ERIC Number: EJ306972
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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What Do Law Students Learn? A Pilot Study.
Bryden, David P.
Journal of Legal Education, v34 n3 p479-506 Sep 1984
A project to demonstrate the feasibility of testing some law student's analytical skills used examinations calling for functional analyses, distinctions between holdings and dicta, statutory construction, and attentive reading. Results consistently showed seniors more proficient than freshmen in these areas, but seniors did not answer the questions thoroughly. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
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