Writing Law Dissertations

This book covers legal dissertation level research, embracing both LL.B. and the specific demands of LL.M. dissertations.

Author: Michael Salter

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0582894352

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 245

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This book covers legal dissertation level research, embracing both LL.B. and the specific demands of LL.M. dissertations. Adopting a highly practical approach, this book shows the reader how to research and write a dissertation, covering the various stages - planning, identifying key issues, utilising the appropriate research methods, time management issues, and managing one's supervision. KEY FEATURES * Shows how to avoid common stylistic and substantive pitfalls * Discusses the character and pros and cons of adopting law and policy methods for defining the issues and conducting legal research - including black letter, socio-legal, interpretive, experiential * A running example throughout the text illustrates the various points made in each section and provides continuity

Law Dissertations

Packed full of exercises, worked examples and tools for self-evaluation, this book is sure to become your essential guide, supporting you on every step of your journey in writing your law dissertation.

Author: Laura Lammasniemi

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781315282831

Category: Law

Page: 195

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Law Dissertations: A Step-by-Step Guide provides you with all the guidance and information you need to complete and succeed in your LLB, LLM or law-related dissertation. Written in a simple, clear format and with plenty of tools to help you to put the theory into practice, Laura Lammasniemi will show you how to make writing your law dissertation easy, without compromising intellectual rigour. As well as explaining the process of research and outlining the various legal methodologies, the book also provides practical, step-by-step guidance on how to formulate a proposal, research plan, and literature review. Unlike other law research skills books, it includes a section on empirical research methodology and ethics for the benefit of students who are studying for a law-related degree. Packed full of exercises, worked examples and tools for self-evaluation, this book is sure to become your essential guide, supporting you on every step of your journey in writing your law dissertation.

Legal Writing

Murray, R. How to Write a Thesis (2nd edn, McGraw-Hill International, 2006) – a
great book for students who are undertaking dissertations or other forms of
extended writing. Powell, D. and Teare. E. Writing for Law (Palgrave Study Skills)
(1st ...

Author: Lisa Webley

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781317555001

Category: Law

Page: 192

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Legal Writing guides students comprehensively through this vital legal skill and addresses a range of assessment methods from exam questions to final essays and problem answers. It considers how to deconstruct essay and problem questions and how to conduct and apply legal research to answer set questions. Lisa Webley explains how to reference others' work clearly and correctly, making this book a useful tool for students concerned about issues of plagiarism. It also focuses on how to develop critical thinking and communicate legal arguments, with both good and bad examples of written work considered and discussed in the text. Legal Writing is particularly useful for undergraduate students, especially at the beginning of degree studies, and for GDL and CPE students too. This fully revised fourth edition includes: Guidance on the avoidance of plagiarism including examples of poor practice and best practice. Worked examples throughout the text, including guidance on deciphering essay questions in exams and coursework, along with additional examples from across the legal curriculum on the companion website. An improved companion website with increased guidance for revision to allow students to test their progress and further engage with the topics in the book. Clearly written and easy to use, Legal Writing enables students to fully engage with essay and exam writing as a vital foundation to their undergraduate degree.

Writing for Law

By the end of this chapter you should be able to: ▻ identify the nature of a law
dissertation; ▻ understand the scope of researching an extended work; ○
Defining the dissertation The first thing to be clear about in looking at research ▻
identify ...

Author: Dave Powell

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 9780230364882

Category: Law

Page: 216

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This is an easy to use guide on how to complete the various types of assessment normally encountered in undergraduate law programmes. Encouraging students to apply the skills they have learnt, it covers a wide range of tasks including essay writing, giving presentations and moots, taking exams and completing dissertations.

Dissertations and Discussions

what is called unwritten law ; the theory of customary law ; the meaning of what is
called equity ; and the false metaphysical ... Written law ” is used , first , in its
literal sense , to denote law which is put into writing at the time of its origin , as ...

Author: John Stuart Mill

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105011963092

Category: History

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Catalog of the Officers and Students of the University in Cambridge

PRIZE DISSERTATIONS . Prizes will hereafter be annually awarded for the best
and secondbest Dissertations , written by Students of the Law School , on
subjects given out by the Law Faculty , as follows :A prize of sirty dollars for the
best ...

Author: Harvard University

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044055359921

Category:

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How to Write Better Law Essays

This guide provides clear instructions on writing legal essays, exam answers and dissertations for undergraduate law, and CPE/GDL courses.

Author: Steve Foster

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 1405822007

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 211

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This guide provides clear instructions on writing legal essays, exam answers and dissertations for undergraduate law, and CPE/GDL courses. Throughout the book the author identifies key characteristics of both good and bad techniques in writing, allowing students to see practical examples of best practice.

A catalogue of the law school of the university at Cambridge

Students entitled to compete for the prizes on the first subject cannot write for the
second . No Student will write on both subjects . The merit of the Dissertations will
be adjudged by committees of Counsellors at Law , appointed by the Law ...

Author: Harvard university law sch

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590466914

Category:

Page: 34

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A Catalogue of the Law School for the academical year 1848 49 second term 1852 53 first term 1853 54 first term 1854 55 first term 1855 56 first term 1863 64 1868 69

Students entitled to compete for the prizes on the first subject cannot write for the
second . No Student will write on both subjects . The merit of the Dissertations will
be adjudged by committees of Counsellors at Law , appointed by the Law ...

