Generating Interest, Enthusiasm, and Opportunity for Scholarship: How Law Schools and Law Firms Can Create a Community and Culture Supportive of Scholarship

12 Pages Posted: 17 Jan 2012 Last revised: 31 Dec 2012

Judith M. Stinson

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law

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Date Written: September 15, 2011

Abstract

Legal scholarship educates. The goal of this essay is to help lawyers and academics interested in improving legal writing create more scholarship. By creating a culture where scholarship is the norm — where scholarship is both an expected product of our intellectual pursuits and an expected creator of knowledge in the field — we can increase overall scholarly activities as well as our professional satisfaction.

Keywords: Scholarship, Legal Writing

Suggested Citation

Stinson, Judith M., Generating Interest, Enthusiasm, and Opportunity for Scholarship: How Law Schools and Law Firms Can Create a Community and Culture Supportive of Scholarship (September 15, 2011). Legal Communication & Rhetoric: JALWD, Vol. 9, 2012, Forthcoming. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1986327

Judith M. Stinson (Contact Author)

Arizona State University (ASU) - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law ( email )

Box 877906
Tempe, AZ 85287-7906
United States

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