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Professionalism And Ethics In Criminal Law, Randall Coyne Nov 2006

Professionalism And Ethics In Criminal Law, Randall Coyne

Randall Coyne

No abstract provided.


Capturing And Critiquing Student Performance: Some Psychodynamic Aspects Of Interviewing, Evangeline Sarda Sep 2006

Capturing And Critiquing Student Performance: Some Psychodynamic Aspects Of Interviewing, Evangeline Sarda

Evangeline Sarda

No abstract provided.


Extended Work Duration And The Risk Of Self-Reported Percutaneous Injuries In Interns, Dean M. Hashimoto, Najib T. Ayas, Laura K. Barger, Brian E. Cade, Bernard Rosner, John W. Cronin, Frank E. Speizer, Charles A. Czeisler Sep 2006

Extended Work Duration And The Risk Of Self-Reported Percutaneous Injuries In Interns, Dean M. Hashimoto, Najib T. Ayas, Laura K. Barger, Brian E. Cade, Bernard Rosner, John W. Cronin, Frank E. Speizer, Charles A. Czeisler

Dean M. Hashimoto

Context: In their first year of postgraduate training, interns commonly work shifts that are longer than 24 hours. Extended-duration work shifts are associated with increased risks of automobile crash, particularly during a commute from work. Interns may be at risk for other occupation-related injuries.

Objective: To assess the relationship between extended work duration and rates of percutaneous injuries in a diverse population of interns in the United States.

Design, Setting, and Participants: National prospective cohort study of 2737 of the estimated 18 447 interns in US postgraduate residency programs from July 2002 through May 2003. Each month, comprehensive Web-based surveys ...


What The Annual Public Interest Law Retreat Holds For The Law School, Evangeline Sarda Aug 2006

What The Annual Public Interest Law Retreat Holds For The Law School, Evangeline Sarda

Evangeline Sarda

No abstract provided.


Taking Our Expertise Into The Trenches: Consulting On Writing In Law Practice, E. Joan Blum May 2006

Taking Our Expertise Into The Trenches: Consulting On Writing In Law Practice, E. Joan Blum

E. Joan Blum

No abstract provided.


The Intercultural Exploration, Evangeline Sarda May 2006

The Intercultural Exploration, Evangeline Sarda

Evangeline Sarda

No abstract provided.


Collateral Damage In Defense Of Timothy Mcveigh, Randall Coyne May 2006

Collateral Damage In Defense Of Timothy Mcveigh, Randall Coyne

Randall Coyne

No abstract provided.


Teaching Legal Research Analytically, E. Joan Blum, Karen Beck Apr 2006

Teaching Legal Research Analytically, E. Joan Blum, Karen Beck

E. Joan Blum

No abstract provided.


Conducted A Workshop On Legal Writing For Summer Associates, E. Joan Blum Apr 2006

Conducted A Workshop On Legal Writing For Summer Associates, E. Joan Blum

E. Joan Blum

No abstract provided.


Negotiating Meaning Of Authority And Justice, Evangeline Sarda Mar 2006

Negotiating Meaning Of Authority And Justice, Evangeline Sarda

Evangeline Sarda

No abstract provided.


Identity And/In Law Firm Culture, Evangeline Sarda Mar 2006

Identity And/In Law Firm Culture, Evangeline Sarda

Evangeline Sarda

No abstract provided.


Law And The Fabric Of The Everyday: Settlement Houses, Sociological Jurisprudence, And The Gendering Of Urban Legal Culture, Felice J. Batlan Jan 2006

Law And The Fabric Of The Everyday: Settlement Houses, Sociological Jurisprudence, And The Gendering Of Urban Legal Culture, Felice J. Batlan

Felice J Batlan

This Article argues that at the turn of the twentieth century, settlement houses were particularly important and vibrant legal sites, in which women settlement workers played groundbreaking and multiple legal roles.' Settlement houses created a geographical and intellectual space where diverse parties participated in analyzing, examining, discussing, popularizing, producing, and reforming law. More broadly, settlement houses were part of a rich and prolific urban legal environment that produced and prompted legal innovation and experimentation. Surprisingly, however, legal scholars have almost entirely neglected the groundbreaking legal work that settlement houses performed. Such neglect results in an impoverished understanding of fin-de-siecle legal ...


Group Dynamics Workshop, Evangeline Sarda Dec 2005

Group Dynamics Workshop, Evangeline Sarda

Evangeline Sarda

No abstract provided.


[Contributing Author], Jane Gionfriddo Dec 2005

[Contributing Author], Jane Gionfriddo

Jane Kent Gionfriddo

The aim of the Sourcebook on Legal Writing Programs establishes the parameters and common features that define successful programs for teaching legal writing skills in law school and to help improve the quality of legal writing programs across the country. The Sourcebook is the primary reference source for those designing, directing and teaching in legal writing programs.


Law As A Healing Profession: The “Comprehensive Law Movement”, Susan Daicoff Dec 2005

Law As A Healing Profession: The “Comprehensive Law Movement”, Susan Daicoff

Susan Daicoff

No abstract provided.


Emancipation Through Secularization: French Feminist Views Of Muslim Women’S Condition In Interwar Algeria, Sara L. Kimble Dec 2005

Emancipation Through Secularization: French Feminist Views Of Muslim Women’S Condition In Interwar Algeria, Sara L. Kimble

Sara L Kimble

Cet article examine la condition des musulmanes algériennes telle que vue par des féministes françaises entre les deux guerres mondiales. Une série de colloques nationaux et internationaux dans la région méditerranéenne analysa les limitations imposées sur les filles et les femmes musulmanes par la tradition patriarcale et s'adressa au gouvernement pour demander des réformes. Cet article démontre que ces féministes françaises approuvaient la « mission civilisatrice » de la France et conseillaient des mesures visant la modernisation, « le progrès » et la laïcité en Algérie. Alors que ces féministes orientalistes critiquaient le Code Civil de 1804 comme une source de l'inégalité ...


Living With The Bologna Process: Recommendations To The German Legal Education Community From A U.S. Perspective, Laurel S. Terry Dec 2005

Living With The Bologna Process: Recommendations To The German Legal Education Community From A U.S. Perspective, Laurel S. Terry

Laurel S. Terry

The Bologna Process is a dramatic development that is less than ten years old, but already it has significantly reshaped higher education in Germany and in Europe. This article is based on my research regarding the history and objectives of the Bologna Process and Bologna Process implementation in Germany. It contains my reflections about the Bologna Process and German legal education and my recommendations to the German legal education community.