Author: Harvard Law School

Publisher:

ISBN: BL:A0024014360

Category:

Page:

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Dissertations on Early Law and Custom

... highest authority is , first , that the codified law– Manu and his glossators —
embraced originally a much smaller body of usage than had been imagined ; and
next , that the customary rules , reduced to writing , have been very greatly
altered ...

Author: Henry Sumner Maine

Publisher:

ISBN: BSB:BSB11127381

Category: Comparative law

Page: 402

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Works of Henry Lord Brougham Dissertations and addresses

This is called Common or Unwritten Law, as contradistinguished from Statute or
Written Law ; and though some nations have from time to time reduced to writing
the provisions of the Common Law, thus furnishing themselves with Codes which
 ...

Author: Henry Brougham Baron Brougham and Vaux

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015033609556

Category:

Page:

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Writing a Thesis

This practical text aims to stimulate literary and historical research on the one hand, while disciplining it on the other.

Author: George Watson

Publisher: Addison-Wesley Longman Limited

ISBN: UOM:39015011912303

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 120

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This practical text aims to stimulate literary and historical research on the one hand, while disciplining it on the other. Although written primarily with students of literature and history in mind, it deals with issues of equal concern to students of law, social sciences and the physical sciences. Any student faced with a thesis, dissertation or extended essay should find it helpful and entertaining in equal measure.

Writing Successful Reports and Dissertations

Read this book and you’re on your way to writing a great report or dissertation! The Student Success series are essential guides for students of all levels.

Author: Lucinda Becker

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 9781473907300

Category:

Page: 208

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Lecturers, request your electronic inspection copy here Are you unsure what your report should look like or how you’ll ever finish it in time? Are you freaking out about starting on an extended piece of writing? Help is here! In this handy little book, you’ll find expert guidance to enable you to produce a successful report or dissertation. With a focus on developing an effective writing style and argument, this book shows you, step-by-step, how to plan and deliver a perfect piece of writing to gain top marks. Open up to find advice on: What makes dissertations and reports distinctive Organising your time and materials Finding the right planning method for you How to structure your writing successfully Writing good sentences, paragraphs, sections and chapters. Read this book and you’re on your way to writing a great report or dissertation! SAGE Study Skills are essential study guides for students of all levels. From how to write great essays and succeeding at university, to writing your undergraduate dissertation and doing postgraduate research, SAGE Study Skills help you get the best from your time at university. Visit the SAGE Study Skills hub for tips, resources and videos on study success!

Writing Successful Undergraduate Dissertations in Social Sciences

Providing an accessible overview of the essential steps in conducting research and writing dissertations, this fully updated edition contains new sections on: • The varied sources of support for students and how to make use of them • ...

Author: Francis Jegede

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781000033663

Category: Education

Page: 220

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A practical guide for students undertaking their dissertation, Writing Successful Undergraduate Dissertations in Social Sciences uses a mixture of exercises, strategies, case study material and further reading to give hints and tips on beginning and managing a research project and working with supervisors. Providing an accessible overview of the essential steps in conducting research and writing dissertations, this fully updated edition contains new sections on: • The varied sources of support for students and how to make use of them • The use of modern technologies, and digital platforms in data collection, storage and processing • The important issues relating to ethnographic and feminist research • How to publish through peer review publications or using self-publishing platforms • The General Data Protection Regulation and legal issues relating to collection, storage and use of personal data • The skills that students have acquired through writing dissertations and how those skills could become useful for future career and employability • How students can relate their dissertations to existing theories and concepts in social sciences that relate to their dissertation. Packed with proven practical advice from ‘real-life’ data, case studies and examples, Writing Successful Undergraduate Dissertations in Social Sciences is an essential and dependable starting point and guide for any student beginning their dissertation journey in the social sciences.

The Harvard University Catalogue

best Dissertation , by a Student who has attended the Law School at least three
of the four Terms immediately ... The Dissertations must be left at the office of one
of the Faculty , while the writer is a member of the Law School , and by the first ...

Author: Harvard University

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044107295453

Category:

Page:

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A Catalogue of the Students of Law in Harvard University

PRIZE DISSERTATIONS . Prizes will hereafter be annually awarded for the best
and second best Dissertations , written by students of the Law School , on
subjects given out by the Law Faculty , as follows . A prize of sixty dollars for the
best ...

Author: Harvard Law School

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433008836656

Category: Law schools

Page: 96

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Catalogue Harvard University

Students entitled to compete for the prizes on the first subject cannot write for the
second . ... The Dissertations must be left at the office of one of the Faculty , while
the writer is a member of the Law School , and by the first day of May annually .

Author: Harvard University

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015066577845

Category:

Page:

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Catalogue of the Officers and Students of Harvard University

Students entitled to compete for the prizes on the first subject cannot write for the
second . ... The Dissertations must be left at the office of one of the Faculty , while
the writer is a member of the Law School , and by the first day of May annually .

Author: Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass.)

Publisher:

ISBN: BSB:BSB10735810

Category:

Page:

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The Law Times

The subjects taught are Reading Writing , Law of Torts . Fifth Edition . By L. W.
CAVE ... PRIDEAUX'S PRECEDENTS in CONVEYANCING ; with Dissertations
on LEASES , BUILDING SOCIETY DEEDS , & . its Law and Practice . Ninth
Edition .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32437010763312

Category: Law

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