Guide to International Legal Research

Guide to International Legal Research
Author: George Washington Journal of International Law and Economics
Publsiher: Butterworth Legal Pub
Total Pages: 400
Release: 1990
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Comparative law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Guide to International Legal Research Book Excerpt:

Previously published as a double issue of the journal in v. 20, no. 1-2.

Guide to International Legal Research

Guide to International Legal Research
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2007
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Comparative law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Guide to International Legal Research

Guide to International Legal Research
Author: LexisNexis Matthew Bender
Publsiher: Lexis Nexis
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2003
ISBN: 9780327163121
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Guide to International Legal Research 2nd Ed

Guide to International Legal Research  2nd Ed
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 335
Release: 1996
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: International law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Research Methods in International Law

Research Methods in International Law
Author: Deplano, Rossana,Tsagourias, Nicholas
Publsiher: Edward Elgar Publishing
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2021-07-31
ISBN: 1788972368
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Research Methods in International Law Book Excerpt:

This timely Handbook contains a wide-ranging overview of the diverse research methods used within international law. Providing an insightful examination of how international legal knowledge is analysed and adopted, this Handbook offers the reader a deeper understanding on the role and place of research methods in international legal theory, reasoning and practice.

Guide to International Legal Research

Guide to International Legal Research
Author: LexisNexis Matthew Bender (Firm),George Washington Journal of International Law and Economics
Publsiher: Lexis Pub
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2002
ISBN: 9780327162407
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Concise Guide to Legal Research and Writing

Concise Guide to Legal Research and Writing
Author: Deborah E. Bouchoux
Publsiher: Wolters Kluwer
Total Pages: 512
Release: 2016-10-25
ISBN: 1454873345
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Concise Guide to Legal Research and Writing Book Excerpt:

Noted author Deborah Bouchoux's Concise Guide to Legal Research and Writing is a shorter legal research and writing text that provides a building-block approach to the fundamentals of legal research and writing. This clear, well-organized text is designed for the introductory legal research and writing course for paralegal students. Bouchoux covers Legal Research and Legal Writing in a concise and pragmatic manner, making it ideal for abbreviated legal research and writing courses and online courses. All-new research assignments in each chapter give students practice with both conventional print resources and online sources. Helpful charts, diagrams, and sample pages from research resources help students understand complex topics. In addition, Practice Tips in each chapter offer realistic and helpful suggestions for workplace success and Ethics notes are included throughout the book. Using Shepard’s in Print Form, a Sample Legal Memorandum and a Sample Court Brief are included in the appendices. Key Features: New research assignments Chapter 3 (Statutory Law) includes a discussion of the new titles added to the United States Code Discussion of the new website GovInfo for free, official, and authenticated documents from all three branches of the government Discussion of new sources for conducting research, such as the Law Review Commons (Chapter 6), which provides free access to thousands of law review articles. Discussion of new tools such as Lexis for Microsoft Office and Thomson Reuters’s Drafting Assistant Extensively revised discussion of computer-assisted legal research in Chapter 8 New information on practical concerns in citing to the Internet in Chapter 9 Revamped discussion of citation form (Chapter 10) The information relating to Shepardizing using print volumes of Shepard’s has been moved from Chapter 11 to its own back-of-the-book Appendix Information on new research management tools such as Zotero, Juris-M, and Evernote An in-depth Instructor’s Manual includes an overview of the text, sample syllabi, tips on teaching strategies, chapter-by-chapter resource information, answer keys for all assignments, and a Test Bank.

Selected International Human Rights Instruments and Bibliography for Research on International Human Rights Law

Selected International Human Rights Instruments and Bibliography for Research on International Human Rights Law
Author: David Weissbrodt,Joan Fitzpatrick,Frank C. Newman,Marci Hoffman,Mary Rumsey
Publsiher: LexisNexis
Total Pages: 748
Release: 2009-08-14
ISBN: 0327178477
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Selected International Human Rights Instruments and Bibliography for Research on International Human Rights Law Book Excerpt:

This comprehensive documentary supplement contains selected international human rights instruments, including: • United Nations Documents • Other United Nations Instruments • Regional Instruments • U.S. Reservations, Declarations, and Understandings • Selected U.S. Legislation This volume also contains a bibliography for research on international human rights law, including entries for: • Human Rights Instruments (compilations of, status of, and legislative history of) • Human Rights Case Law, Jurisprudence, Decisions, and Digests • Research Guides on the Major Human Rights Instruments • Refugee Law • Economic Issues • International Criminal Tribunals • Research Guides and Bibliographies • Book and Periodical Indexes • Electronic Sources

