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Legal Terminology


Robert J. Glidewell, J. D.

2009. 368 pages. ISBN: 978-0-7355-7697-1.
Instructor’s Manual with Test Bank, Sample Exams,
Lesson Plans and PowerPoint slides.
(Ancillary materials also included on CD-ROM.)

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About the Book

Legal Terminology offers clear definitions, examples, and summaries.  A wealth of engaging exercises reinforce learning and relate new terms and concepts to real life — making it ideal for any introductory course.

Concise and student-friendly, Legal Terminology features:

  • a text and workbook combination that includes definitions, spelling, and usage of legal terms and concepts in context
  • short sections and summaries in each chapter that reflect a user-friendly, step-by-step approach
  • an intuitive organization that draws sensible connections among topics
  • clear, well-written definitions of legal terms
  • summary proceedings that provide a quick chapter review
  • examples—many drawn from real cases—that relate terms and concepts to real events
  • exercises in the workbook component that reinforce proper use of terms
  • useful summary materials that include a Case Analysis, practice Mid-Term exam, and practice Final Exam
  • coverage of legal ethics, legal research and writing, and constitutional law

Legal Terminology has the coverage you want, logically organized and thoughtfully presented to create context, provide teaching opportunities, and reinforce learning.