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Wednesday, September 14, 2005

The Socratic Method: The Scandal of American Legal Education

I wrote on this subject here quite some time ago, but with a new school year underway, perhaps it's worth revisiting.

http://leiterlawschool.typepad.com/leiter/2005/09/the_socratic_me.html

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» 1L memories: the Socratic Method from Unlearned Hand
Brian Lieter raises some criticism of the Socratic Method, with which I agree, here (he resurrected this post from here). Ethan Leib, of PrawfsBlawg, responds here, with: [P]ure lecturing would be a disservice to students. . .We are, in short, [Read More]

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