International and Foreign Legal Research

International and Foreign Legal Research
Author: Marci Hoffman,Mary Rumsey
Publsiher: BRILL
Total Pages: 342
Release: 2008
ISBN: 1571053123
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

International and Foreign Legal Research Book Excerpt:

A special course adoption price is available for an order of six or more copies from a university bookstore. Contact [email protected] or [email protected] and Foreign Legal Research: A Coursebook, by Marci Hoffman and Mary Rumsey, now in a second, revised edition, is designed for classes in foreign and international legal research. Following a general section on basic concepts, topics covered in the book range from treaty research to chapters on particular subjects of international law. Coverage also includes chapters on researching foreign and comparative law as well as major international organizations, including the UN and the EU. International and Foreign Legal Research offers a possible roadmap for structuring a class in international and foreign legal research while also serving as a tool for quick look-ups when a researcher requires direction on a topic or information on a source.Developed for use in legal research courses, International and Foreign Legal Research is an invaluable resource for librarians, students, law professors, and other researchers in the research of foreign and international law."

International Law

International Law
Author: Boleslaw Adam Boczek
Publsiher: Scarecrow Press
Total Pages: 477
Release: 2005
ISBN: 9780810850781
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

International Law Book Excerpt:

International Law: A Dictionary is a pathbreaking study of the development of international law from the earliest times to the present for students, scholars, legal professionals, and other interested readers. Combining the features of a brief encyclopedic dictionary and a textbook, readers are acquainted with the basic tenets of public international law. Preceding the main text are a list of acronyms and abbreviations, a glossary of Latin phrases, a chronology of major developments, a table of cases with references to entries and a list of the 373 entries. Numerous cross-references lead the reader to relevant entries, and the abundant references to primary sources, mostly treaties and court cases, enable the reader to locate research materials. The selected bibliography includes books, research aids, textbooks, and casebooks as well as recent books on special international law topics.

International Law Research Guide

International Law Research Guide
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 1989
ISBN: 9780835228794
Category: International law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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A Subject Guide to Quality Web Sites

A Subject Guide to Quality Web Sites
Author: Paul R. Burden
Publsiher: Scarecrow Press
Total Pages: 778
Release: 2010-07-17
ISBN: 9780810876958
Category: Reference
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Subject Guide to Quality Web Sites Book Excerpt:

The Web is always moving, always changing. As some Web sites come, others go, but the most effective sites have been well established. A Subject Guide to Quality Web Sites provides a list of key web sites in various disciplines that will assist researchers with a solid starting point for their queries. The sites included in this collection are stable and have librarian tested high-quality information: the most important attribute information can have.

The Lawyer s Almanac 2017 IL

The Lawyer s Almanac 2017  IL
Author: Wolters Kluwer Editorial Staff
Publsiher: Wolters Kluwer
Total Pages: 1240
Release: 2016-12-07
ISBN: 1454871288
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Lawyer s Almanac 2017 IL Book Excerpt:

The Lawyer's Almanac provides vital facts and figures on the courts, government, law schools, lawyers, and their work and organizations. Complete and up-to-date, it is the standard reference guide on the American legal scene and is useful for attorneys, law librarians, judges, law students, journalists, and anyone who needs quick access to information on the legal profession. The Lawyer's Almanac reflects the size and density of the legal profession. It includes a detailed listing of the nation's 700 largest law firms, along with their contact information, data on law firm finances, and detailed statistical analysis of corporate attorney compensation.

Law on the Web

Law on the Web
Author: Stuart Stein
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 208
Release: 2014-09-25
ISBN: 1317904702
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Law on the Web Book Excerpt:

Law on the Web is ideal for anyone who wants to access Law Internet resources quickly and efficiently without becoming an IT expert. The emphasis throughout is on the location of high quality law Internet resources for learning, teaching and research, from among the billions of publicly accessible Web pages. The book is structured so that it will be found useful by both beginners and intermediate level users, and be of continuing use over the course of higher education studies. In addition to extensive coverage on locating files and Web sites, Part III provides a substantial and annotated list of high quality resources for law students.

Guide to International Legal Research

Guide to International Legal Research
Author: George Washington Journal of International Law and E
Publsiher: MICHIE
Total Pages: 400
Release: 1993
ISBN: 9781562573201
Category: Electronic Book
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Globalization and the Challenges of a New Century

Globalization and the Challenges of a New Century
Author: Patrick O'Meara,Howard D. Mehlinger,Matthew Krain,Roxana Ma Newman
Publsiher: Indiana University Press
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2000-06-22
ISBN: 0253028183
Category: Political Science
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Globalization and the Challenges of a New Century Book Excerpt:

"If you want to catch up on some of the best articles written about globalisation since the topic became fashionable several years ago, this reader is the place to start." —The Economist A blue ribbon collection of major articles and position papers on the concept of globalization. By bringing together a number of major thinkers and different perspectives, this book provides a broad introduction to the topic and lays the groundwork for an interdisciplinary collaborative dialogue. Contributors include Kofi Annan, Benjamin Barber, Francis Fukuyama, Samuel Huntington, Robert Kaplan, Paul Kennedy, Walter Lacqueur, Bill McKibben, Lester Thurow, and Jeffrey Sachs.

