ERIC Number: EJ259899
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Humanistic Skills Training--A Personal Viewpoint.
Alpert, Jonathan L.
Journal of Legal Education, v31 n3-5 p531-33 1981
Accreditation standards mandate that law students be trained for litigation, ignoring the fact that most lawyers do not engage in litigation and that a goal is the reduction of litigation. Clinical training is far less important to modern lawyers than training in perspective-taking and humanistic interaction. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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