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Writing Labs: Commenting On Student Work-In-Progress, E. Joan Blum Nov 1999

Writing Labs: Commenting On Student Work-In-Progress, E. Joan Blum

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

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Audiotaped Critiques Of Written Work, Elisabeth A. Keller Nov 1999

Audiotaped Critiques Of Written Work, Elisabeth A. Keller

Boston College Law School Faculty Papers

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Legal Education, Professionalism, And The Public Interest, Alfred C. Aman Jr. Oct 1999

Legal Education, Professionalism, And The Public Interest, Alfred C. Aman Jr.

Alfred Aman Jr. (1991-2002)

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Speaking Truth To Powerlessness, Howard Lesnick Jan 1999

Speaking Truth To Powerlessness, Howard Lesnick

Faculty Scholarship at Penn Law

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The First Women Members Of The Supreme Court Bar, 1879-1900, Mary Clark Jan 1999

The First Women Members Of The Supreme Court Bar, 1879-1900, Mary Clark

Articles in Law Reviews & Other Academic Journals

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Emotional Intelligence And Legal Education, Marjorie A. Silver Jan 1999

Emotional Intelligence And Legal Education, Marjorie A. Silver

Scholarly Works

The traditional knowledge-based law school curriculum is slowly giving way to one that increasingly exposes students to various lawyering skills. Nonetheless, legal educators are generally averse — or at best ill equipped — to support that training with the empathic and psychological skills good lawyering demands. The author discusses how emotional intelligence is essential to good lawyering and argues that it can and should be cultivated in law school. The article draws upon three examples of popular culture to explore both the absence and possibilities of interpersonal intelligence in the practice of law. The author also describes her own law school's ...