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Becoming a lawyer

Elizabeth Dvorkin

Becoming a lawyer

a humanistic perspective on legal education and professionalism

by Elizabeth Dvorkin

  • 354 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by West Pub. Co. in St. Paul, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law -- Study and teaching -- United States.,
  • Legal ethics -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. xi-xiii.

    Statementby Elizabeth Dvorkin, Jack Himmelstein, Howard Lesnick ; in collaboration with a group of law school teachers, students, and administrators working with the Project for the Study and Application of Humanistic Education in Law.
    ContributionsHimmelstein, Jack, 1941-, Lesnick, Howard, 1931-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 211 p. ;
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17731347M
    ISBN 100829921265
    OCLC/WorldCa7051194

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