Linda H. Edwards

University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

E.L. Cord Foundation Professor of Law

4505 South Maryland Parkway

Box 451003

Las Vegas, NV 89154

United States

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Scholarly Papers (14)

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Once Upon a Time in Law: Myth, Metaphor, and Authority

Tennessee Law Review, Vol. 77, p. 883, 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-02
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Aug 2009 Last Revised: 06 Feb 2011
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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myth, metaphor, archetype, narrative

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The Past, Presence, and Future of Legal Writing Scholarship: Rhetoric, Voice, and Community

Journal of Legal Writing, Vol. 16, p. 521, 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-13
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 May 2010 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2010
Linda L. Berger, Linda H. Edwards and Terrill Pollman
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Speaking of Stories and Law

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 13, 2016, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Nov 2016
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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storytelling, rhetoric, narrative scholarship, narrative reasoning

Speaking of Stories and Law

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 13, 2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Dec 2016
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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legal writing, narrative, storytelling

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A Writing Life

Mercer Law Review, Vol. 61, p. 867, 2010, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-27
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 30 Apr 2010 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2010
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Scholarship, Legal Writing

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Where Do the Prophets Stand?: Hamdi, Myth, and the Master's Tools

Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal, Vol. 13, No. 1, p. 43, Fall-Winter 2013
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 May 2013 Last Revised: 13 Sep 2014
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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narrative, critical theory, myth, terrorism, metaphor, popular culture, rhetoric

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Book Review: 'The Good Lawyer: Seeking Quality in the Practice of Law'

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 11, p. 185, Fall 2014, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 16 Sep 2014
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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legal education, legal writing, negotiation, dispute resolution, clinical law teaching and practice

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Legal Writing: A Doctrinal Course

Savannah Law Review, Vol. 1, p. 1, 2013, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper Series
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Sep 2013 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2014
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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legal writing, legal education, doctrinal, skills, experiential, lawyering, practice

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Telling Stories in the Supreme Court: Voices Briefs and the Role of Democracy in Constitutional Deliberation

Yale Journal of Law & Feminism, Vol. 29, No. 1, 2017, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 22 Sep 2017
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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constitution, abortion, legal rhetoric, Supreme Court, discrimination, civil procedure, amicus brief, women, feminism

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The Trouble with Categories: What Theory Can Teach Us about the Doctrine-Skills Divide

Journal of Legal Education, Vol. 64, No. 2, p. 181, November 2014, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2015
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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rhetoric, legal education, cognition, legal history, legal writing, clinical law, alternative dispute resolution, negotiation, Carnegie Report

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Advocacy as an Exercise in Virtue: Lawyering, Bad Facts, and Furman's High-Stakes Dilemma

Mercer Law Review, Vol. 66, p. 425, 2015, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 Feb 2016
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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capital punsihment, death penalty, virtue ethics, Jack Sammons, Aikens

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The Humanities in the Law School Curriculum: Courtship and Consummation

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 21, 2016, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 23 Sep 2016
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Legal Education, Experiential Learning, Langdell, Humanities, Liberal Arts, Legal Realism, Law School, Redemptive Violence, Hamdi v. Rumsfeld

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Hearing Voices: Non-Party Stories in Abortion and Gay Rights Advocacy

2015 Mich. St. L. Rev. 1327, UNLV William S. Boyd School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 06 May 2016
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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Voices brief, amicus brief, Thornburgh v. American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists, reproductive rights, LGBT rights

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The Convergence of Analogical and Dialectic Imaginations in Legal Discourse

The Legal Studies Forum, Vol. 20, No. 1, p. 7, 1996
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Sep 2014
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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legal discourse, narrative, legal practice, hermeneutics, jurisgenesis

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Scholarship by Legal Writing Professors: New Voices in the Legal Academy

11 J. Leg. Writing 3, 2005
Posted: 04 Feb 2016
Linda H. Edwards and Terrill Pollman
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law and University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law

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legal writing, legal scholarship, promotion and tenure, law school

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 5
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Book Review: Nancy Levit & Doug Linder, the Good Lawyer: Seeking Quality in the Practice of Law

Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 11, 2014
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Oct 2014
Linda H. Edwards
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law
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