How to Write Law Essays and Exams provides law students with a practical and proven method of analysing and answering essay and exam questions. The book focuses on those questions that give students the most trouble, namely problem questions, but its techniques are equally applicable to other types of essays.In addition to providing a framework for analysing and writing law essays, the book teaches students how to identify relevant legal authorities, distinguish and harmonise conflicting legal precedents and evaluate the applicability of the law to the facts of the question at hand. The book also contains specific law-related revision techniques and general writing tips. Key featuresGives students a practical and proven method of analysing and approaching questions in law, while also imparting valuable writing skillsAnalyses real-life student essays and offers detailed commentary highlighting the essay's key strengths and weaknessesIncludes helpful 'tip' boxes that help to reinforce students' learning and understanding of the process of writing law essays and examsApplicable to most substantive law courses, so the text can be used by students throughout their legal studiesNew to this editionIncludes new worked questions to provide students with a practical and proven method of analysing and answering essay and exam questions... of essays (L) 72a9 discarding legal authority 75a6 identifying claim and sub- issues 73 writing your response 77a9 outcome element of essays (O) 108a12 see also worked questions statute analysis 12a17 Exceptions 80 Executive summaryanbsp;...
|Title||:||How to Write Law Essays & Exams|
|Author||:||S. I. Strong|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2014-08-28|