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On the Battlefield of Merit: Harvard Law School, the First Century

Daniel R. Coquillette, Bruce A. Kimball
Format
Book
Published
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2015.
Language
English
ISBN
9780674967663, 0674967666
Contents
  • English and continental roots of American legal education
  • American antecedents of Harvard Law School
  • Founding a university professional school of law
  • School saved
  • Joseph Story's law school in the young republic
  • Greenleaf transition
  • Gathering storm
  • Civil war and aftermath
  • Dean Langdell, first casebooks, and Justice Holmes
  • Curricular and pedagogical revolution
  • Creating the "new system" of legal education
  • Paths of four students
  • "New system," triumphant and invidious
  • Students of color at Harvard Law School
  • Beloved Dean Ames.
Description
xi, 666 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Technical Details
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