Introduction To Law for Paralegals: A Critical Thinking Approach (Aspen College)

Introduction To Law for Paralegals: A Critical Thinking Approach (Aspen College)

Katherine A. Currier, Thomas E. Eimermann
Format: Hardcover
  • $205.95
  • $170.31 & this item ships for FREE
  • $35.64 (17%)
  • Temporarily out of stock. Order now and we'll deliver when available. We'll e-mail you with an estimated delivery date as soon as we have more information. Your credit card will not be charged until we ship the item.
13 new from $155.77
34 used from $78.99

Details

  • Hardcover: 896 pages
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business; 6 edition (December 19, 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN: 1454838760
  • EAN: 9781454838760
  • Item Dimensions: 10.3 x 8.3 x 1.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.9 pounds

Alternate versions

FormatsNew fromUsed from

Description

Comprehensive, intelligent overview of all the key concepts covered in a typical introduction to law course. Divided into three parts, reflecting the topics addressed in an introductory course: Part I, Paralegals and the American Legal System; Part II, Finding and Analyzing the Law and Part III, Legal Ethics and Substantive Law. A critical thinking approach is used to introduce students to the study of law, encouraging students to interact with the materials through hypotheticals, examples, and well-designed questions.

Key Features of the New Edition:

  • Comprehensive coverage of key legal concepts
  • Hypotheticals, questions, and exercises that engage students in critical thinking
  • A logical three-part organization
  • Student-friendly skill development for basic statutory and case analysis
  • Ethics Alerts, marginal definitions, Internet references, and legal reasoning exercises
  • Appendices on writing style , legal research, citation, the U.S. Constitution, and additional Net Notes
  • New edition includes many new Discussion Questions and Legal Reasoning Exercises
  • Chapter Objectives and short hypotheticals to start each chapter added to this edition
  • New coverage includes: the Boston Marathon bombing case, the Affordable Care Act, and trademark issues involving the Washington Redskins , e-filing and e-discovery, discussion of same-sex marriage and custody disputes over pre-embryos, and crimes of unauthorized access of computer data and warrantless searches of cell phones

Cart0 item(s)
Best Sellers
Family Law
Family Law
Administration of Wills, Trusts, and Estates
Administration of Wills, Trusts, and Estates
Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Legal Issues
Taking Sides: Clashing Views on Legal Issues
LAW DICTIONARY

Related legal terms and Law definition:

assigned risk
Assigned risk means a driver of a motor vehicle, or a class of such drivers, who would be denied insurance coverage by insurance companies, but are required to be covered under U.S. state law. Young drivers and drivers with poor driving record are undesirable customers for insurance companies. But most states have some kind of assigned risk plan to assure … Full Definition »
Insurance Litigation >> Insurance Litigation