ERIC Number: EJ657593
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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Young Christopher Langdell, 1826-1854: The Formation of an Educational Reformer.
Kimball, Bruce A.
Journal of Legal Education, v52 n1-2 p189-237 Mar-Jun 2002
Presents an evidenced account of Christopher Columbus Langdell, arguably the best-known and most influential figure in the history of U.S. legal education, from his birth in 1826 until his departure from law school in 1854. Attempts to explain the formation of his interest in education, as well as the origins of significant reforms in legal education that he advanced as dean of Harvard Law School. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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