22. February 2013 10:30
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Shapo's Law School Without Fear: Strategies for Success, 3d
Legal Reasoning (pages 63 - 75)
--Inductive Reasoning (page 63)
--Synthesizing Cases (page 65)
--Exceptions to Rules (or New Rules) (page 67)
--Applying General Rules: Deduction (page 68)
--Reasoning By Analogy (page 70)
--Distinguishing Cases (page 72)
--Alternative Arguments (page 73)
--Being Relevant (page 74)
--The Use of Hypotheticals (page 75)
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