Carefully Edited Anthology of Writings on the History of American Legal Education Sheppard, Steve, Editor. The History of Legal Education in the United States: Commentaries and Primary Sources. Originally published: Pasadena, California: Salem Press, Inc., . 2 Vols. 8-1/2" x 11." xiv, 584; xxvi, 589-1206, xii pp. 46 b&w illustrations. Reprinted 2007, 2018 by The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN-13: 9781584776901; ISBN-10: 1584776900. Hardcover. New. $195. * An invaluable and fascinating resource, this carefully edited anthology presents recent writings by leading legal historians, many commissioned for this book, along with a wealth of related primary sources by John Adams, James Barr Ames, Thomas Jefferson, Christopher C. Langdell, Karl N. Llewellyn, Roscoe Pound, Tapping Reeve, Theodore Roosevelt, Joseph Story, John Henry Wigmore and other distinguished contributors to American law. It is divided into nine sections: Teaching Books and Methods in the Lecture Hall, Examinations and Evaluations, Skills Courses, Students, Faculty, Scholarship, Deans and Administration, Accreditation and Association, and Technology and the Future. Contributors to this volume include Morris Cohen, Daniel R. Coquillette, Michael Hoeflich, John H. Langbein, William P. LaPiana and Fred R. Shapiro. Steve Sheppard is the Dean of the St. Mary's University School of Law.
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