For Law Students, Business Students, Students of Public Policy or International Relations this book is a must! The Tools of Argument provides a wealth of practical knowledge in a concise and readable form. It will enhance your understanding of foundational legal tenets and give you skills that you can put into practice right now, in the classroom . . . and beyond.
Students of Law will benefit from:
A unique "critical thinking" perspective that will enhance your learning in all your courses – from constitutional law, to legal methods, to torts.
An enhanced capacity to develop tight, winning arguments to engage your professors and your peers
A practical guide to accelerating your success in the law firm, court room or board room.
Students in Business, Public Policy, International Relations and other fields will gain useful insights, including:
Why legal thinking is effective
How to develop strong arguments and counter those of others
More than 50 tools of argument grounded in legal principles of procedure, interpretation, precedent, evidence, and more.