ERIC Number: EJ647458
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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The Jeffersonian Vision of Legal Education.
Douglas, Davison M.
Journal of Legal Education, v51 n2 p185-211 Jun 2001
Explores the Jeffersonian vision of legal education. Examines methods of training lawyers in colonial America, noting that colleges offered no such instruction. Considers Jefferson's vision of the role of education in sustaining a republican form of government and describes the implementation of his vision of legal education first at the college of William and Mary and then elsewhere. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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