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2 Jan 1997 through 20 Feb 2017

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1 37,545 Information for Submitting Articles to Law Reviews & Journals
Allen Rostron and Nancy Levit
University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law and University of Missouri at Kansas City - School of Law
Date posted to database: 31 Mar 2009
Last Revised: 16 Jan 2017
2 10,001 Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be...Lawyers
Herwig J. Schlunk
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Date posted to database: 31 Oct 2009
Last Revised: 12 Jan 2010
3 9,926 Federal Student Loan Repayment Assistance for Public Interest Lawyers and Other Employees of Governments and Nonprofit Organizations
Philip G. Schrag
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 15 Sep 2007
Last Revised: 30 Jan 2014
4 9,042 Logic for Law Students: How to Think Like a Lawyer
Ruggero J. Aldisert, Stephen Clowney and Jeremy Peterson
United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, University of Arkansas - School of Law and Arnold & Porter LLP
Date posted to database: 2 Mar 2007
Last Revised: 28 Jun 2014
5 7,212 Beyond the Hart/Dworkin Debate: The Methodology Problem in Jurisprudence
Brian Leiter
University of Chicago
Date posted to database: 23 Mar 2005
Last Revised: 8 Apr 2005
6 6,690 Constitutional Curiosities: a Twenty-One Question Scavenger Hunt
James Ming Chen
Michigan State University - College of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Sep 2006
Last Revised: 27 Feb 2007
7 5,897 Ranking Law Schools, 2015: Student Aptitude, Employment Outcome, and Law Review Citations
Alfred L. Brophy
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - School of Law
Date posted to database: 1 Jul 2015
Last Revised: 25 Jul 2015
8 5,626 What Courses Should Law Students Take? Harvard's Largest Employers Weigh In
John C. Coates, IV, Jesse M. Fried and Kathryn E. Spier
Harvard Law School, Harvard Law School and Harvard University - Law School - Faculty
Date posted to database: 20 Feb 2014
Last Revised: 23 Nov 2014
9 5,055 Law School Rankings
Richard A. Posner
University of Chicago Law School
Date posted to database: 21 Apr 2005
Last Revised: 8 Dec 2012
10 5,197 The Cat in the Microwave? (Die Katze in der Mikrowelle?)
Georg Wenglorz and Patrick S. Ryan
Independent and Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) - Interdisciplinary Center for Law and Information Technology (ICRI)
Date posted to database: 3 Jan 2004
Last Revised: 29 Jan 2004

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22 Dec 2016 through 20 Feb 2017

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1 323 Helicopter Professors
Emily Grant
Washburn University School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017
2 317 Beyond Learning Objectives: A Taxonomy to Maximize Outcomes
Hillary Burgess
Charlotte School of Law
Date posted to database: 13 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
3 135 Philosophical Legal Ethics: An Affectionate History
David J. Luban and W. Bradley Wendel
Georgetown University Law Center and Cornell University - School of Law
Date posted to database: 8 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017
4 125 Can Practicing Mindfulness Improve Lawyer Decision-Making, Ethics, and Leadership?
Peter H. Huang
University of Colorado Law School
Date posted to database: 31 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 2 Feb 2017
5 111 Spaced Repetition: A Method for Learning More Law in Less Time
Gabriel H. Teninbaum
Suffolk University Law School
Date posted to database: 7 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 19 Jan 2017
6 104 Fostering Ethical Professional Identity in Tax: Using the Traditional Tax Classroom
Heather M. Field
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Date posted to database: 17 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017
7 65 Off-the-Shelf Formative Assessments to Help Each Student Develop Toward a Professional Formation/Ethical Professional Identity Learning Outcome of an Internalized Commitment to the Student's Own Professional Development
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Date posted to database: 3 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 3 Feb 2017
8 65 Formation-of-an-Ethical-Professional-Identity (Professionalism) Learning Outcomes and E-Portfolio Formative Assessments
Neil W. Hamilton
University of St. Thomas School of Law (Minnesota)
Date posted to database: 3 Feb 2017
Last Revised: 9 Feb 2017
9 45 The Google Effect, Multitasking, and Lost Linearity: What We Should Do
Patrick Meyer
University of Detroit Mercy - School of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 25 Jan 2017
10 38 The Rule of Law and Legal Education: Do They Still Connect?
John Flood
Griffith University Law School
Date posted to database: 6 Jan 2017
Last Revised: 8 Feb 2017





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