legal, legal education, and legal aid ... More


Introduction: Some Thoughts on Biography

James R. Hackney

in Legal Intellectuals in Conversation: Reflections on the Construction of Contemporary American Legal Theory

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814737071
eISBN:
9780814745434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814737071.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This introductory chapter explains the rationale behind the present volume, which features a collection of interviews that offer a firsthand account of the movements, personalities, and ideas that ... More


What Crisis? Who Speaks for a Profession?

James E. Moliterno

in The American Legal Profession in Crisis: Resistance and Responses to Change

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199917631
eISBN:
9780199332847
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199917631.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics, Legal History

This chapter begins by briefly setting out the book's purpose, which is to examine periods in the history of the American legal profession when the profession itself saw itself in crisis, felt and ... More


The Roles of Law Schools and the Bar in Conceiving a New Profession

in The Lawyer's Myth: Reviving Ideals in the Legal Profession

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226042558
eISBN:
9780226042565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226042565.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

The legal academy must find ways to recontextualize its educational process. It requires undertaking something far more difficult: continuing to teach rigorous legal analysis as well as other ... More


The Dark Landscape of the Profession: The Legal Academy and the Loss of Ideals

in The Lawyer's Myth: Reviving Ideals in the Legal Profession

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226042558
eISBN:
9780226042565
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226042565.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

There is a legitimate pedagogical purpose in the educational method and a great fallacy in that method as well. That fallacy is the notion that one can dismiss ideals from an educational process ... More


Future Directions?

Horatia Muir Watt

in Private International Law and Global Governance

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198727620
eISBN:
9780191793684
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727620.003.0019
Subject:
Law, Private International Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This final chapter looks back at the arguments presented in this book and envisages possible directions of work to come. Will the initial effort to use skeptical, critical, or alternative approaches ... More


Intellectual Capital: Preaching to Convert, or to the Converted?

Amanda Hollis-Brusky and Joshua C. Wilson

in Separate but Faithful: The Christian Right's Radical Struggle to Transform Law & Legal Culture

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190637262
eISBN:
9780197532331
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190637262.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Political Theory

This chapter analyzes the production and dissemination of intellectual capital for the Christian Conservative Legal Movement. In doing so, the chapter takes multiple approaches to conceiving of and ... More


Law’s Resistance to Translation®: What Law and Literature Can Teach Us

Peter Brooks

in Translating the Social World for Law: Linguistic Tools for a New Legal Realism

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199990559
eISBN:
9780190267407
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199990559.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

This chapter presents an edited interview with Peter Brooks, who reflects on what the Law-and-Literature movement can teach social scientists about the limitations of legal language. In particular, ... More


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