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Learning outside the box : a handbook for law students who learn differently

Christensen, Leah M

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  • Creator Leah M. Christensen
  • Format Books
  • Publication Durham, N.C. : Carolina Academic Press, 2010.
  • Physical Details
    • xiii, 218 pages : illustrations, ; 26 cm
  • ISBNs 1594606927, 9781594606922
  • OCLC ocn477273885

Notes

  • Includes index.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The new world of law school : what makes law school so different? -- You are not alone : the increasing number of law students with learning disabilities -- Succeeding in law school by knowing how you learn best : what is your individual learning style? -- Legal reading : the key to law school success -- Legal reading for law students with ADD : did they read any differently? -- Going beyond the traditional case brief -- How to prepare for class : what does your professor really want from you? -- Obtaining accommodations for your learning disability -- Advice from law students who learn differently -- Writing in law school : learning legal structure, IRAC (no, not the country ...) and TREAC -- Tips for organizing your legal research -- Outlining : it's so much more than simply creating a really long document on your computer -- The law school essay exam -- Taking the multiple-choice law school exam