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Jay M. Feinman serves as Distinguished Professor of Law at Rutgers University School of Law, Camden. He is the author of five previous books, including 1001 Legal Words and Un-Making Law: The Conservative Campaign to Roll Back the Common Law.
"An engaging introduction to just about every aspect of law."---The American Lawyer

"All the benefits of that first year of law school without the tedium, the terror, and the sleep deprivation.... These legal lessons are presented in a style nearly always engaging and very often humorous."---Jurist

"An entertaining and informative introduction to the law....For journalists, those interested in the law, and fans of television law dramas, this book should be required reading."---Library Journal

"A layperson's introduction to the legal subjects that assault every first-year law student. From constitutional law to contracts to Dickensian procedures that guide civil suits, the book gives an approachable overview of the cases and concepts that combine to form our legal system." Newark Star-Ledger

"Though the book is aimed at laypersons, it offers a good refresher course to update legal practitioners and paraprofessionals in areas where they do not specialize. A good read overall for those interested in the law."---Booklist

"Law 101 attempts to teach you how to think like a lawyer-without requiring that you dedicate three years and tens of thousands of dollars to the task. The result? A practical book that is also a pleasure to read."---The Trenton Times

The first two editions of the best-selling Law 101 provided readers with a vividly written and indispensable portrait of our nation's legal system. Now, in this third edition, Jay M. Feinman offers a fully updated survey of American law that incorporates fresh material on 2009 Supreme Court cases, the legal response to the war on terror (including the Guantanamo detainees and electronic surveillance), and to the latest developments in Internet law.

In a book brimming with legal puzzles, interesting anecdotes, and thought-provoking questions, Jay M. Feinman's clear introduction to the law provides us with a solid understanding of the American legal tradition and covers the...

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ISBN 9780195395136
Genre LAW / General
Format Hardcover
Pages 363
Publisher Date 2010-06-11 00:00:00.0
Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Copyright Year 2010
Height 10.0 in
Wdth 6.75 in
Thickness 1.5 in
Unit weight 1.4 lb
Language English
Subtitle Everything You Need to Know About American Law
Series Name Law 101
Edition Number 3
Audience General/trade
Authors Feinman, Jay M.
Country of Origin United States

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