A Guide to Global Private International Law

A Guide to Global Private International Law
Author: Paul Beaumont,Jayne Holliday
Publsiher: Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages: 664
Release: 2022-05-05
ISBN: 1509932097
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A Guide to Global Private International Law Book Excerpt:

This book provides a substantial overview of the discipline of private international law viewed from a global perspective. The guide is divided into 4 key sections. Theory Institutional and Conceptual Framework Issues Civil and Commercial Law (apart from Family Law) Family Law Each chapter is written by a leading expert(s). The chapters address specific areas/aspects of private international law and consider the existing global solutions and the possibilities of improving/creating them. Where appropriate, the chapters are co-authored by experts from different legal perspectives in order to achieve as balanced a picture as possible. The range of contributions includes authors from Europe, North America, Latin America, Africa, Asia and Oceania. An essential resource for academics, practitioners and students alike.

Essays on International Law

Essays on International Law
Author: Graeme Baber
Publsiher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Total Pages: 465
Release: 2017-01-06
ISBN: 144386093X
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Essays on International Law Book Excerpt:

This book contains ten writings on different aspects of international law, each of them cross-referenced, in instances in which information in one is relevant to points made in another. The first essay considers the character of the subject, and its relation to other entities of relevance to it, such as its compatibility with national law and its relation to maritime law. The second one considers different types of legal instruments in settings of international law, and explains how to read a multilateral convention, using the Convention for the International Sale of Goods as an example. The third part discusses the characteristics of a state and the concept of recognition, the fourth reviews the various roles that institutions take in international law, concentrating in particular on major regional organisations, and the fifth explores the extent to which the World Trade Organisation and the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade provide for developing countries. Essay Six summarises the framework for international labour law and investigates its contents and workings, then the seventh considers which countries predominate in the running of international institutions. The eighth paper explores how regional entities might co-operate with international institutions in the harmonisation of the law, and the ninth one investigates the place of negotiation as a method of international dispute resolution. Finally, the tenth essay considers the past, present and future of international law, and reviews especially the role of language.

Guide To International Legal Research 2010

Guide To International Legal Research 2010
Author: George Washington University Law School International Law Review
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2011-04-01
ISBN: 9781422481387
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Legal Research Explained

Legal Research Explained
Author: Deborah E. Bouchoux
Publsiher: Wolters Kluwer
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2016-10-25
ISBN: 1454883510
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Legal Research Explained Book Excerpt:

Legal Research Explained provides a building-block approach to the fundamentals of legal research for paralegal students. The fundamentals of legal research for paralegal students. The text is divided into five separate sections, as follows: 1) conducting legal research using primary authorities; 2) conducting legal research using secondary authorities and other research aids; 3) electronic and computer resources; 4) legal citation form and validating authorities; and 5) "putting it all together," providing a final overview of the legal research process. Although based on the legal research section of author Deborah Bouchoux's highly successful Legal Research and Writing for Paralegals, the material in Legal Research Explained is modified and condensed to fit a legal research-only course. All-new research assignments in each chapter give students practice with both conventional print resources and on-line sources. Helpful charts, diagrams, and sample pages from research resources help students understand complex topics. In addition, Practice Tips in each chapter offer realistic and helpful suggestions for workplace success and Ethics notes are included throughout the book. Key Features: New research assignments New practice tips in several chapters Discussion of new titles added to the United States Code Discussion of new website GovInfo for free, official, and authenticated documents from all three branches of the government. Discussion of new sources for conducting research, such as the Law Review Commons (Chapter 6), which provides free access to thousands of law review articles. Discussion of new tools such as Lexis for Microsoft Office and Thomson Reuters's Drafting Assistant Extensively revised discussion of computer-assisted legal research in Chapter 8 New information on practical concerns in citing to the Internet in Chapter 9 Revamped discussion of citation form (Chapter 10) The information relating to Shepardizing using print volumes of Shepard's has been moved from Chapter 11 to its own back-of-the-book Appendix Information on new research management tools such as Zotero, Juris-M, and Evernote An in-depth Instructor's Manual includes an overview of the text, sample syllabi, tips on teaching strategies, chapter-by-chapter resource information, answer keys for all assignments, and a Test Bank.