How to Teach Algorithms to Legal Research Students

28 Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research & Writing 73 (2020)

BYU Law Research Paper No. 20-30

5 Pages Posted: 18 Nov 2020 Last revised: 11 May 2022

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Annalee Hickman Pierson

Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School

Date Written: September 1, 2020

Abstract

This Article calls for legal research professors to include in their curriculum the role of algorithms in electronic legal research. It also includes recommendations for readings, lecture content, and assignments when teaching about algorithms.

Keywords: legal research, algorithms, legal education, pedagogy

Suggested Citation

Hickman Pierson, Annalee, How to Teach Algorithms to Legal Research Students (September 1, 2020). 28 Perspectives: Teaching Legal Research & Writing 73 (2020), BYU Law Research Paper No. 20-30, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3731127

Annalee Hickman Pierson (Contact Author)

Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School ( email )

430 JRCB
Brigham Young University
Provo, UT 84602
United States

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