ERIC Number: ED157416
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Funding of Clinical Legal Education. Proceedings (Vanderbilt University, March 3-4, 1978).
Association of American Law Schools, Washington, DC.
The proceedings of the Confernce on Funding of Clinical Legal Education is presented, along with a commentary and report of floor discussion. An overview of clinical legal education is provided by Eugene F. Scholes. Two papers discuss funding of clinical legal education by foundations and other private sources (William Pincus) and by the university, state, and other public sources (Millard H. Ruud). The legal services interest in clinical legal education is examined by Robert D. Evans and S. Shepherd Tate. The remaining papers are concerned with: current cost of clinical legal education (James P. White and Peter deL. Swords), clinical legal education and the promotion of national goals (Dean H. Rivkin), converting the support for clinical education from soft to hard money (John R. Kramer), federal responsibility for clinical legal education (John D. Scarlett) and HEW guidelines for funding under Title XI (Donald N. Bigelow). (SPG)
Descriptors: Conference Reports, Educational Finance, Experiential Learning, Federal Government, Field Experience Programs, Financial Support, Government Role, Higher Education, Legal Aid, Legal Education, Private Financial Support, Professional Education, Program Costs, Public Support
Association of American Law Schools, One Dupont Circle, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of American Law Schools, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education Amendments 1972; Title IX Education Amendments 1972